Australia Day STEAM Book Project - FREE
Automatically collect student’s content into Collaborative Cultural books for discussion & celebration of what it means to be Australian in 2021.
Digital books online for 1 year, 100 contributors per book, print on demand.
Teachers sign up free to create their Class’ Collaborative book: 3 min explainer video
Automatically collect students ‘My Australia Day’ stories, photos & art.
Students write directly into their template page and it's automatically formatted in the Class digital book.
Students’ content enriches lessons, share online with community, download PDF & print.
Example 1: Mother’s Day Book - Students contribute a poem & picture of their Mother.
Example 2: My Favourite Food - Students contribute their favourite recipes & cultural stories.
1 hour Class activity - Introduce the FamilyBookform technology
Display example digital books on the smart board or their devices: https://familybookform.com/
Discuss what you want the students to contribute. What’s the Class Book about and for?
200-220 words fit onto a page and 1 photo page gives each student a double-page spread.
Invite the students through your book-creating dashboard using the ‘Collaborations’ button.
Students click on the automated link sent to their email & sign-up.
Demonstrate how they can write directly into their FamilyBookform template page.
Demonstrate how they can choose a picture page from the template and upload photos.
Demonstrate how they can log in and out to continue creating their contribution outside of class.
2-4 hours Asynchronous activity - Students create their contribution & photo or art
Students sign into their template page as much as they like, on any device, to write their contribution, upload photos or artwork and submit when done.
2-4 hours Class activity - Students present, edit & discuss their contributions
Display the digital Class Book on the smartboard or send the book’s url link to the students via email.
Students click on the book’s url link to see the instantly updated book.
Students take turns to discuss their contribution and the class gives feedback or collaboratively edit the text.
Share online and students present printed books to families at a celebration ceremony at school.
All book content is private until shared. Explainer videos, testimonials & help: https://familybookform.com/