Telling Stories With Photo Essays: A Guide for PreK-5 Teachers

Telling Stories With Photo Essays: A Guide for PreK-5 Teachers

by Susan A. Conklin Thompson, Kayenta N. Williams
     
 

ISBN-10: 141296458X

ISBN-13: 9781412964586

Pub. Date: 09/30/2009

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This resource offers teachers strategies for helping children create photo essays as a way to communicate their ideas, experiences, and emotions in an authentic and personal way.  See more details below

Overview

This resource offers teachers strategies for helping children create photo essays as a way to communicate their ideas, experiences, and emotions in an authentic and personal way.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412964586
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
09/30/2009
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Introduction
1. Photo Essays and Children
Photography and Expression
Children as Photographers
2. Developing a Photo Essay
Photo Essays
Captions and Photographs Working Together for Voice
Thinking In-Depth About Captions
Timelines
Teachers and Photo Essays
Presentation Formats for Photo Essays
Children Presenting Photo Essays
3. Photographs Tell a Story in History
Creating a Historical Photo Essay: The Freedom Trail
Ideas for Historical Photo Essays
4. Personal History Photo Essays
Sample Personal History Photo Essay
Ideas for Personal History Photo Essays
5. Nature Experience Photo Essays
Sample Nature Photo Essay
Ideas for Nature Photo Essays
6. Field Trip Photo Essays
Sample Field Trip Photo Essay
Ideas for Field Trip Photo Essays
7. Overcoming Traumatic Events
Sample Photo Essay of a Tornado
Ideas for Photo Essays Helping Children Deal With Traumatic Events
8. Career Photo Essays
Sample Career Photo Essay
Ideas for Career Photo Essays
9. Integrating Curriculum Photo Essays
Sample Photo Essay of an Integrated Math Activity
Ideas for Integrated Photo Essays
10. Advocacy Photo Essays
Sample Advocacy Photo Essay on Endangered Animals
Ideas for Advocacy Photo Essays
11. Using Photographs to Interpret the Past; Contributing Author Dr. Gary Fertig
Using Photographs to Evaluate the Historical Significance of Change
Using Photographs to Identify Causes and Effects
Using Photographs to Evoke Empathy
Using Photographs to Initiate Historical Inquiry
Summary and Conclusions
12. Assessment and Rubrics
Resource: Standards Alignment
Bibliography of Suggested Children’s Photo Essay Books
References
Index

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