Using e-Readers in the Classroom
eReaders <ul><li>Portable, electronic device for reading  </li></ul><ul><li>Size of paperback book </li></ul><ul><li>Not b...
Do you have an eReader for personal use? Don’t forget: You can copy-paste this slide into other presentations, and move or...
<ul><li>Nook - Barnes and Noble </li></ul><ul><li>Kindle -Amazon </li></ul><ul><li>iPad/iTouch/iphone -Apple </li></ul><ul...
<ul><li>Barnes & Noble Nook </li></ul>Nook
<ul><li>Amazon – Kindle </li></ul>Kindle
<ul><li>Apple iBooks – free app </li></ul><ul><li>Amazon Kindle – free app </li></ul><ul><li>Nook – free app </li></ul><ul...
<ul><li>Sony – Reader Pocket </li></ul><ul><li>Reader Store </li></ul>Other eReaders
<ul><li>Nook for PC </li></ul><ul><li>Nook for Mac </li></ul><ul><li>Kindle for PC </li></ul><ul><li>Kindle for Mac </li><...
<ul><li>Hook reluctant readers </li></ul><ul><li>Customized text display features  </li></ul><ul><li>Offers Dictionary fea...
<ul><li>In groups of 3-4, write a story, “how to”, or poem. Locate pictures to illustrate your literary work. </li></ul><u...
<ul><li>Use  http://epubbud.com  to publish your ebook (guided activity) </li></ul><ul><li>Share with the class! </li></ul...
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    1. 1. Using e-Readers in the Classroom
    2. 2. eReaders <ul><li>Portable, electronic device for reading </li></ul><ul><li>Size of paperback book </li></ul><ul><li>Not backlit, ease of reading </li></ul><ul><li>Modify text size </li></ul><ul><li>Limited Internet access (newer devices) </li></ul>
    3. 3. Do you have an eReader for personal use? Don’t forget: You can copy-paste this slide into other presentations, and move or resize the poll.
    4. 4. <ul><li>Nook - Barnes and Noble </li></ul><ul><li>Kindle -Amazon </li></ul><ul><li>iPad/iTouch/iphone -Apple </li></ul><ul><li>Other eReaders- Sony Reader, Samsung Galaxy </li></ul><ul><li>Mac laptop/computer </li></ul><ul><li>PC laptop/computer </li></ul>Available Tools
    5. 5. <ul><li>Barnes & Noble Nook </li></ul>Nook
    6. 6. <ul><li>Amazon – Kindle </li></ul>Kindle
    7. 7. <ul><li>Apple iBooks – free app </li></ul><ul><li>Amazon Kindle – free app </li></ul><ul><li>Nook – free app </li></ul><ul><li>Download books </li></ul><ul><ul><li>free or one time purchase </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Synch between multiple devices (one account) </li></ul></ul>iPad/iTouch/iPhone
    8. 8. <ul><li>Sony – Reader Pocket </li></ul><ul><li>Reader Store </li></ul>Other eReaders
    9. 9. <ul><li>Nook for PC </li></ul><ul><li>Nook for Mac </li></ul><ul><li>Kindle for PC </li></ul><ul><li>Kindle for Mac </li></ul><ul><li>Online sites </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Classic Reader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Google Reader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MagicKeys (children’s books) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ePubBud </li></ul></ul>Laptop
    10. 10. <ul><li>Hook reluctant readers </li></ul><ul><li>Customized text display features </li></ul><ul><li>Offers Dictionary feature </li></ul><ul><li>Digitized text to speech feature </li></ul><ul><li>Word-text search features </li></ul><ul><li>Highlighting &note taking features </li></ul><ul><li>Annotation & bookmark features </li></ul><ul><li>Handheld virtual library </li></ul><ul><li>Small, portable </li></ul>What eReaders Can Offer Readers
    11. 11. <ul><li>In groups of 3-4, write a story, “how to”, or poem. Locate pictures to illustrate your literary work. </li></ul><ul><li>Create your “work” in MS PowerPoint. Each page should be a separate slide. </li></ul><ul><li>Save the presentation. </li></ul><ul><li>Save As and change file type to JPEG . </li></ul><ul><li>Choose “Every Slide” when prompted. </li></ul>There’s an author in you….
    12. 12. <ul><li>Use http://epubbud.com to publish your ebook (guided activity) </li></ul><ul><li>Share with the class! </li></ul>There’s an author in you….
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