Friday, August 13, 2010

The Life Cyle of the Jelly Fish "Box Jelly" - Graphic Organizer - Storyboarding Example

I use storyboarding to teach the processes of protein synthesis, photosynthesis, and cellular respiration. I introduce my students to the concept of storyboarding by showing them this American Film Institute video, which can be found at either of these web sites:
However, the above links have now become unavailable.  I'm leaving them in there for reference. 
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I did find a website with a video about storyboarding on this website, even though it is not nearly as good as the original, I does give students ideas about drawing out stories as pictures or cartoons.

For the storyboarding graphic organizers you may visit my previous posts:

Here is an example of a storyboard for the Life Cycle of the "Box Jelly" Jelly Fish:

Here are some examples of books that utilize graphics to teach:
Also, Larry Gonick's cartoon guides are fun and informative:

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