Teacher Review for Book Creator

Amazing way to assess creative collaborative student work, especially for language learning!

Erin D.
Technology coordinator
South Shore Regional School Board
Bridgewater, Canada
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My Subjects English Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, English-Language Learning
My Rating
Learning Scores
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time Less than 5 minutes
Great for Creation
Further application
Small group
Student-driven work
Whole class
Great with Advanced learners
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
As an instructional coach, I support teachers who are using Book Creator as a creation tool. Teachers who have diverse learners find that the apps ability to record voice notes, and use pictures support a wide variety of learners. As well, French teachers are finding a huge benefit in using the app to model language in small books and then having the students model the language back in their own book.
My Take
Book creator is a simple,yet effective tool that engages all learners. My only critique is that the fonts and background choices seem a bit "young" for older students, Gr 9 and up. I have taught students how to use an image as their background to make it a more advanced design.