Mobilizing the power of cell phones to maximize students'learning power

Teaching Generation Text shows how teachers can turn cellphones into an educational opportunity instead of an annoyingdistraction. With a host of innovative ideas, activities, lessons,and strategies, Nielsen and Webb offer a unique way to usestudents' preferred method of communication in the classroom. Cellphones can remind students to study, serve as a way to take notes,provide instant, on-demand answers and research, be a great vehiclefor home-school connection, and record and capture oral reports orresponses to polls and quizzes, all of which can be used to enhancelesson plans and increase motivation.

Offers tactics for teachers to help their students integratedigital technology with their studies Filled with research-based ideas and strategies for using acell phone to enhance learning Provides methods for incorporating cell phones into instructionwith a unit planning guide and lesson plan ideas

This innovative new book is filled with new ideas for engaginglearners in fun, free, and easy ways using nothing more than abasic, text-enabled cell phone.

Published: Wiley on
ISBN: 9781118118887
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