EMAT621 Unit Technology Sample Resources

Compiled by Sherah B. Carr, Ph.D.  ©2009

Create a sample product that your students could make to support one or more of the skills that you are teaching in your unit. 

Produce a sample product and include a hard copy in your notebook. You’ll add the electronic version in LiveText.

Sample ideas:

Microsoft Office

Word – creating any writing assignment – adding graphics, borders, charts, etc

 Excel – science experiment data, graphing, charting, budgets, receipts

 PowerPoint  - Kids can do it all! Print out the handout version several slides per page

 Publisher – brochures, flyers, newsletters

Kidspiration – Get a free trial version at http://www.inspiration.com/Freetrial

KidPix – http://www.broderbund.com/store/broder/en_US/buy/productID.126904700   $19.99

WikiSpaces - www.wikispaces.com

PhotoStory -

Wordle.net - www.wordle.net

Poetry -  Type and add graphics - http://kids-learn.org/pumpkins/formats.htm

Digital Camera project – see ideas on my web site

Online Scavenger Hunt –
See ideas - http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr113.shtml

See sample kid projects

http://www.brentwood.k12.ca.us/brentwood/links/gallery/gallery.html

Get more ideas from the technology section of my web site:

http://www.teachingwithpurpose.com/technology2.htm

Also see ideas from class WikiSpaces:

Summer 2009 - http://emat621summer2009.wikispaces.com/Integrating+Technology

Fall 2009

Tuesday - http://emat621.wikispaces.com/Tuesday+-+Integrating+Technology

Wednesday - http://emat621.wikispaces.com/Wednesday+-+Integrating+Technology