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Mrs. O'Brien's Class - DInosaur Research

Dinosaur Research Projects 2019

Students researched dinosaurs during library class and learned about their habitat, diet, behavior and where their fossils were located. They used a website and a database to find information and learned how to take notes and write sentences about their dinosaurs. They also learned about sources and giving credit to the information they used in their projects. Students were required to create a digital book using an online tool called Book Creator to share their knew knowlegde. Check them out, they are AWESOME!!
T-Rex by William & Eden Ankylosaurus by Vanessa & Abby Parasaurolophus by Ryder & Wyatt Stegosaurus by Asher & Vivienne Iguanodon by Adaline & Oksana
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Tyrannosaurus rex
   
Ankylosaurus
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Parasaurolophus

Stegosaurus
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Iguanodon
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Troodon by Keelyn & Kayleigh
Gallimimus by Gage & Emily
Velociraptor by Carlton & Kierra Torosaurus by Jack & Kai  


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Gallimimus
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Velociraptor
Torosaurus
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Mustang Mini Researchers
The purpose of this research project is to provide enrichment to students. The students learned about the research process; I Wonder...(Asking a question), I Find... (Getting the info you need), I Evaluate... (Understanding what you've found) and I Share...(Telling others what you learned). Students were required to take notes and create a story about a topic of their choice. The chose to use the iPad and an App called My Story. Students used non-fiction books,websites, or databases to find information. They learned how to use copyright free images and how to give credit to the sources they used in their projects.
Fancy Flowers by Hailey! Rockin' Reptiles by Griffin!

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Mini Mustang Research Group 2016
Non-Fiction Poetry Vokis
The purpose of this research project is to provide enrichment to students. The students learned about the research process; Plan, Search, Discover, Create and Share. Students were required to pick a topic of interest, research and record information and write a poem. They chose to record themselves reading their poems using an online tool called a voki at http://www.voki.com/. Students used non-fiction books, websites, or databases to find information. 
Sloth by Mabel

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This research project was a lot of fun to create. The students used a very cool tech tool called Postermywall.com. They created posters about the topics they researched.
Koala Bear by Mabel

Koala Bear by Mabel

 


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