Want to add some pizzazz to your booktalks and motivate young readers? Here are simple but powerful ideas and instructions for integrating technology into your presentations, and using booktalks to launch learning across the curriculum. You'll discover how to use your existing technology to make enhanced booktalks to use with students-video, audio, and text; how to integrate the booktalks into the curriculum to meet standards; and how to extend the excitement with online book discussions. Lesson plans and a wealth of examples, strategies, and resource links make implementation a breeze. Grades 6-12.
Number of pages: 176
Weight: 499 g
Dimensions: 272 x 213 x 10 mm
". . . educators who have the necessary technology and who want their students to interact with books in a more engaging way will find plenty here to get them started." - VOYA
"...a useful addition to your professional toolkit. . . . Keane and Cavanaugh write in a clearcut manner, including technical jargon only when necessary. With their step-by-step approach, even the most technologically challenged librarian will discover how easy it is to be a tech-savvy booktalker." - Public Libraries