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Technology in the Early Grades: Are you eager to share your students' learning with the world? To allow young learners to create, explore and have fun while meeting state and national standards? We will share a number of kid-friendly, technology-enhanced lesson ideas that foster inquiry and produce evidence of learning. This lively session, featuring primary-grade guest presenters, will showcase great apps and projects that transform learning for the youngest students! www.techlearning.com
Logitech Wired Keyboard for iPad! support.logitech.com
Practice spelling, typing, sight words, and vocabulary (even add your own word lists). itunes.apple.com Read reviews, compare customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Type Defender - An Educational Spelling & Typing Game For Kids. Download Type Defender - An Educational Spelling & Typing Game For Kids and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Balance of Screen Time by Beth Holland: - Is it Appropriate? - Is it Meaningful? - Is it Empowering? www.edutopia.org
Is it Active or Passive?
Parent Involvement is Key! www.teachthought.com
Digital Citizenship Survival Kit techchef4u.com
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Primary Book Report: Assessment in Disguise www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
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Journaling, Exit Tickets, and Reflections www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
Email Directly to a Specific Notebook blog.evernote.com Did you know that you can send emails from your inbox directly into your Evernote account and automatically assign them to destination notebooks? If you haven’t discovered this feature yet, you’ll find that it’s a great way to save messages like electronic receipts, travel information, and anything else you might want to find later in […]
What Happens When Students Are Simply Free to Learn? www.teachthought.com
Tic-Tac-Toe Literacy Packet COMING SOON
Type Defender Handout by Marianna Husain www.bobcatblog.com
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2000+ iPad Lessons www.pinterest.com
Have young students "begin to define themselves as writers" thejournal.com In a digital world, learners of every age should be taking their first steps toward establishing an online presence. One author shares the compelling reasons why.
Suggested Restrictions:<br /><br />- iTunes/iBooks Off<br />- Installing/Deleting Apps Off<br />- In-App Purchase Off<br />- Set Ratings Appropriately<br />- Restrict Websites<br />- Lock Accounts<br />- Lock Volume teachthrutech.com More and more iPads are finding their way into classrooms. They are a wonderful tool for students, allowing them to practice, create, and play (they are learning without even knowing it) . Teache…
Improving Functionality:<br /><br />- Spotlight Search<br />- Folders<br />- Enable Speak Selection<br />- Assistive Touch On<br />- Multi-Tasking Gestures<br />- Webclips
Why Do We Have to Write Today? www.edutopia.org
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Ideas and Examples for Primary Book Reports on the iPad. techchef4u.com
14 Ideas for Grading Technology askatechteacher.wordpress.com It used to be simple to post grades. Add up test scores and see what the student earned. Very defensible. Everyone understood. It’s not that way anymore. Here are the factors I consider when …
A great tool to start teaching students digital organization and planning early on. www.theimum.com
Ideas for Differentiated Instruction Book Reports mrscoachhodges.edublogs.org
Life after QWERTY www.theatlantic.com
Inquiry Learning with iPads resourcelinkbce.files.wordpress.com
7 Ideas for Replacing Worksheets with Wonder wonderteacher.com
The Inquiry Process - Step by Step ww2.kqed.org Created by educators in Australia, this diagram can be a helpful resource for students, as they embark on the inquiry learning process.
Ideas for promoting Digital Wellness www.edutopia.org
Explore Screen Time and Keyboarding
Explore Digital Wellness and Safe Browsing
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Explore Inquiry, Literacy, ePortfolios, and App Integration!
A Day in the Life of an Elementary iStudent... www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
Handwriting vs typing: is the pen still mightier than the keyboard? www.theguardian.com
Why Handwriting Helps You Learn www.educatorstechnology.com
Complete Guide to Preparing Devices for Young Learners list.ly Preparing Devices for Young Learners | iPad Rules, Acceptable Use Policies for Kids! (FREE PDF Download), iPad Timer Instructions (FREE PDF Download), Multitasking Gestures (FREE PDF Download), and Restrictions, Email Contracts, and Apps...
Hot Apps 4 Tots list.ly This is a growing list of apps that showcase how the iPad and apps could support fundamentally essential skills (e.g. spelling name, letter and sound recognition, rhyming, keyboarding skills, following directions, building social skills, color/shape recognition, etc...) which will give preschool students the leg up upon their entrance into the Kindergarten realm. Here is the Google Form Questionnaire we used to gather our data: http://goo.gl/A59GF | iPrep 4 Kinder: PDF Presentation, Smilebox of How to Manage Classroom iPads, INFOGRAPHIC: The New Nanny: Tablets and other Mobile Devices Teach and Entertain Kids | Schools.com, Transformative iPad Use in Early Elementary School, and Should Preschoolers Have iPads? | Education News
Everything you need to know about ePortfolios! tackk.com In this session, we will discuss the benefits and purpose of student-created digital portfolios, thoughtfully evaluate considerations for selecting an e-portfolio platform, explore tools for digitally archiving learning artifacts, glean ideas for...
iPad Primary: PD Double Shot! tackk.com
Complete Guide to App Integration for Elementary: App Lists, Lessons, Handouts, Resources for Primary and So Much More!!!! list.ly App Integration Support Resources for Elementary | Getting Your Students Started with iPads (FREE PDF Download), 2,000 + iPad Lessons and 40+ EDU Boards, HOT Apps 4 TOTS, TIC 2014 FlapJack Literacy App Smackdown PK-3, and Favorite iPad Apps for Pre-K, K, 1
App-tivities to Archive Learning and Make Thinking Visible list.ly App-tivities to Make Thinking Visible and Archive Learning | Creating Digital Artifacts with Skitch and Sonic Pics, Archive Lincoln Learning with Evernote, App Smashed Book Reports with Canva, Tellagami, Croak.it., and Thinglink, App-Smashing Authorship with Book Creator and ThingLink for Video, and App-Smashed Benjamin Franklin Biography with Popplet, Bill Atkinson PhotoCard, and Toontastic
Why Students Should Take Note by Hand www.vox.com
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