We had a highly productive and interactive discussion with parents this weekend on using Google Chrome for literacy support at the Montreal Centre for Learning Disabilities annual conference. We created a handout for the session that you can access below:
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We talk about apps for 21st century learning in two categories, support and content creation.
Welcome to Part 7 of “There’s A Special App For That” series on iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad apps for students with special needs. In this post we examine the seven building blocks of literacy instruction and look at apps that can support each area. Our goal was to identify apps that can be used […]
Its Family Literacy Day today in Canada! Â Check out local events in your community atÂ ABCÂ Life Literacy Canada. This year’s theme is “Play for Literacy.” Â To celebrate at home with your child, why not read some e-books on the iPad? Some suggestions: Jack and the Beanstalk Children’s Interactive Storybook (incredibly interactive) Mabel and Lulu: The Real […]
ABRACADABRA, a free, interactive online literacy tool developed by the Centre for the Study of Learning and Performance (CSLP) at Concordia University in MontrÃ©al, QuÃ©bec, is now available to parents (lite version) through the Learning Disabilities Association of QuÃ©bec (Association quÃ©becoise des troubles d’apprentissage). This research-based tool is a valuable literacy resource for students with […]