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  1. Mobile Learning Mindset: The Parent’s Guide to Supporting Digital Age Learners

    The Parent's Guide to Supporting Digital Age Learners offers insight and guidance for parents facing some of the new challenges that mobile devices can bring into the household, including concerns about screen time, cyberbullying and digital footprints. The book offers advice, tools and scenarios parents can use with their children to maintain digital wellness, understand how to use social media safely and respectfully, and establish household guidelines. When parents are informed and given resources to support the initiative from home, there's a momentous shift in perception of how the device should be used, transforming it from a dangerous device that needs to be monitored or taken away to a tool that can be leveraged to improve learning.

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    A$30.95
  2. Teaching the iGeneration (Second Edition): Five Easy Ways to Introduce Essential Skills With Web 2.0 Tools

    In this second edition, authors William M. Ferriter and Adam Garry address enduring skills necessary for success in a digital world - information fluency, verbal persuasion, visual persuasion, collaborative dialogue, and problem solving - as well as digital solutions that teachers can use to enhance, not replace, traditional skill-based instruction practices.

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    A$53.95
  3. Picture-Perfect STEM Lessons, F–2: Using Children’s Books to Inspire STEM Learning

    For teachers who are eager to integrate STEM into their school day, Picture-Perfect STEM Lessons is an exciting development. This book's 15 kid-friendly lessons convey how science, technology, engineering and mathematics intersect in the real world. They embed reading-comprehension strategies that integrate the STEM subjects, as well as English, through high-quality picture books. You'll help your F - 2 students engage in STEM activities while they learn to read and read to learn.

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    A$60.95
  4. Picture-Perfect STEM Lessons, 3-5: Using Children’s Books to Inspire STEM Learning

    For teachers who are eager to integrate STEM into their school day, Picture-Perfect STEM Lessons is an exciting development. This book's 15 kid-friendly lessons convey how science, technology, engineering and mathematics intersect in the real world. They embed reading-comprehension strategies that integrate science and English through high-quality fiction and nonfiction picture books for Years 3 - 5. You'll help your students engage in STEM activities while they learn to read and read to learn.

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    A$60.95
  5. Media Literacy in the F-12, Updated and Expanded Second Edition

    Today's average youth spends over 10 hours a day consuming media. Aided by technology, young people can instantly share and engage with media messages to find answers, get directions, shop or connect with friends. But access alone doesn't lead to critical thinking. Media are texts, designed to be read, analysed, deconstructed and reconstructed. Understanding how to interpret advertising messages, check for bias or avoid stereotyping are among the skills students need to become knowledgeable consumers and producers of media. This book helps educators understand the importance of teaching media literacy and gives them the tools needed to bring this form of literacy into the classroom.

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    A$61.95
  6. Big Data, Small Devices: Investigating the Natural World Using Real-Time Data
    Now your students can transform their mobile phones and tablets into tools for learning about everything from weather to water quality. Big Data, Small Devices shows you how. This book is designed for Earth and environmental science teachers who want to help students tap into, organize, and deploy large data sets via their devices to investigate the world around them. Learn More
    A$61.95
  7. Lesson Imaging in Math and Science: Anticipating Student Ideas and Questions for Deeper STEM Learning

    From respected voices in STEM education comes an innovative lesson planning approach to help turn students into problem solvers: lesson imaging. In this approach, teachers anticipate how chosen activities will unfold in real time - what solutions, questions, and misconceptions students might have and how teachers can promote deeper reasoning.

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    A$43.95
  8. Digital Citizenship in Schools, Third Edition: Nine Elements All Students Should Know

    In this essential exploration of digital citizenship, Mike Ribble provides a framework for asking what we should be doing with respect to technology so we can become productive and responsible users of digital technologies.

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    A$50.95
  9. Using Technology to Enhance Writing: Innovative Approaches to Literacy Instruction

    Long neglected, writing has taken its rightful place alongside reading as a vital skill all students must acquire. Supporting this shift are many innovative digital tools. In this comprehensive anthology, leading educators explore the benefits and challenges of fusing writing instruction with technology and show F-12 teachers and administrators how best to harness these tools. Readers will learn why digital citizenship is the foundation for digital writing; how to teach students tone and expressive voice; how to introduce blogging, storytelling, journaling and collaborative writing; effective strategies for editing and revising; and digital tools for assessing and scoring writing.

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    A$57.95
  10. Using Technology to Enhance Reading: Innovative Approaches to Literacy Instruction

    The 21st century classroom has seen major advancements in the technological resources available for teachers and students to exchange ideas and build knowledge. But US reading achievement in Years F-12 has scarcely changed. With the technology available, how can teachers enhance reading instruction to foster improvement in students' reading abilities? As educators and scholars who have worked extensively in real classrooms, the contributors to Using Technology to Enhance Reading: Innovative Approaches to Literacy Instruction aim to provide teachers and administrators with practical methods to ensure success.

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    A$57.95
  11. Game On: Using Digital Games to Transform Teaching, Learning, and Assessment

    Game On: Using Digital Games to Transform Teaching, Learning, and Assessment by Ryan L. Schaaf and Nicky Mohan presents F-12 teachers and administrators with evidence of the power gaming has to improve education for students of the digital generation. The authors, both experienced educators and enthusiastic gamers, recognise that 21st century learners communicate and learn differently than previous generations of students. Educators must change their teaching and assessing techniques to help prepare students for the future. This practical guide provides educators with helpful guidance for selecting and tailoring digital games to their needs and their students' needs.

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    A$45.95
  12. Drones in Education: Let Your Students’ Imaginations Soar

    Drones are on the rise and the sky is the limit for teaching STEM skills with these unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). In the first guide to integrating drones into learning and teaching, authors Chris Carnahan, Laura Zieger and Kimberly Crowley provide everything teachers need to know to get a drone program off the ground at their schools. Drones in Education: Let Your Students' Imaginations Soar was written for educators who want to know more about the advantages incorporating drones can have on the effectiveness and appeal of their curriculum. The book covers such basic but important information as which drones need to be registered and where you can fly them. It also provides recommendations as to the drones that are best for specific students' age levels and subject areas.

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    A$32.95

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