This week in Ms. Shook’s Biology course students engaged in war on Twitter… Organelle War!
Each student group was given an organelle, a part of a cell, to promote on Twitter. The groups then created a Twitter account with that organelle’s name. They had to create 5 post that promoted their organelle. In addition to promotion, they also had to create 5 post that smear the other organelles. This was an opportunity for the students to learn about other types of organelles.
Instead of just learning a list of organelles and what they do, Ms. Shook leveraged Social Media to help engage students in the content. They really enjoyed being creative why learning about cells.
If you want to see some of the war, search #organellewarsolu on Twitter.