CREATIVE DIGITAL CURRICULA FOR THE 21st CENTURY
Media Rich Activities For Secondary Schools
Critical Thinking | Curricular Depth | Collaborative Teamwork
SEE WHAT PAST STUDENTS HAVE DONE!
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Mathman and Riemann

Can math be funny? Yes! Create a comic sketch that communicates the rules that govern a branch of mathematics from a selection of options. (Visited 165 times, 1 visits today)

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Rube Goldberg Documentary

Provide a brief history of Rube Goldberg and then create a short documentary about your team’s Rube Goldberg project that follows given scientific criteria. (Visited 99 times, 1 visits today)

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Sebago News 23

Create an on-the-scene investigative report to an imagined threat to your community’s water supply. (Visited 82 times, 1 visits today)

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Fro Yo Building Design

Build an inclinometer to measure the dimensions of an existing town building. Then re-design the form and function of the building and communicate your work in a video pitch to the town council. (Visited 54 times, 1 visits today)

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2049

Design the parameters of an original dystopian drama and then a shoot a scene that reveals the rules governing your society. (Visited 76 times, 1 visits today)

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How the Moon and Stars Came to Be

Create a photographic storyboard of a non-Greek or Roman myth. Include an introduction. (Visited 133 times, 1 visits today)

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Walk Against Fear: The James Meredith Story

Create a Movie Trailer about a seminal Supreme Court Case. (Visited 75 times, 1 visits today)

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Independence

Create a Geography Jingle about the countries of the former British Empire. (Visited 67 times, 1 visits today)

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Welcome to Meridian Stories, a national non-profit that annually offers secondary schools up to 17 different media competitions. Each Meridian Competition asks students to work collaboratively and creatively to develop a richly curricular, digital story – 3 to 4 minute video or audio segment – in the areas of Language Arts, STEM, and History. All Meridian Competitions are aligned with the Common Core and NGSS. Critical Thinking, Curricular Substance, Creativity and Collaboration headline every student submission.

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The Meridian Stories Badges

OPEN SOURCE BADGES FOR YOUR STUDENTS' DIGITAL PORTFOLIOS
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