Article About My Classroom Web Site in the Book,
"Teaching with the Internet K-12: New Literacies for New Times"
Fourth Edition by Donald J. Leu, Deborah Diadiun Leu, and Julie Coiro
|Early in 2004, the
authors of this great resource emailed me and asked if they could
include information about me and my website in their book. I was
honored to be their featured classroom web site on pages 409-411 in
Chapter 12, "Developing a Homepage for your Classroom."
This book is an incredible resource on using the Internet and computers in classrooms.
Here is a preview of the chapters in this book. Visit the website
Chapter 1: New Literacies for New Times
Chapter 2: Navigating the Internet with Efficiency and a Critical Eye
Chapter 3: Effective Instructional Models: Internet Workshop, Internet Project, Internet Inquiry, and WebQuest
Chapter 4: Communicating On the Internet: Email, Mailing Lists, and Other Forms for Electronic Communication
Chapter 5: English and the Language Arts: Opening New Doors to Literature and Literacy
Chapter 6: Social Studies: A World of Possibilities
Chapter 7: Science: Using the Internet to Support Scientific Thinking
Chapter 8: Math: Thinking Mathematically on the Internet
Chapter 9: Special Ideas for Younger Children Using the Internet in Primary Grades
Chapter 10: Using the Internet to Increase Multicultural Understanding
Chapter 11: Including All Students on the Internet
Chapter 12: Developing a Homepage for your Classroom
The ISBN number of this book is 1-929024-77-0