Engaging, interactive learning-right in your students’ hands! What if your students’ mobile devices became an instructional asset rather than a distraction? Discover how free, scannable technology can enrich learning while captivating students. Best of all, these technologies are easy to implement within your classroom. Monica Burnsoffers user-friendly strategies and tips in this quick-read guide. Get ready to: • Learn about QR codes and Augmented Reality (AR) • Reach each student with new, hands-on learning opportunities • Embrace the ACES Framework for teaching with scannable technologies: Access, Curate, Engage, and Share • Promote self-directed learning and showcase your students’ creations • Leverage technology to connect your classroom with families and the community Don’t miss this opportunity to become a leader in digital learning! “Burns provides practical ...
Chapter 6: Engage and Excite Motivating Students With Tech-Friendly Tasks
Engage and Excite Motivating Students With Tech-Friendly Tasks
Scannable technology lets students engage with information in a completely new way. They can hear the speech described in their textbook, watch molecules come to life, and see diagrams pop off of their page. Student engagement is the foundation for learning. Scannable technology can motivate learners of all ages, across content areas, throughout the school day.
From Gimmick to Gotcha
Motivating students is an important part of an educator’s role in the classroom. Establishing connections to the real world, demonstrating your own excitement for a topic, and providing context for learning are all components of keeping students on task. Engagement is so much more than a cool factor, and scannable technology ...