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Great pieces of brief non-fiction...my kids are so engaged when we use this to teach main idea, summarizing, retelling...and more!

Kid Who Invented Popsicle, The The Kid Who Invented the Popsicle Detail Page

Kid Who Invented Popsicle, The The Kid Who Invented the Popsicle

Designing Information For Media Literacy

Designing Information for Media Literacy

Innovative design crosses over all aspects of education. The American Society for Innovation Design in Education, or ASIDE, seeks to infuse curriculum with new approaches to teaching and thinking. Integrating the design of information into the daily conversation is an essential part of the teacher's toolkit and the purpose of the ASIDE blog. The underpinning of innovation and educational design is based on looking at the information available and communicating meaning for a world of…

Every reading teacher and every middle school and high school English teacher needs to read The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child.  This Texas teacher has developed an awesome system for helping children become lifelong readers (and their test scores improve without all the "drill and kill" activities).

The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child

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Great Blog with information on using foldables to increase literacy in the science class.

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Great Blog with information on using foldables to increase literacy in the science class.

Digital/Information Literacy Curriculum Handbook

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a description and guide that fits with most gifted readers' characteristics -- i.e.  the 5 overexcitabilities.

a description and guide that fits with most gifted readers' characteristics -- i.e. the 5 overexcitabilities.

An extensive site of information regarding the use of iPads in the classroom. Includes many links to apps that can be used in literacy in addition to links that are excellent for other areas of SEN.

iPads in the Classroom

An extensive site of information regarding the use of iPads in the classroom. Includes many links to apps that can be used in literacy in addition to links that are excellent for other areas of SEN.

Digital Literacies - This book brings together a group of internationally-reputed authors in the field of digital literacy. Their essays explore a diverse range of the concepts, policies and practices of digital literacy, and discuss how digital literacy is related to similar ideas: information literacy, computer literacy, media literacy, functional literacy and digital competence.

Digital Literacies: Concepts, Policies and Practices (New Literacies and Digital Epistemologies)

Digital Literacies: Concepts, Policies and Practices (New Literacies and Digital Epistemologies) [Lankshear, Colin, Knobel, Michele] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Digital Literacies: Concepts, Policies and Practices (New Literacies and Digital Epistemologies)

Information Literacy Weblog: SEEK search skills game  You have the instructions, notes for tutors and the cards (front and back) ready to print out.  The cards tell you to do things like identify the most important words in a search question and think of synonyms for searching

SEEK search skills game

Andrew Walsh has made his card game SEEK available under a Creative Commons license for free download. You have the instructions, notes for tutors and the cards (front and back) ready to print out. The winner is the first person to get to ten points: you gain points by responding to a question from the cards correctly. The cards tell you to do things like identify the most important words in a search question and think of synonyms for searching (see examples on the right, click on the…

Project Information Literacy: A large-scale study about early adults and their research habits

Project Information Literacy

Project Information Literacy (PIL) is a nonprofit research institute that conducts ongoing, national studies on what it is like being a student in the digital age. In the past decade, PIL has...