ISTE 2012 - "From iPads to Student-Centered-Learning: Writing with Free Apps"


Agenda

Getting to Know You

  • Who we are and all about you.

The Writing Process

  • How Do You Write a Good Story? Looking a graphic organizers - The Story Triangle and The Traditional Story Path
  • Adding Rigor to your Writing - Depth of Knowledge Wheel & Rubric

Out of the Box

  • Home & sleep button, microphone, headphone jack, mute, volume, speakers & doc input
  • Settings, WiFi setup, password protect, email creation, calendar
  • Exploring native apps, Notes, Maps & Safari
  • Creating folders, orientation, multitasking and closing app

Aptivities

  • Poetry - Bio Poem: Using Sonic Pic to write, record and publish a bio poem on an historical person
  • Personal Narrative - "My Graduation": Using StoryKit to write a non-fiction essay on a personal experience.
  • Digital Essay - "My Immigrant Story": Using StoryKit to write a non-fiction story on your family's personal history.


NEARPod

Adding Rigor to Aptivities

Designing Lesson Plans for YOUR Students

Share-Out


Video

"iPads for Literacy" - Let's Listen to the Children


The Writing Process





Story Triangle - See Inspiration

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Traditional Story Path - See Inspiration



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Apptivities

Bio Poem using Sonic Pics

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"My Graduation" using Story Kit


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"My Immigrant Story" using Story Kit


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Templates


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Adding Rigor to Your Aptivity



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