RE 5040 Fall 2011
Lease this WebApp and get rid of the ads.
Lori Vestal
response to Rachel
Mon Dec 5, 2011 19:09

That is an interesting point about digital media. I am not sure I like gadgets such as Kindle because I really like just reading a good book, flipping through actual pages, etc. but I know some people who do enjoy them. We read an article for another class about how distracting reading on a Kindle or other devices become because of hyper links, etc. I am distracted enough without hyper links beckoning to me.

  • Reading Interest - Rachel Hicks, Mon Dec 5 17:22
    I liked that you looked for students to find their own (intrinsic) motivation. How did the students know which books were on their level? I wonder if the parents use digital media as a source of... more
    • Re: Reading Interest - Nakita Carson, Tue Dec 6 18:42
      Before we began this project the Media Center assistant and I both talked with the students about using the 5 word rule for picking a book. Turn to any page and begin reading. If you count five words ... more
    • response to Rachel - Lori Vestal, Mon Dec 5 19:09
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RE 5040 Fall 2011