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Curriculum
Classifieds
Grade: 5-12
Subject(s): Researching
Required products: MultiMedia Lab V
Materials
  • MultiMedia Lab V
  • Digital Camera (optional)
    Overview
    Students build an interactive classifieds section with linked pages for their school newspaper. Integrate digital photographs if they are available.
    Instructions
    1) Open MultiMedia Lab V. Select "General" and then "800x600 Full Page" template. Click "Create a new application."
    2) For an example of an interactive Classifieds page, students can open "Classifieds" and click "Run." Try clicking on all the buttons to jump to additional pages. Many of the objects are animated, and will move when you click on them.
    3) Backgrounds and clip art can be found in the Gallery. Use the form objects (bottom of the right-hand tool bar) to add in text fields, check boxes, etc.
    4) Click "Run" to see students' work.
    5) Remind students to save often.
    Printable Worksheets
    Mac users: To download, ctrl-click on the worksheet and choose "save link to disk"
  • Classifieds 1
  • Classifieds 2
  • Classifieds 3
  • Classifieds 4
    Downloadable Worksheets
    Mac users: To download, ctrl-click on the worksheet and choose "save link to disk"
  • Classifieds
  • Classifieds (download zip)
    Correlation
    Choose your standard:
    Writing Standard 4: The student gathers and uses information for research purposes.

    Level 2, #7: The student uses strategies to gather and record information for research topics (e.g., uses notes, maps, charts, graphs, tables, and other graphic organizers; paraphrases and summarizes information; gathers direct quotes, provides narrative descriptions)