Do you want to encourage a greater use of technology in your classroom? Whether you want your students to create their own comics, use digital cameras, type information in graphic organizers online, edit photos, or make an online slide show, the links that follow can be particularly useful!
Creative Educator Magazine: This magazine has a special focus on technology.
Howtoons: Shows kids how to do different things through the use of cartoons.
USA Today Article: Teachers Are Getting Graphic
Comics in the Classroom: Education World
100 Ways to Use Digital Cameras
The Hero Factory: Transform yourself into a superhero!
Pixton: Click-and-drag comics
Read, Write, Think: Includes graphic organizers students where students can type in information from stories and articles they have read
For my complete list of technology-related websites at Teachingvision.org, please click here.
Additionally, please share the links of any websites that have encouraged your students to further embrace technology, particularly websites I did not mention either in this post or on the link page.
Another, more comprehensive, post should be coming in the next few days. Before then, please view the photos from our early college awareness field trip at Shutterfly!
My students INSIST their photos are awesome!
Fourth Grade Teacher
Moton Elementary School in Brooksville, Florida