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Spice Up Your Textbooks and Create more Meaningful Learning Experiences

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Do your students seem to resist efforts to get them to use their textbooks? Would you like to make using textbooks more engaging and enticing? A textbook is just one of many tools in your teacher's instructional kit, but is probably the least exciting tool for learners. In this session, Shelly Sanchez Terrell will provide you with simple ideas to animate your textbook and create more meaningful learning experiences. Discover how you can you can help students take the learning from their textbooks and create, explore, discover, and problem solve.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: ICT
Last aired on: Thursday, September 8, 2016 @ 3:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Digital Media, Learning Theories & Strategies, Reading & Writing
Tags: digital media, engagement, meaningful learning, reading, textbook, textbook animation

Reviews (16)

Full Member
Great presentation! I like how the students are getting comfortable with their textbooks and picking them apart.
Full Member
I love creating timelines with my students, but I never thought of doing it digitally. They would really enjoy it!
Full Member
Lots of great technology sites that would be fun when we get the tech issues solved.
Full Member
Great interactive tools... very engaging!
Basic Member
Sounds great!
Full Member
Great info. Thanks!
Full Member
Love the Sketch note it! So many different apps and websites. Thank you!
Full Member
I thought it was very good.
Full Member
awesome ideas!!!! thanks
Full Member
Chock full of ideas and tips!
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