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Book Reviews of Teaching with Tablets: How Do I Integrate Tablets with Effective Instruction?
“If battery-operated worksheets are a concern for you, then the aria book Teaching with Tablets is a must read!”
—Jessica Johnson, Principal J Reprinted with permission from the Principal J blog
“Teaching With Tablets should be required reading for anyone who is considering buying tablets for the classroom or for anyone trying to figure out how to use them. The authors have skillfully laid out simple considerations and plans for anyone looking to integrate these devices into their classroom.”
—Steven Anderson, Director of Instructional Technology, Winston-Salem, NC Reprinted with permission from the Web 2.0 Classroom blog.
March 2013Technology-Rich Learning
Increasing students’ vocabulary is vital to their reading and learning success, and promoting the use of academic language in speech and writing will also encourage further understanding. In this guide, you will find strategies, games, and classroom essentials you can use to create vocab lesson plans that are both exciting and effective. Discover ways to engage students in vocab learning with word walls, learning stations, and brain-compatible lessons. Explore strategies and rubrics for assessing vocabulary learning, and plan how to team with your colleagues to increase vocabulary across your grade level or school.
Improving classroom discussion begins with transforming the roles of students and teachers. This guide details crucial teaching practices to help students take a leading role in their learning. Filled with tips, strategies, and examples, this guide can show any teacher how to better help students speak and listen to one another in ways that help them make meaning and increase their understanding.