Lynette Barr spoke about her classroom use of digital learning using an interactive whiteboard, netbooks, gaming and other online tools etc with her grade 6 class. Lynette shared a great document outlining what her reading block looked like.
Here is a sample of some of the games that Lynette uses:-
Wii sports is used effectively to teach about parts of the body.
TV Game show and Big Brain Academy with the Nintendo Wii,
Playstation 2 The Big Buzz
She shared some tips on important things to remember when using technology in the classroom and some of the demonstrated improved learning outcomes.
From the chat came the following:-
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