3D Crazy Characters eBook 2018

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Click here to view the eBook 3D Crazy Characters online.

 

I’m excited to share that our second graders’ eBook, “3D Crazy Characters”, is now available for online viewing. The book features 3D characters designed with the Morphi app. The 3D files were printed on our Dremel 3D40 and 3D20 Ideabuilder printers using white filament which were colored with Sharpie markers. We used the Book Creator app to combine the 3D characters, background illustrations, stories, and audio narrations into one eBook. The book also includes information and videos on how we created the characters and eBook. (You can read more about how we created and printed the characters here.)

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“3D Crazy Characters” also is available for free download on over 50 iTunes stores all over the world! If you have an iPhone, iPad, iPad, or Mac computer you can download the book onto your device to keep for viewing anywhere and to save as a memory for the future!

To download onto iPhone, iPad, iPod, or Mac Computer: To download the files you will need to use an iPhone, iPod, iPad, or Mac with the free iBooks app installed on it (or into iBooks software on a Mac computer). Use this link to download the ebook:

3D Crazy Characters iTunes Download

Notes for Educators:  Our backgrounds were made in the computer lab using KidPix software. We used the Book Creator app to photograph the 3D characters on the backgrounds. Each student made an audio recording of their story using Book Creator. I used the wonderful feature in Book Creator which allows you to easily publish your books online.

Book Creator is currently available for $4.99 US for iOS. There is a lite version which will let you try out the app and create one book. It also is available for Android and Windows.

We have been excited to share our books with family and friends, but we are hoping that we can connect with even a wider “Authentic Audience” around the world.  We would love for other students and classes to download our book.  If you do, could you please leave us a comment so we can know who has been reading our books!

If you have a class that has created an eBook, we would love to do a book exchange with you! Please leave a comment with a link to the book file or contact Miss Bosch via email at kbosch@southfieldchristian.org or on Twitter at @karlyb.

Disclosure: As a part of the Dremel 3D Idea Builder Ambassadors program, our school is receiving the use of the 3D40 printer. If you are interested in learning more about the Dremel Idea Builder 3D40 printer, you may contact https://3dprinter.dremel.com/education-request.  I’d appreciate it if you noted Karen Bosch/this blog post as a referral in the comments/questions section at the bottom of the form.  Thanks!

24 comments

  1. KRISTY says:

    IT WAS A AMAZENIG

  2. JACKSON says:

    I LOVE OL AV THAM.

  3. JOEL says:

    I LIKED ALL OF YOUR STORYS.

  4. WESLEY says:

    IT WAS GOOD I LIKE THE PICHER.

  5. HOPE says:

    I LIKED THE PRETEY COLERS

  6. HAILEY says:

    I LOVE YOU GUYS YOU GUYS YOU GUYS ARE THE BEST.

  7. TEAGYN says:

    HI SECOND GREADR THAT BOOKWUS THE BEAST.

  8. SKYE says:

    MY FAVRIT PORT WAS FUNNEY TO ME.

  9. BRAYDEN says:

    I LIKE ALL OF YOUR STORYS I LOVE ALL THE DETELS.

  10. CHRISTIAN says:

    I LIKED YOUR DRAWING BECAUSE IT MADE ME LAUGH

  11. NADIYAH says:

    THANK YOU SO MACH

  12. ISAIAH says:

    I LIKE IT SO MUCH.

  13. RACHEL says:

    I LIKED THE PICTURES AND THE COLORS.I LIKED ALL THE NAMES.AND I LIKED ALL THE BACKGROUDS.

  14. SKYLAR says:

    THE STORYS ARE FUNNY!

  15. WILLIAM says:

    I LIKE YOUR CRAZY CHARTERS THERE REALLY CRAZY!!!!

  16. AIDYNN says:

    I LIKE THE NAMES

  17. KRISTY says:

    THOSE CAERIKDERS ARE SO FUNNY.

  18. JAZMYN says:

    I LIKED THAT IT WAS COOL.

  19. JAYLA says:

    YOU DID SO GRAT I LOVEED THE TALKING

  20. CHASE says:

    I LIKED HE DOES THE SUPER PUNCH I LIKED WHEN HE WAS DRESSED UP LIKE A NINJA I LIKED YOUR DRAWINGS.

  21. MADELYN says:

    I LIKE THE PRET WENE THAY WERY FUNEY.

  22. DOMINICK says:

    WAT I LIKE ABOUT YOUR STOY IS HOW YOU READ YOUR STOY CIERY AND DIDIN RUSH THOW YOUR STOY.

  23. Caleb says:

    I think your people are great!

  24. OWEN says:

    HEY GUYS . MY NAMES OWEN . I AM A SECOND GRADER . YOU ARE AMAZING .

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