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Excite Student Literacy with Great Global Resources

Excite Student Literacy with Great Global Resources

Excite Student Literacy with Great Global Resources

International Reading Association

33rd Southwest Regional Conference

February 6, 2010

Carol Scott, Media Technology Director, Mustang Valley Elementary, scottc@mustangps.org

Event Links

Read Around the Planet http://www.twice.cc/read/index.html

Megaconference Jr. http://www.megaconferencejr.org

Resource Links

Collaborations Around the Planet (CAPspace) http://projects.twice.cc

MAGPI http://www.magpi.net/#

Connect 2 Texas http://www.connect2texas.net

TWICE (Two Way Interactive Connection in Education) http://www.twice.cc/fieldtrips.html

ATT Videoconferencing Directory http://www.kn.sbc.com/wired/vidconf/directory.cfm

Content Providers

CILC (Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration) http://www.cilc.org

ATT Videoconference Yellow Pages http://www.kn.att.com/wired/vidconf/adventures.html

Classes

Planning Interactive Curriculum Connections http://www.remc11.k12.mi.us/dl/picc/

Kid to Kid Connections http://www.remc11.k12.mi.us/dl/k2k

Books

Allington, Richard. What Really Matters for Struggling Readers. 2nd ed. New York: Pearson Education, 2006. Print.

Rasinski, Timothy. The Fluent Reader. New York: Scholastic Professional Books, 2003. Print.

Ray, Kecia, and Jan Zanetis. Interactive Videoconferencing: K-12 Lessons That Work. 1st ed. Eugene, OR: International Society for Technology in Education, 2009. Print.

Standards

Priority Academic Student Skills (PASS) http://sde.state.ok.us/Curriculum/PASS/default.html