By Katie Stover,Lindsey Yearta

Fully embedding know-how into the curriculum is vital to getting ready scholars to fulfill the calls for of the twenty first century. No unmarried electronic software or tutorial method will go well with all school room events. consequently, From Pencils to Podcasts outlines many electronic instruments and techniques that the authors have discovered invaluable and obtainable of their personal instructing studies to boot in different academics’ study rooms. The authors supply K–6 academics with useful feedback for incorporating know-how into usual literacy practices and illustrate methods know-how can deepen scholars’ literacy improvement. every one bankruptcy contains information regarding easy-to-use expertise instruments, examples from genuine school rooms, and step by step directions to get started.


  • Appraise how twenty first century notions of literacy vary from conventional notions of literacy.
  • Consider examine that states why it can be crucial to incorporate electronic instruments in today’s classrooms.
  • Learn tips on how to allow scholars to create, speak, collaborate, proportion, replicate, and examine via electronic means.
  • Gain step by step directions for incorporating simply carried out electronic instruments into lecture room practices, and notice those instruments and practices in motion via vignettes.
  • Receive suggestions for adapting the steered electronic instruments and tutorial thoughts to satisfy the desires of other content material areas.
  • Improve scholars’ skill to operate productively in an more and more technology-oriented world.


Introduction: Literacy within the twenty first Century

Part I: instruments to Facilitate Comprehension and Analysis

  1. Digital note Wall
  2. Digital Reader Response
  3. Online Literature Discussions

Part II: instruments to Facilitate review and Revision

  1. Collaborative review of on-line Sources
  2. Online booklet Reviews
  3. Digital Revision
  4. Reader’s Theater electronic Movies

Part III: instruments to Facilitate functionality and Publication

  1. Informational Writing utilizing Infographics
  2. Collaborative electronic tale Retelling
  3. Published Writing

Part IV: instruments to Facilitate review and Reflection

  1. Reading Histories
  2. Conferences with Readers and Writers
  3. Digital Portfolios
  4. Digital Formative evaluation of analyzing Comprehension

The Un-Conclusion: It’s no longer the End

Appendix: Reproducibles

References and Resources


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