iPads/iPods

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Infusing Technology Into Elementary Literacy Curriculum

Infusing Technology Into Elementary Literacy Curriculum:  Attendees will participate in a general session (show, share, demo, and discussion) on technology tools that integrate into elementary literacy instruction.  Discussion will center around past, current, and future technologies teachers have access to.  Some topics and tools include: document cameras, interactive white boards, hand held devices (iPods/iPads), websites, laptops, etc.  Discussion will speak specifically to elementary school literacy instruction and use the Balanced Literacy Frameworks as a guide (whole group instruction, small group instruction, literacy stations, shared reading, guided reading, writer’s workshop, etc.) .  You need not be an expert to attend this session.  This is a general overview and will show many tools you may not have even thought to use.  There will be follow-up sessions that go deeper into a specific tools/topics.

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Elementary Literacy Apps for iPads and iPods

Elementary Literacy Apps for iPads and iPods:  Participants will take a hands on tour of the iPod and iPad and explore specific literacy apps for both devices.

  • BYOD (Bring Your Own Device – Presenter will also have additional tools on hand for borrowing during the session).

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Elementary Literacy Websites

Elementary Literacy Websites:  A hands on look at websites available for use as literacy support in an elementary classroom.  A hands-on tour will be taken of different free and pay for websites along with discussions of how to access for single students, small group, and large group instruction/support.

  • BYOD (Bring Your Own Device – Presenter will have additional tools on hand for borrowing during the session).

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