This is so neat. You upload a picture of yourself, and then add words and it makes this sort of thing. If we took the pictures and the computer teacher would let us do this in the computer lab, this could be really interesting. Maybe as a scrapbook accompaniment to the 8th grade project??
Ideas for Using the Book Have You Filled a Bucket Today
"Snowball" Fight...I love doing this for a get to know you game and for a fun way to start a discussion...you can have the students write questions on the papers throw the around and then answer the ones next to them---though I have learned it is good to know how many questions you start with so you can make sure you find them all...they go in small nooks and crannies :P