A research-based guide to classroom applications of media, technology, and the Internet, focusing on audio, visual, graphic, and movement media. The effects of media on student motivation, behaviour, modalities, and higher-level thinking skills are covered, as are media uses for lesson planning, teaching, student research, and learning products. This book will be an invaluable resource for teachers who want to be agents for change and who believe that technology success.
About the Author
1. The Importance of Media in the Classroom
2. Using Media to Plan and Introduce a Lesson
3. Using Media for Teaching
4. Using Media to Enhance Student Products
5. Viewing the Big Picture: Keeping Up