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22 iPad Alternatives to the Book Report.

22 iPad Alternatives to the Book Report. | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Tweet Tweet  Upon hearing that they will have to read another book students usually roll their eyes and moan in disagreement. So to make the reading process more fun for them we let them chose...

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BookChook's curator insight, October 15, 2013 1:05 AM

Aimed more at high school students, nevertheless, useful ideas for kids to create more than the traditional book report, using iPads. 

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 Tweet Tweet  Upon hearing that they will have to read another book students usually roll their eyes and moan in disagreement. So to make the reading process more fun for them we let them chose...

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Upon hearing that they will have to read another book students usually roll their eyes and moan in disagreement. So to make the reading process more fun for them we let them chose their own book and their own creative assignment.

 

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Actually Reading — Best thing I found online today — Medium

Actually Reading — Best thing I found online today — Medium | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Today I spent time reading articles in their entirety.
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Get the Facts | Common Core - Learn More Go Further

Get the Facts | Common Core - Learn More Go Further | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
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Why I Use the Article of the Week in My Elective Classes | Teaching the Core

Why I Use the Article of the Week in My Elective Classes | Teaching the Core | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
The article of the week assignment can be added to ANY content area as a great way of supporting school-wide Common Core literacy goals. What? I could be
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Do Kids Need Recess?

Do Kids Need Recess? | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Is recess just for elementary school students, or should students in middle school — or even high school — have some form of recess or unstructured time?
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700 iPad Lessons Pinned HERE!!!

700 iPad Lessons Pinned HERE!!! | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
If you would like more iPad resources, visit my blog www.techchef4u.com, download the TechChef4u app, or find all things TechChef4u at www.kimtag.com/techchef4u.
Also check out the new TechChef4u FB!

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Jerry Busone's curator insight, January 4, 2014 8:58 AM

Looking for innovative ways to use your iPad...check this out

Javier Antonio Bellina's curator insight, March 6, 2014 7:06 AM

iPad para todo el mundo ...

Nicole Sprainger's curator insight, May 18, 2014 7:15 AM

Interesting Resource for iLearn

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Can Knowledge Level The Learning Field For Children?

Can Knowledge Level The Learning Field For Children? | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
How much do preschoolers from disadvantaged and more affluent backgrounds know about the world and why does that matter?
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This Is How to Help Students Meet The Common Core Standards for Math ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

This Is How to Help Students Meet The Common Core Standards for Math ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
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Why Johnny can't write, and why employers are mad - NBC News.com

Why Johnny can't write, and why employers are mad - NBC News.com | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Can you tell a pronoun from a participle; use commas correctly in long sentences; describe the difference between its and it's? If not,...
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Professional Development Is Broken. Let's Fix It.

Professional Development Is Broken.  Let's Fix It. | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
As schools and districts across the country implement the Common Core State Standards, the need to provide high quality professional development for teachers has never been greater.
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Education Nation Lists Common Core Resources

Education Nation Lists Common Core Resources | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Education Nation is a nationally broadcast, in-depth conversation about improving education in America.

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Common Core in Action: How Two Science Teachers are Implementing Common Core

Common Core in Action: How Two Science Teachers are Implementing Common Core | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
While math and English language arts teachers have a much more direct call for Common Core implementation, teachers in other content areas are also being called to implement the Common Core State Sta
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22 iPad Alternatives to the Book Report.

22 iPad Alternatives to the Book Report. | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Tweet Tweet  Upon hearing that they will have to read another book students usually roll their eyes and moan in disagreement. So to make the reading process more fun for them we let them chose...

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BookChook's curator insight, October 15, 2013 1:05 AM

Aimed more at high school students, nevertheless, useful ideas for kids to create more than the traditional book report, using iPads. 

Anica Petkoska's curator insight, December 28, 2013 11:18 PM

 Tweet Tweet  Upon hearing that they will have to read another book students usually roll their eyes and moan in disagreement. So to make the reading process more fun for them we let them chose...

Trisha Collins's curator insight, June 19, 2014 7:47 PM

Upon hearing that they will have to read another book students usually roll their eyes and moan in disagreement. So to make the reading process more fun for them we let them chose their own book and their own creative assignment.

 

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Six Literacy Principles Worth Fighting For | MiddleWeb

Six Literacy Principles Worth Fighting For | MiddleWeb | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Conceding the test-crazed school culture we live in, Thomas Newkirk draws our attention to how we can best stay focused on what matters for our students.
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AP Central - Reading Images: An Approach and a Demonstration

AP Central - Reading Images: An Approach and a Demonstration | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
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Transition to Common Core - English Language Arts

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Common Core Standards 6th Grade Writing Lesson

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This is a multi-day Common Core Standards 6th grade writing lesson in which students are asked answer prediction questions periodically throughout the reading of The Tell Tale Heart.
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Common Core and Reading: Which one of these things is not like the other? | The Thomas B. Fordham Institute

Common Core and Reading: Which one of these things is not like the other? | The Thomas B. Fordham Institute | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Long before the Common Core State Standards were on anyone’s radar, the “reading wars” raged furiously.
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Preparing Teachers to Teach Writing Using Technology

Technology is changing not only how people write, but also how they learn to write. These profound changes require teachers to reconsider their pedagogical practices in the teaching of writing. This books shares instructional approaches from experienced teacher educators in the areas of writing, teacher education, and technology.


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Marie-Ann Roberts's curator insight, November 25, 2013 7:48 AM

Could be useful for study skills sessions or embedding functional English?

Susan Wegmann's curator insight, November 25, 2013 9:08 AM

Download this Free book! Excellent resources.

Richard Whiteside's curator insight, November 26, 2013 9:21 AM

Not research per se, but an e-book aimed at training teachers. Includes units on using apps and tools and fpcsing in general on the teaching of writing in the so-called 'digital age'.

 

No mere pamhplet either, this is a proper book!

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The Most Important Lesson Schools Can Teach Kids About Reading: It's Fun

The Most Important Lesson Schools Can Teach Kids About Reading: It's Fun | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Yes, strong literacy skills help students get good grades and, eventually, good jobs. But schools shouldn't forget to emphasize the joy of getting lost in a book.
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Common Core ELA Resources for Middle School Educators

Common Core ELA Resources for Middle School Educators | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Many teachers this year are updating existing curriculum for the Common Core. And it's going to be a long process for everyone.
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A Simple, Two-Paragraph Template that Helps Kids to Really Argue | Teaching the Core

A Simple, Two-Paragraph Template that Helps Kids to Really Argue | Teaching the Core | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
Are your students struggling with argumentative writing, especially in response to Articles of the Week? In this post, I discuss Graff/Birkenstein's They Say / I Say template.
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8 Types Of Infographics & Which One To Use When [Infographic]

8 Types Of Infographics & Which One To Use When [Infographic] | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
This visual presentation shows you the 8 types of infographics, and which one is the most effective to use depending on the content you are developing.

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David Baker's curator insight, October 29, 2013 5:48 PM

Selecting the correct type of format greatly increases effectiveness of content.  THis is similar to helping students learn to write for audience and purpose.

Deborah Owen's curator insight, November 1, 2013 9:54 AM

Good to know about.

John O'Connor's curator insight, March 19, 2014 8:47 AM

info graphics are something that I really want to develop more skills in.

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Changing the conversation: The promise of the Common Core reading standards | The Thomas B. Fordham Institute

Changing the conversation: The promise of the Common Core reading standards | The Thomas B. Fordham Institute | Common Core Standards | Scoop.it
The following post was adapted from a talk delivered by Kathleen Porter-Magee at the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference.
Thank you, Dr. Reyes and also, thanks to Reverend Rodriguez for the invitation to speak.
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