TLC 2013 presentation on using Crocodoc Personal and PaperPort Notes to engage students in critical reading and close reading strategies.
This video provides background on close reading and expectations involved with the Common Core State Standards.
Teachers may want to consider how close reading will improve student reading ability and how they can implement technology to increase literacy skills.
This is a link to a pdf article on students with reading disabilities and strategies to help them improve. We are going to practice critical/close reading strategies with this difficult text to experience the process our students would go through in class.
This blog post provides a top ten list for annotation apps for iPad. I use PaperPort Notes in my classroom.
This is my first blog using WordPress and an iPad. My students are going to be using these tools to promote their service learning projects this semester. I’ll be using my blog to document their work on this project as well as other cool projects and activities going on in my English IV, Advanced Grammar, and English 101 courses at Early College High School Continue reading