Al Capone Does My Shirts
Students will cut and paste information from http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/history/famous-cases/al-capone into wordle.net. Students will learn about Al Capone from describing words from the Wordle they create.
2 Direct Instruction
Teachers will take students on a virtual field trip to Alcatraz Island.
3 Guided Practice
Students will visit http://www.alcaponedoesmyshirts.com/alcatraz/about.html to explore the following areas.
1. Watch the video on how Al Capone go to Alcatraz
2. Take a quiz on fact vs. fiction.
3. Identify Gangster slang
4. Explore 10 fun facts about Al Capone
4 Independent Practice
Students will portray a news reporter through the Voki platform. Students will include important information they learned about Al Capone and Alcatraz.
Students will browse Destiny Quest (from the district website library) to observe various types of Historical Fiction available in our library. They will read book information and choose which book they would like to read.