SIS ninth graders are using iBooks Author as a way to track character development, strengths and weaknesses, and actions for William Golding’s novel, Lord of the Flies.
“I just wanted students to have a place to compile their thinking throughout this novel. Visuals, written and spoken work, and graphic organizers can all be accessed in one place.” – Dorie MacCormack
Here’s a video of what the kids think about using iBooks Author:
Here’s a first draft of one student’s iBook (iBooks format requires transfer to an iPad or other eReader):
LOTF – Jack Kim (pdf format)
LOTF-Jack Kim (iBooks format)