A place to discuss the Kindle and how students are likely to use it. Will they read more? Will the device hold up or break easily? Will students find enough to read? Please share your thoughts and observations.
"Hi, I am a 6th/soon to be 8th grade teacher at the American School of Doha in Qatar. We have just decided to pilot 15 kindles in my social studies class as part of an integrated reading program that have have used for the past three…"
Anita, welcome to the group! Are you investigating the use of ereaders at your school, or do you have a pilot in place already? Are you using the Kindle in class?
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Click the QR code on your smartphone to grab Sonnet 65 by the Bard himself! An experiment with how to distribute learning resources to students' mobile devices.
Download the QR code, print it, and post it somewhere for students to access. Or post it on your blog or other school website. Get the i-nigma code reader in the App Store or the Android market. It is the reader we prefer. Courtesy of The Learning Mag.