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Carla Shinn

How Paperbacks Transformed the Way Americans Read - 6 views

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    Half a century before e-books turned publishing upside down, a different format threatened to destroy the industry.
Cathy Oxley

The Writing Café - The Dystopian Society - 1 views

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    Dystopian vs Utopian
Cathy Oxley

Honey Badger Houdini - Honey Badgers: Masters of Mayhem - Natural World - BBC Two - You... - 0 views

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    Clever and creative!
Sally Dooley

Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Tools That Help Students Organize Research and Create B... - 25 views

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    Citelighter goes way beyond citation. If you pay for a subscription, it includes the Questia database, and incredible teacher tools for analyzing student writing and research. If you want to use pdfs you need to operate in Mozilla. The citelighter toolbar seems to interact well with our intense firewall.
tsefai

Vaughan Memorial Library, Acadia University : Help : Tutorials - 3 views

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    Fun, interactive tutorials about the research process
Cathy Oxley

Infographics in the Classroom - nhinstitutes - 12 views

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    Examples of student infographics
Sue Hayter

Serious reading takes a hit from online scanning and skimming, researchers say - The Wa... - 11 views

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    "I worry that the superficial way we read during the day is affecting us when we have to read with more in-depth processing," said Maryanne Wolf, a Tufts University cognitive neuroscientist and the author of "Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain."
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    I wonder if anyone else has noticed this phenomenon in their own reading ... I know I have, sadly.
Cathy Oxley

Infographic Activity - Strategies for Attacking Data for Understanding - Google Drive - 12 views

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    Collaborative Google Doc for analysing infographics and sharing with the class.
Cathy Oxley

Infographic Activity: Develop an Eye and Understanding - Google Drive - 7 views

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    Collaborative Google Doc for class to share infographics they've found and analysed.
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