Robin Talkowski’s Blog: Reading & Technology

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Robin Talkowski’s Blog: Reading & Technology

Entries from October 25th, 2009

Reading as Thinking Hits the Web – BookGlutton

October 25th, 2009 · 2 Comments · reading and technology

Book Glutton! I was so excited when I saw this site that I could not wait to share it even though I have just begun my exploration.  I know that is not the best practice, but this site seems to include all the elements that we want students to be doing while reading.  Instead of […]

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Wordle as an Editing Tool

October 18th, 2009 · No Comments · reading and technology

An author chooses great descriptive words and powerful verbs to help her writing “come alive” and help the reader visualize what s/he is reading about.  Often students have difficulty evaluating their own writing.  It is difficult to see their own writing as another reader will view it.  Wordle comes to the rescue!  In creating a […]

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