Category Archives: Literacy

Reflection on Standard 4.3 (EDU 6150 General Inquiry Teaching & Assessment Methods)

Standard 4.3, Designing Coherent Instruction in the area of Learning Activities essentially requires the teacher to design lessons that take into consideration the academic levels, and perhaps also the behavioral dispositions, of all students in the classroom, while making appropriations … Continue reading

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Digital Storytelling Project: The Secrets of Trees (EDTC 6433)

One of the most time tested and enjoyable ways to learn is through stories. Sadik (2008) writes that storytelling constitutes the original form of teaching allowing students to bring into understanding the complex and often unordered world we all experience … Continue reading

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Utilizing Technology to Enhance Literacy (Mod 1 – EDTC 6433)

ISTE NETS Standard 1: Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity Triggering Event Question: How can I utilize technology to enhance the learning of a class of 5th grade students in the areas of reading and/or writing? As teachers, we … Continue reading

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