Mon Oct 26, 2015 14:24

Like you I used bubble maps and circle maps the most in my classroom. I used graphic organizers more than I realized until discussing them in class. I however, did not usually use them with technology. I really enjoyed Popplet. My favorite was the kidspiration but I only have the lite version and have already used my maximum amount.
I also agree that motivation is the greatest thing to get our kids writing! If kids see us modeling our own writing and excited about it, then it is contagious!!

  • Using Writing Strategies/Technology - Melanie McLeod, Sun Oct 25 18:19
    For Prewriting Instruction, I like to use graphic organizers to for brainstorming such as bubble maps and circle maps. I can have my primary grade students use the Popplet lite app to brainstorm, as... more
    • Writing - megangouge, Mon Oct 26 14:24
      • Popplet Lite App - Melanie McLeod, Tue Oct 27 05:47
        Megan: My students loved using the Popplet Lite app, and it was kid-friendly for them to use. I will continue to use this app for student-created graphic organizers.
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