St. Patrick’s Day Hyperdoc

Coaching Question: Do you have any fun and engaging resources for St. Patrick’s Day?

It seems like #hyperdocs are all the rage these days! Here is a fun and engaging resource to use with students in Grades 3-12. Disclaimer: You do need a subscription to BrainPOP to use this hyperdoc unless you change the video. Students will be watching the video and reading about St. Patrick’s Day in the FYI section below.

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What is a Hyperdoc?

Hyperdoc is a term used to describe an interactive Google Doc. By sharing a hyperdoc, students can experience resources such as links to websites, videos and tutorials. Usually, teachers include a task for students to create a presentation or organize a response to demonstrate their understanding. Hyperdocs are often self-paced and can be differentiated for all learners. Students could also collaborate and work on the hyperdoc together!

My hyperdoc includes activities to:

  • Activate prior knowledge
  • Engage
  • Apply/Create
  • Share

Access the St. Patrick’s Day Hyperdoc

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Click here to “Make a Copy” and put your own spin on this St. Patrick’s Day hyperdoc.

You can find some more templates at http://hyperdocs.co/templates.

Distributing to Your Students

There are many different ways to distribute this hyperdoc to your students.

My recommendations are:

  1. Google Classroom: Make a copy for each student.
  2. Seesaw: Push the copy out to all students. Make sure you set permissions as View-Only so they make a copy to publish on Seesaw when finished
  3. Click SHARE in Google Docs: and type in student emails
  4. Create a QR Code: Set as View-Only so students can Make a Copy to email you.

Do you have any hyperdocs you’d like to share? If so, post a link in the comments below.

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