Reading  activities by   means of  technology    How Maria Markaki    Language School has  integrated book readinginto the...
Poetry Day      21 March 2012You can read our students’     comments on the  ‘Teaching and Learning       English’ blog
Reading competitions with our French e-pals
Book Projects  by students ofall ages and levels
A’ Junior(7-8 years old)    Story read:     ‘My Dad’
A magic world ofwords mixed with  imagination
B’ Junior(9 years old)Reading and recording the      famous fairy tale ‘Little Red Riding Hood’  (listen to the students’ ...
A’ Class (A1 level,10 years old)  Story read:   ‘The TigerWho Came To Tea’
B’ Class    (A1+ level,   11 years old) Little !arinos surfs the Net   and discovers amazinginformation about the city we ...
C’ Class      (A2 level,     12 years old)Participation in two reading competitions on ‘SherlockHolmes and The ImportantEx...
Depiction of a scene from the Sherlock   Holmes’ story.View more book projects byC’ Class on our Picasa web        collect...
D’ Class     (A2+ level,    13 years old)    Reading e-books on the  wiki, such as ‘The GivingTree’, ‘The Little Hunters’ ...
E’ Class       (B1 level,     14 years old)    Winners of the readingcompetition ‘A Christmas Carol’  and posts on the cla...
Post-reading  activities  See all activities on ‘AChristmas Carol‘ prepared     by "’ Class here.
Students’ Blog Postsconcerning books from the school library
Adult students• George: gk-hall.blogspot.com/search/  label/Books• Manolis: markaki-b2.blogspot.com/  search/label/Books• ...
Wiki maintained by C2-level students   • Despina: Great Expectations   • Nick: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde   • Manos: The Citade...
Young bloggers• 9-year-old Nicolas  narrates every adventure  of Tuffy the Pony he reads  in the new interactive e-  books...
Young bloggers• Little George has  read a number of  stories specially  written for young  learners:• Don Quixote: my  new...
More of the ways we use technology in the classroom:• Student Blogs• Blogging Challenge• Wikis• Glogs• Quizzes• Wallwisher...
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    1. 1. Reading activities by means of technology How Maria Markaki Language School has integrated book readinginto the lessons of all levels
    2. 2. Poetry Day 21 March 2012You can read our students’ comments on the ‘Teaching and Learning English’ blog
    3. 3. Reading competitions with our French e-pals
    4. 4. Book Projects by students ofall ages and levels
    5. 5. A’ Junior(7-8 years old) Story read: ‘My Dad’
    6. 6. A magic world ofwords mixed with imagination
    7. 7. B’ Junior(9 years old)Reading and recording the famous fairy tale ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ (listen to the students’ recording here)
    8. 8. A’ Class (A1 level,10 years old) Story read: ‘The TigerWho Came To Tea’
    9. 9. B’ Class (A1+ level, 11 years old) Little !arinos surfs the Net and discovers amazinginformation about the city we referred to in one of the ebooks we read in class: London!ADVENTURE IN LONDON!
    10. 10. C’ Class (A2 level, 12 years old)Participation in two reading competitions on ‘SherlockHolmes and The ImportantExam Paper’ and ‘Matilda’. Maintaining a wikidedicated to reading projects: markaki-reading.wikispaces.com
    11. 11. Depiction of a scene from the Sherlock Holmes’ story.View more book projects byC’ Class on our Picasa web collection.
    12. 12. D’ Class (A2+ level, 13 years old) Reading e-books on the wiki, such as ‘The GivingTree’, ‘The Little Hunters’ and ‘Matilda’ and completing related writing activities.
    13. 13. E’ Class (B1 level, 14 years old) Winners of the readingcompetition ‘A Christmas Carol’ and posts on the class blogs: girls-english.blogspot.com bitsandpieces- english.blogspot.com
    14. 14. Post-reading activities See all activities on ‘AChristmas Carol‘ prepared by "’ Class here.
    15. 15. Students’ Blog Postsconcerning books from the school library
    16. 16. Adult students• George: gk-hall.blogspot.com/search/ label/Books• Manolis: markaki-b2.blogspot.com/ search/label/Books• Alice: aliki-ka.blogspot.com/search/ label/Books• Literature blog: markaki- literature.blogspot.com/search?q=books
    17. 17. Wiki maintained by C2-level students • Despina: Great Expectations • Nick: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde • Manos: The Citadel  • Monika: Wuthering Heights 
    18. 18. Young bloggers• 9-year-old Nicolas narrates every adventure of Tuffy the Pony he reads in the new interactive e- books on the iPad:• Tuffy and Eeny the Elefink [The red key]• Tuffy’s second adventure [The lost keys]• Tuffy’s adventure with Gabby the Gremlin (a story)
    19. 19. Young bloggers• Little George has read a number of stories specially written for young learners:• Don Quixote: my new book• Goodbye Floppy!
    20. 20. More of the ways we use technology in the classroom:• Student Blogs• Blogging Challenge• Wikis• Glogs• Quizzes• Wallwisher• Podcasts

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