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  • 1. Terry Morriston, Teacher/CFF Coach Peters Township HS TECHAPALOOZA August 2011
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  • 4. From Community.breastcancer.com
  • 5. From mediabistro.com
  • 6. Commonly Used E-Readers
  • 7. Amazon’s Kindle
  • 8. B&N’s Nook
  • 9. i-River
  • 10. Sony Reader
  • 11. Kobo
  • 12. iPod Touch i Pod iPad
  • 13. Literati (Sharper Image)
  • 14. Demonstration: the Kindle INFOMERCIAL http://goo.gl/DluNC (turn off full screen mode to see the video)
  • 15. Why Use E-readers?
  • 16. Novelty Privacy Cool Factor Immediacy Portability Cost Personalization Networking Global Updateable Searchable Self-Publishing/ Empowerment Hyperlinks Interaction/ Feedback Environmental Your thoughts?: http://www.wallwisher.com/wall/techereader
  • 17. Why Not?
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  • 19. Your thoughts? http://www.wallwisher.com/wall/techereader2
  • 20. Sylvia Liu http://www.sylvialiuland.com/
  • 21. So Many Choices Helping You Decide Which E-Reader is Best CNET Reviews Wikipedia Comparison ABC News Lifehacker Consumer Report s Play Time
  • 22. Pros and Cons of Each We will make a booklet of our findings. After you have tried one of the e-readers or have viewed an article on the previous page, add your comments to this document: https://docs.google.com/present/edit?id=0AQJ_I6Z6vF44ZGRiZDN6bmJfMTAxZ2JiM213ZGo&hl=en_US
  • 23. Your Opinions Poll Everywhere ( Take this survey using your cell phone or computer)
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  • 25. Kindle for the iPhone To find this app, search for Kindle at the Itunes app store from your device.
  • 26. iBooks To find this app, search for iBooks at the Itunes app store from your device.
  • 27. Stanza http://www.lexcycle.com/ To find this app, search for Stanza at the Itunes app store from your device.
  • 28. Classics http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/classics-23-469-books-to-go/id368195233?mt=8# To find this app, search for Classics at the Itunes app store from your device.
  • 29. Nook To find this app, search for Classics at the Itunes app store from your device.
  • 30. No Devices? No Problem!
  • 31. Kindle for the PC http://www.amazon.com/gp/feature.html/ref=kcp_pc_mkt_lnd?docId=1000426311
  • 32. Net Library
  • 33. Google Books http://books.google.com/
  • 34. Google’s ebookstore http://books.google.com/ebooks
  • 35. Turning the Pages™, the British Library http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/ttp/ttpbooks.html
  • 36. No Money for E-Books? No Problem!
  • 37. Amazon’s Free Books http://www.amazon.com/gp/b/?node=2245146011
  • 38. Project Gutenberg http://www.gutenberg.org/
  • 39. Overdrive (online database of e-books and audiobooks available via libraries) Audio Books and E-Books Downloadable from a library’s site; http://www.overdrive.com/ To practice, go to www.ptlibrary.org .. Look for Overdrive in the top right corner.
  • 40. Open Library http://openlibrary.org/
  • 41. Traveling Classics http://blog.travelingclassics.com/our-apps/
  • 42. FeedBooks http://www.feedbooks.com /
  • 43. Wattpad http://www.wattpad.com/
  • 44. World Public Library http://www.worldlibrary.net
  • 45. Internet Archive http://www.archive.org/details/texts
  • 46. Universal Library http://www.ulib.org/
  • 47. The E-Reader in the Classroom
  • 48. What are the Issues? http://goo.gl/EV5uU
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  • 50. www.edukindle.ning.com Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read
  • 51. www.edukindle.com Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read
  • 52. Mobile Read Wiki address: http:// wiki.mobileread.com/wiki/Main_Page Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read
  • 53. Karen Hornberger, Palisades High School Kintnersville, PA http://www.palisadessd.org/6063423912582/Blog/browse.asp?C=55781&A=398&DomainID=6432&PostID=165 Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read
  • 54. http://www.wflx.com/Global/story.asp?S=14019324 Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read
  • 55. Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read http://mashable.com/2011/05/10/digital-textbook-companies/
  • 56. Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read Buffy Hamilton Unquiet Librarian Blog http://theunquietlibrarian.wordpress.com/
  • 57. Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read ZD Net http://www.zdnet.com/blog/perlow/apple-ipad-showdown-battle-of-the-ereader-apps/13248
  • 58. Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read NY Times February 4, 2011 http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/05/books/05ebooks.html?_r=1&emc=eta1
  • 59. Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read Reed College Ipad Study http://www.reed.edu/cis/about/ipad_pilot/Reed_ipad_report.pdf
  • 60. Who Says? Articles and Sites to Read E-TextBooks Compiled by Scott Garrigan http://mentalarcade.com/wkshp/open_cont.html
  • 61. Who Says? You Do! You can use E-Readers to motivate your students in the way that works best for your school. Post Your Next Steps for using E-Readers in the classroom on our Nota Page. (click the link to post)
  • 62. THANK YOU Terry Morriston Peters Twp. HS Teacher/CFF Coach [email_address] A special thanks for your understanding the irony of a presentation emphasizing the importance of interaction being done in PPT