Use the Internet to teach your students about self-portraits and review the use of similes. Then, have students type simile poems about themselves and illustrate their work in a word processing program.
More Computer Activities Through The Year features step-by-step instructions for projects using common programs for word processing, spreadsheets, multimedia presentations, and the Internet. Activities include creating a template, graphing and analyzing data, making a newsletter, researching topics on the World Wide Web, and more! Projects are easy to modify and align to your specific curriculum.