I have been using my students' blogs as digital portfolios for several years. By the end of the school year, they reflect each child’s learning in many subject areas from the first weeks of school until the last.
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Note that the VGA Adapter only sends a video signal, so the sound would either come out of your iPad speakers or you would need to have a set of computer speakers (or if you're lucky, a classroom sound system with a wireless dongle that accepts the...
It’s been a few years since she last made a VoiceThread book report, so since the VT iPad app is now available I figured this would be a perfect chance to put it through its paces. We had fun and were successful making the VoiceThread book report. Here are a few of our lessons learned.
iPads for Student Learning from the TESOL Connection newsletter by Kathleen Mitchell Many institutions are investing in iPads; I work at one such institution, INTO Oregon State University. In fall 2011, we purchased 30 iPads for classroom use.
"We all know how traditional book reports work: read a book, then write a summary to prove you read the book. I have had to drag them out of my students in the past and can relate because teachers had to drag them out of me.
So what is a Book Trailer? It’s simply an advertisement for a book. Like a movie trailer, it highlights story elements without giving everything away to entice your interest."
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