Tag Archives: iPad

Kinders Using Skitch to Develop Descriptive Words

My students have been loving Skitch so much that they have been trying to find ways to use it all the time. This past week we used it when we were working on developing descriptive words. Using descriptive words is … Continue reading

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Kindergarten Students in Indonesia and Japan Leverage Technology to Collaboratively Write Story

This past fall my class and I participated in a Progressive Story. The basic idea behind project was that 4 classes would collaborate virtually to create a story. The project creators chose a wiki for the shared writing space. Classes … Continue reading

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What are we Championing?

When I was a high school senior I remember our school participated in a program to bring video equipement into our classrooms. It was called Channel One. The program was explained to us as away for our school to receive … Continue reading

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Increasing Visual Literacy in My Classroom

This course in media literacy has come at the perfect time for me. It’s just the motivations I needed to start implementing some tools I’ve been meaning to incorporate into my classroom. As a kindergarten teacher images play an important … Continue reading

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HyperCool

I first noticed hyperlinks when a buddy of mine started a blog in early 2005. I noticed that some of the words in his blog, when clicked, would take you to a different website. I thought that it was the … Continue reading

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