NCTies 2011

Jennifer Anderson - 1st Grade Teacher, Banks Road Elementary, Wake County Public Schools

Class Website - https://sites.google.com/site/ andrsnclssrm/

Dr. Frank Creech - Principal, Banks Road Elementary, Wake County Public Schools

Nancy Mangum - Curriculum Innovation and Professional Development Specialist, Friday Institute, NCSU

Angela Sonntag - 3rd Grade Teacher, Banks Road Elementary, Wake County Public Schools

Class Website - http://teamsonntag.weebly.com/


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Thursday 10:10-11:10 Using Technology Tools to Differentiate Literacy Centers
Literacy centers are an important component of good literacy instruction in the elementary classroom. Come and see how teachers are using engaging technology tools to differentiate instruction and provide valuable learning opportunities for all students during literacy centers. Specific examples of using iPod touches and interactive whiteboards will be shared.

Friday 9:10-10:10 Charting the Course & Setting Sail: Using iPod Touches in the Elementary Classroom
The iPod touch can be an incredibly powerful learning tool for students of all ages! Come and see how elementary teachers are using itouches to increase student engagement and achievement in literacy and math. During this session we will share lesson ideas and strategies for using the devices with your students.