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COURSE - Using Technology In Language Arts


This course covers some of the ways in which technology can be incorporated into the Language Arts classroom. It breaks down discussion of examples into grades K-5, 6-8, and 9-12. Creating and formatting a Language Arts grading rubric is also covered. The course also explores some methods of dramatizing literature and building a library of recorded literature using students. It also discusses using ISearch papers as an alternative to traditional research papers.


Subject: Integrating Technology In The Classroom
Categories: Reading & Writing
Duration: 1 hour
Credit Hours: 1


  • COURSE - Using Technology In Language Arts
Introduction - Using Technology In Language Arts
Contains a course description and a brief overview of the objectives covered in this course.more... 
Use Technology In Grades K-5 Language Arts
Discusses how technology can be used in an elementary Language Arts classroom.more...
Focuses on hardware, software, and the Internet.
Provides examples of how various types of technology can be used. 
Use Technology In Grades 6-8 Language Arts
Integrates technology into the middle school Language Arts classroom.more...
Discusses using hardware and software to enrich the Language Arts classroom.
Explores utilizing the Internet as a Language Arts resource. 
Use Technology In Grades 9-12 Language Arts
Looks at integrating technology into the high school setting.more...
Discusses researching higher education via the Internet.
Examines using word processing software in your high school Language Arts classroom. 
Create A Language Arts Rubric
Looks at how to use a word processing program to create a Language Arts rubric.more...
Demonstrates how to apply simple formatting to a rubric.
Shows how to create a table to layout a rubric. 
Dramatize Literature
Explores methods for dramatizing literature from your textbooks.more...
Discusses how to build a library of recorded literature.
Incorporates ideas for student-centered dramatic performances. 
ISearch A Topic
Investigates an alternative to the traditional research paper.more...
Explains how ISearch papers help students practice their writing and interpersonal skills.
Explores practical investigation of a given topic. 
Workbook - Using Technology In Language Arts
Contains a printable workbook that includes a list of the lesson names and objectives covered in this course; a variety of real-life examples showing how the ideas and concepts discussed in this course could be used in a classroom, either as teaching tools or administrative aids; and exercises that provide additional practice and reinforcement of the skills and concepts covered in the course.more... 
Quiz - Using Technology In Language Arts
Assesses the user's knowledge of the concepts covered in the Using Technology In Language Arts course.more... 
Feedback - Using Technology In Language Arts
This survey contains six brief questions pertaining to your educational role and computer experience, as well as to how you would rate your knowledge of this subject before and after this course.more...

Reviews (3)

Basic Member
This is a good introduction on how to integrate technology into a language arts classroom.
Basic Member
Full Member
The question on the Technology quiz indicated that we would not use technology for student portfolios. That seems to go against the eportfolios that we are using with students. The question should have all of the choices as correct.
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