Challenging your students to create something of their own is an exciting and empowering process for both you and your students. The problem is that it’s often difficult to make the decision as to what exactly your students should create. Look no further; digital magazine creation is an endeavor that will both challenge and engage your students, no matter what they’re interested in! Here we have compiled the 5 Best Free Digital Magazine Creation Tools for Teachers, so use these tools to get your students thinking outside the box!
Claiming your online content
iKeepSafe is dedicated to the education of families on how to stay safe online. That’s why we’ve teamed up with Google to develop curriculum that educators can use in the classroom to teach what it means to be a responsible digital citizen.
The curriculum is designed to be interactive, discussion filled and allow students to learn through hands-on and scenario activities. Each workshop contains a resource booklet for both educators and students that can be downloaded in PDF form, presentations to accompany the lesson and animated videos to help frame the conversation
how's your digital footprint?
Bloom's taxonomy with new digital terms added to each level. See if the technology assignments your students are doing are really challenging or just regurgitating information. "21st Century" doesn't just mean using computers. It means using them EFFECTIVELY
Wes Fryer's Powerful Ingredients for blended learning presentation and related notes. Can't wait to try some of these with my class next year!
I have to set aside time to read through all of these resources. I have a unit coming up in one of my middle school classes on personal digital footprints, and these resources are invaluable!
Annotated link http://www.diigo.com/bookmark/http%3A%2F%2Fcct2.edc.org%2Fdig_lit%2Fweb%2Findex.html
This Digital Literacy Toolkit began with the premise that multimedia authoring, which is happening with the extensive use of PowerPoint in classrooms, must be taught as a skill, just as traditional text-based writing is taught.
Tech vets go toe-to-toe on the latest tools that can improve instruction, boost productivity, or just help make users' lives a bit more organized.
two videos about digital literacy- in the primary and secondary levels...
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