Not a toy, but a tool : an educator's guide for understanding and using iPads (eBook, 2014) [Alabama State University Library]
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Not a toy, but a tool : an educator's guide for understanding and using iPads

Not a toy, but a tool : an educator's guide for understanding and using iPads

Author: Carrie Thornthwaite
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman and Littlefield Education, [2014]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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IPads are powerful tools for engaging students, encouraging creativity, stimulating critical thinking, and making significant strides in learning. This book is part of a two book set that will allow educators to realize the full potential of the iPad. Over 200 highly rated apps are covered with specific ideas for classroom activities and teaching strategies.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Not a toy, but a tool
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Education, [2014]
(DLC) 2013046509
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carrie Thornthwaite
ISBN: 9781475809411 1475809417
OCLC Number: 870646890
Description: 1 online resource (x, 186 pages)
Contents: Not a Toy, but a Tool! --
Apps and Techniques for All Subject Areas --
Apps and Techniques for All Subject Areas --
Teaching Language Arts with the iPad --
Teaching Social Studies with the iPad --
Teaching Foreign Languages with the iPad.
Responsibility: Carrie Thornthwaite.

Abstract:

IPads are powerful tools for engaging students, encouraging creativity, stimulating critical thinking, and making significant strides in learning. This book is part of a two book set that will allow educators to realize the full potential of the iPad. Over 200 highly rated apps are covered with specific ideas for classroom activities and teaching strategies.
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Dr. Carrie Thornthwaite has given an excellent introduction to the use of iPads. She approaches this process with the mindset of both a K-12 educator, which she was, as well as an education Read more...

 
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