Merriam eBooks

Below are electronic books, created by students and teachers, that can be read on an iPad, iTouch, Kindle or Nook.

The books were created using MS Word or MS PowerPoint and converted into a PDF. PDFs can be read on Nooks and Kindles. Books for the iPad and iTouch were created using Apple's Pages software. These are saved in an ePub format and can be loaded onto the devices from iTunes. Look here for help getting the files.

Splash ePubSplash eBook - Grade 6 students created a book on their class turtle. The book was created in PowerPoint and saved as a PDF and was also formatted in Pages and exported as an ePub.

Splash eBook    Splash PDF
flatme

Flat Me - Students in Karen Sonner's 2nd Grade class made flat versions of themselves and mail their flat characters to host families. The book follows the class adventures during the projects. 

Flat Me eBook (works on iPad only)     Flat Me PDF

flat alexis

Flat Alexis - One of the host families participating in the Flat Me project, mentioned above, created a publisher file that we converted into a PDF file. You can download to your eReader to view Flat Alexis as she travels in France.

Flat Alexis PDF

egypt book

Mummification Process - Tracy's 6th Grade class studied about what happens in the afterlife in ancient Egypt. They created PowerPoint slides that were combined into one PowerPoint presentation. The presentation was then exported as a PDF file. Also, the content was copied into iBooks Author and an iBook was created.

Egypt eBook (works on iPad only)    Egypt PDF