Student Activity 2
the Classroom Duck
by Susan Clymer
Taking care of a baby duckling is serious business. Many people wouldn't know what to do with a baby duck. What would it eat? drink? need for water?
You are going to write a manual for caring for baby ducks. Using the KidPix Slide Show programs, design 6 to 10 slides that show someone how to care for baby ducks.
After reading the book, Scrawny the Classroom Duck, visit some of the sites below to find information on how to care for orphan ducks.
What to do when you find a baby duckling
Is the baby bird really an orphan?
How It Will Be Graded
Your KidPix Slide Show will be graded on:
*Information given about the care of the duck
*Presentation of Slide Show:
- how well it engages the audience
- is it clear and understandable
-does it use appropiate language
-all group members contribute
-everyone takes turns.
-has 6 - 10 slides
-with transition between slides
-voice recording describing the slide.
to Scrawny main