"I think if I had to choose between one tablet or one IWB, I'd have to go with an IWB, for the same reasons many have stated overall. I do think however that the comparison isn't fair. It's not likely that a full…"
"There are some great ways to use IWB's for classroom management and whole-class games. You can also use it as a part of center rotations - providing activities on the board that students can engage in w/o having to cut out a bunch of…"
"I like to use the templates that come with the Promethean software as a means of engaging students. I also like to use a game called "Hot Seat" which tends to really engage the whole class in use of the board, especially when I have…"
"I agree, though there are some ways around this... showing young children how to use them, buying protective cases (these are really kid 'friendly') and by limiting their use for young children. They actually use them in the school my…"
"I think it could go both ways. Ipads are not cheap - and students (with instruction) could learn to use the IWB just as well - and could honestly be more appropriate for younger children. Perhaps a school or classroom has or is equipped…"
"I think if the pop quizzes were less about the pop and were more about "let's see how much you know, and see how we can improve our memory about the things we're not recalling as well yet", I'd have liked that more. After…"
"Music can also be a really great tool for transitioning between activities, whether it's music you play from an iPod or if it's just a simple little jingle that students hear as you sing or clap. I know I love (as I have small…"
To take a screenshot on a MacBook Air, I use one hand to press the command key with the shift button, and with my other hand I press the 4 key. Once I press these three keys all at once, it will take a picture of the screen that I am currently seeing. /Users/Kayla/Desktop/Screen Shot 2014-01-28 at 7.13.14 PM.png
Thanks! I have always been the person who never stops asking questions. Even when in everyday life situations like listening to music. If I hear a song that my friend shows me I will always ask what do you think that means or why did he say that etc. So brace yourself!
You got that part right! - I don't usually go by Katy. But to describe myself I said that I like to play the piano.. I'm looking forward to this class too, and am excited for the learning that is in store :)
With your interest in Education Technology integration, I recommend you take a look at Wiziq's virtual classroom and authorstream's power point presentation platform. Both are web based platforms, have a bunch of features and free basic service.