Literacy Smarts

Simple classroom strategies for using interactive whiteboards to engage students

Literacy Smarts introduces simple activities and tasks that use interactive whiteboard technology to bring a new vitality to classroom lessons. Based on extensive classroom experience, the authors argue that interactive whiteboards can create numerous possibilities for teaching and learning and describe how interactive whiteboards can lead us into the future of learning—interpreting, managing, exploring, and expanding our students' thinking.

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Literacy Smarts introduces simple activities and tasks that use interactive whiteboard technology to bring a new vitality to classroom lessons. Based on extensive classroom experience, the authors argue that interactive whiteboards can create numerous possibilities for teaching and learning and describe how interactive whiteboards can lead us into the future of learning—interpreting, managing, exploring, and expanding our students' thinking. Literacy Smarts advocates for stu...read more

About the Author(s)

Jennifer Harper loves her role as a classroom teacher. She has spent her teaching career in Ontario's public system, abroad, and in private schools, covering every grade at the primary and junior levels. She is currently surrounded by boys, teaching at Upper Canada College.

Brenda Stein Dzaldov is a school administrator who has worked for more than twenty years as a classroom teacher, educational consultant, and teacher mentor. She is the author of numerous children's books and has published many articles on student literacy learning.

Table of Contents

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Foreword by David Booth
Introduction
Chapter 1: Rethinking Literacy
Chapter 2: Using the Interactive Whiteboard
Chapter 3: Collaborating
Chapter 4: Communicating
Chapter 5: Creating
Chapter 6: The IWB as a Tool for Assessment
Chapter 7: Reaching All Students
Acknowledgments
Professional Resources
Index

Product Details

Grade Range: K-6
Media: 128 pp/paperMedia: E-BookMedia: E-Book/Print Bundle
Year: 2010
Item No: 8267Item No: 8829Item No: B267
ISBN: 978-155138-267-8ISBN: 978-155138-829-8ISBN: 978-15513B-267-8

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