Language Arts: Apple Summer Semester
By Kathy Shirley and Charlene Chausis
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This collection explores how Apple technology helps engage students, enrich language arts instruction, and support language learners. Learn how Escondido Union elementary students achieved three- to six-times growth in word comprehension and fluency using iPod touch. Find out how Adlai E. Stevenson High School students are using iPad to study literature, perform character analysis, build visual literacy, and acquire foreign language skills. View the webcast and use the video tutorials to begin applying these ideas in your learning environment today.
|1||VideoLanguage Arts Webcast||This Apple Summer Semester webcast features how educators Kathy Shirley and Charlene Chausis are using Mac, iPad and iPod touch to enrich language arts and foreign language instruction. Recorded on July 12, 2011.||8/3/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||VideoVoice Memos on iPod touch: Using Voice Memos for Reading Practice||Learn how to use the Voice Memos app on iPod touch to help students improve their reading fluency in this tutorial by Kathy Shirley, Director of Technology and Media Services, at the Escondido Union School District.||8/4/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||VideoReading Fluency and Comprehension Portfolios: Using iTunes Smart Playlists to Create Digital Portfolios||This tutorial details how to use Smart Playlists to create ongoing digital portfolios of student fluency recordings so that the teacher, student, and family members can hear the progress being made throughout the school year. Produced by Kathy Shirley, Director of Technology and Media Services, at the Escondido Union School District.||8/4/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||VideoAudioboo on iPad: Creating a Public Service Announcement||Learn how students become more accountable for their learning when they record and instantly publish a podcast, audio assignment, or reflection online using either an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch and the Audioboo app. This tutorial was delivered by Charlene Chausis, Technology Training and Integration Manager, at Adlai E. Stevenson High School.||8/4/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||VideoPages to ePub: Creating an ePub Lesson||Learn how your students can create and publish media-rich electronic books using Pages on a Mac, and then export them in ePub format to view in iBooks on an iPad, iPod touch, or iPhone. This tutorial was produced by Charlene Chausis, Technology Training and Integration Manager, at Adlai E. Stevenson High School.||8/4/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
- Category: Education
- Language: English
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