These practical and useful lesson plans promote teaching information and computer skills as an integral part of the middle school curriculum. Emphasizing the vital role shared by media specialists, teachers, and administrators in connecting students to the Information Superhighway, this new edition contains current goals, terminology, learning strategies, and resources that encompass the Information Age.For example, the eighth grade Language Arts students used the computerized resources and print materials to gather and use information for a research activity on contemporary topics. ... A seventh-grade reading assignment had students use resources such as the computerized program MacGlobe and print resources such as Culturegrams to create a travel brochure on a European country.
|Title||:||Media Skills for Middle Schools|
|Author||:||Lucille W. Van Vliet, Paula Kay Montgomery|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unlimited - 1999-01|