Friday, June 1, 2012

June

Summer Reading:

Don't forget the summer reading resources from the May Literacy Newsletter. You'll find resources from Scholastic, NCTE, and the New York Times to share with students.


Also, don't forget the Dream Big...READ program for summer reading at any of the Capital Area District Library locations.  This is for all ages and includes a free Summer Event and Information Guide you can send to parents on the many activities including magic, critters and creatures, art, music & theater, puppets and storytellers, and teens and tweens! 

Ed Tech Freebie:

The 2012 Free Education Technology Resources eBook is packed with 65 pages of free applications and tools to help teachers and other educators engage students and improve learning outcomes, and resources to help enhance administrative productivity. 
Topics include:

  • Collaboration & Brainstorming Tools
  • Educational Games
  • Educational Videos Lectures
  • Podcasts
  • Facebook in Education 
  • Interactive White Boards
  • iPads in Education
  • Picture And Image Editing Applications
  • Presentations & Screencasting
  • Surveys & Polls
  • Twitter in the Classroom
TO GET YOUR COPY Just provide your name and email address in the “Sign Up!” form in the side bar on the right side of the page.