Educators are always hungry for new ways to motivate young readers. Here is a way to add some pizzazz to booktalks and build excitement about books. The authors give educators simple but powerful ideas and instructions for integrating technology into presentations, and using booktalks to launch learning across the curriculum. They demonstrate how to use existing technology to make digital booktalks to use with students-video, audio, and text; how to integrate the booktalks into the curriculum; and how to extend the excitement with online book discussions. Lesson plans and a wealth of examples, strategies, and resource links make implementation a breeze. Grades 6-12.There are several products available that allow users to create flash objects without learning the flash programming language. Products such as Flash Slideshow Maker can be used to edit and organize your digital pictures, add transitions andanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Tech-savvy Booktalker|
|Author||:||Nancy J. Keane, Terence W. Cavanaugh|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unltd Incorporated - 2009|