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Five iPad Apps That Help Students Start Creative Stories

Five iPad Apps That Help Students Start Creative Stories | Professional Learning Networks-Digital Literacy | Scoop.it
In the year that I taught language arts before moving into the social studies department one of the challenges that my students faced in writing short stories was coming up with ideas to get starte...

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Lori Wilk's curator insight, January 10, 2014 10:56 AM

Apps to help with idea generation and to start the creative writing process  are excellent tools.

Ali Anani's curator insight, January 13, 2014 12:09 AM

Ideas for stories- quite interesting applications

Jan Watts's curator insight, February 8, 2014 1:53 AM

If you're a teacher who is always looking for useful apps, here's a few you may not have come across yet?

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7 Student-Tested Digital Storytelling Tools

7 Student-Tested Digital Storytelling Tools | Professional Learning Networks-Digital Literacy | Scoop.it
Last month, in my classroom version of DIY BYOD, my fifth-graders dove into the world of digital storytelling.

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Patrice Bucci's curator insight, April 14, 2013 9:11 AM

Technology...a way into digital story telling...

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5 Close Reading Activities for Pre-Readers

5 Close Reading Activities for Pre-Readers | Professional Learning Networks-Digital Literacy | Scoop.it
submitted by Mary Catherine from Fun-A-Day.com In my preschool class, we read so many books!  I love sharing stories with the kiddos, and they really get into the books too.  While reading new book...

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Patrice Bucci's curator insight, August 22, 2013 12:04 PM

Close Reading for prereaders....What do you think?

Anita Vance's comment, September 19, 2013 10:19 AM
Very nicely presented - ideas that can extend beyond the book! Thanks for sharing!
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21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher

21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher | Professional Learning Networks-Digital Literacy | Scoop.it
21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher (RT @TeachThought: 21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher http://t.co/RmDqiS0him #21stedchat #education)...
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150 years later, Lincoln's Gettysburg speech is long remembered

150 years later, Lincoln's Gettysburg speech is long remembered | Professional Learning Networks-Digital Literacy | Scoop.it
GETTYSBURG, Pa. — In solemnity, thousands gathered at a central Pennsylvania battlefield park Tuesday to honor a speech given 150 years ago that President Abraham Lincoln predicted would not be long remembered.
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9 Wrong And 8 Right Ways Students Should Use Technology - Edudemic

9 Wrong And 8 Right Ways Students Should Use Technology - Edudemic | Professional Learning Networks-Digital Literacy | Scoop.it
A thoughtful visual about ways students should use technology asks the big question: what do you want kids to do with technology?

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Gail Casey's curator insight, August 1, 2013 6:33 PM

ICT for authentic learning

Janet Law's curator insight, August 12, 2013 3:25 AM

Reminds me of "Using" vs "Integrating" technology.

Sarah McElrath's curator insight, August 13, 2013 4:56 PM

Great reminders. Don't make technology the end -- but rather the means to an end.

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How Digital Learning Is Becoming The Fourth Literacy - Edudemic

How Digital Learning Is Becoming The Fourth Literacy - Edudemic | Professional Learning Networks-Digital Literacy | Scoop.it
Reading. Writing. Math. Those are the big ones, right? Up until recently, a lot of people would have probably said that was correct. But since it is 2013 and so much of our lives happen online, digital literacy is being added to the list.
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Blockbuster Toy Rainbow Loom: Weaving, Rubber Bands, And Digital Literacy - Forbes

Blockbuster Toy Rainbow Loom: Weaving, Rubber Bands, And Digital Literacy - Forbes | Professional Learning Networks-Digital Literacy | Scoop.it
Blockbuster Toy Rainbow Loom: Weaving, Rubber Bands, And Digital Literacy
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Rainbow Loom is not just a craft set. It may also be a portal to digital literacy.
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What a clever idea to get students engaged!
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