The link in the tweet below brings you to an inspirational blog with a lot of interesting stories. The posts are on very engaging topics that I feel students would be interested in. Have a look:
The following sample questions are freely available on The Office of Assessment Policy website.
Below are the ELA sample questions. Sample questions are also available for math here.
Today’s question is: How do we choose images for the infographic?
Using the following infographic from www.dailyinfographic.com, students will analyze the choices made by the author in terms of images.
Other questions we will try to answer include: What type of images are used? How are they placed on the infographic? What is the relationship between the images and the text? What is the purpose of the images? How do you choose which images you will use in your infographic?
I wish I had found this before I started the research project with my students. Except for Wikipedia and Diigo, the list of tools here are mostly new to me. (This list is from #32 of the previous post).