Book Title: Teaching the iGeneration (Second Edition): Five Easy Ways to Introduce Essential Skills With Web 2.0 Tools - help students manage information in the digital world
Publisher: Solution Tree
Author: William M. Ferriter
Find the natural overlap between the work you already believe in and the digital tools that define modern learning. Each chapter introduces an enduring skill: information fluency, verbal persuasion, visual persuasion, collaborative dialogue, and problem solving. Teachers will examine how to embrace digital tools to evaluate controversial issues and create classrooms full of informed, productive global citizens.
Find a wealth of handouts and classroom activities focused on each skill and digital tool discussed.
Explore practical, digital methods to connect the enduring skills taught for generations with the technology that students are using every day.
Understand concrete ways that students can make a difference around the world and communicate collaboratively using media tools.
Learn step-by-step directions for each digital tool and how it can be used for modern learning.
Investigate numerous online resources, and understand the pros and cons of each.
About the Authors
Introduction: The iGeneration
Chapter 1: Managing Information in the 21st Century
Chapter 2: Exploring Verbal Persuasion
Chapter 3: Exploring Visual Persuasion
Chapter 4: Exploring Collaborative Dialogue
Chapter 5: Exploring Collaborative Problem Solving
Appendix: Teaching Permission Slip
References and Resources