Digital Tools in Today’s Classrooms

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Using digital tools in today's classroom help students to be engaged into the learning process.

Using digital tools in today's classroom help students to be engaged into the learning process.

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  • 1. Digital Tools in Today’s Classrooms
    Socorro Hernandez
    Debbie Morales
    Chapter 3
    June 8, 2010
  • 2. Using Digital Tools in the Classroom
    • Four digital tool categories
    • 3. Computers
    • 4. Mobile Devices
    • 5. Data Storage
    • 6. Peripherals
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A3ausn4N9Eo&feature=fvw
  • 7. Tools’ Classification
  • Computers
    Desk top
    All-in-One Desktop
    Laptops
  • 12. Mobile Devices
    Digital Media Players/Recorders
    Digital Cameras
    E-Book Readers
    GPS Navigation Receivers
    Graphing Calculators
    PDAs (Personal Data Assistants)
    Personal Response Systems (PRS)
    • Pros and Cons
  • Peripherals
  • Data Storage Devices
    External Hard Drives
    Flash Drives
    Storage Cards
    Pros and Cons
  • 22. Bloom’s Taxonomy
  • 23. Technology and the Terrified Teachers
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMdTZ8YufvM&feature=related
  • 24. We need to remember. . .
    “Having digital technology at their fingertips all the time means that students think, work, and play differently from previous generations.”
    Soloman & Schrum
  • 25. Questions
    How can you improve your learning environment with digital tools?
    Do you agree or disagree that knowing how to type on the keyboard is an important learning skill for the 21st Century student? Explain why or why not.
  • 26. Activity
    You have 20 students in your classroom. You have the option of choosing one of the following:
    20 laptops
    20 Personal Response System (PRS)
    1 SMART board
    Which one would you chose and explain why this would benefit you and your students.