The rapidly increasing availability and low cost of e-book technology make it perfect for schools and educators looking to expand their resources for readers. This book introduces the unique features that have established e-books as a powerful, effective learning tool for all grade levels and for students with special needs. It includes descriptions and illustrations of the most popular e-book formats and programs, as well as dozens of practical ideas for using e-books for reading instruction, personal productivity, and curricular enrichment. Brimming with interactive lesson ideas, teaching tips, and online resources, this book is a must-have for teachers in all content areas as well as library media specialists. Descriptions of the most popular and affordable e-book devices, software, and content for educators Guidelines for accessing free digital library resources available on the Web and for creating your own e-books using basic software tools Strategies for using the annotation, reference, and hyper text capabilities of electronic text to promote active reading Comprehensive index Also available: Differentiating Instruction with Technology in K-5 Classrooms - ISBN 1564842339 Interactive Videoconferencing: K-12 Lessons That Work - ISBN 1564842517Using E-books in K-12 Education Terence W. Cavanaugh. Online Resources Booksellers and Libraries Baen Free Library (e-book library of modern science fiction): www.baen.com/library/ E-book Libraries (e-book libraries appropriate for anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Digital Reader|
|Author||:||Terence W. Cavanaugh|
|Publisher||:||ISTE (Interntl Soc Tech Educ - 2006|