Language Arts and 21st Century Skills - Walking the Talk!


Opening: 21st Century Literacy Video







STATION: 21st Century Collaboration
Google Presentation
Video - Teachers and Principals Talk about Google Docs


Google Form
Google Spreadsheet
Question: How could you use Google Docs, Spreadsheets, and Presentations with your students and Colleagues?


STATION: Micro-Blogging
What is Micro-Blogging? Article
Twitter
Google Doc with twitter-like updates
Question: What are the advantages and drawbacks of using a micro-blogging site with your students?


STATION: 21st Century Reading
Article "Literacy Debate: R U Really Reading Online?"
Video - Family of Readers
Visit this website regarding reading online http://www.slate.com/id/2193552/
Question: How should we as teachers prepare our students for different reading environments, i.e., online vs. textbook?


Closing: Introducing the Book Video