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Understanding and creating digital texts : an activity-based approach

Author: Richard Beach
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]
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"Given the increased use of digital reading and writing tools in the classroom, 'Understanding and Creating Digital Texts: An Activity-Based Approach' provides secondary and college English language arts teachers with activities and classroom examples for using a range of different digital tools - blogs, wikis, websites, annotations, Twitter, mapping, forum discussions, and so forth -to engage students in  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Beach
ISBN: 9781442228733 1442228733
OCLC Number: 881208568
Description: xv, 303 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Planning for an activity-based approach to understanding and creating digital texts --
Accessing information for constructing knowledge --
Curating, organizing, and summarizing information --
Networking and connecting with others through note-taking, social bookmarking, and social media/networking --
Engaging in online discussions --
Co-constructing knowledge through collaborative writing --
Composing multimodal texts through use of images, audio, and video --
Designing and editing texts for audiences --
Using new technologies for formative response to writing --
Summative assessment of digital reading and writing --
Professional development for teachers --
References.
Responsibility: Richard Beach, Chris M. Anson, Lee-Ann Kastman Breuch, and Thomas Reynolds.

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This book provides activities and examples that use technological tools to help students learn how to create digital texts. This book also provides a basis for creating novel classroom activities  Read more...

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This book promotes authentic reading and writing opportunities through use of digital tools-e.g., blogs, wikis, websites, annotations, Twitter, mapping, and forum discussions-that can be easily Read more...

 
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