Technologyies Review

In: Computers and Technology

Submitted By mbriery
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Mary Briery
EDU 225
September 20, 2015
Instructor John * *

Three Technologies Review
(From your list of five technologies above, you will select three to review) Web Address | Description of resource | Targeted Grade Level | Content Areas | 1. http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/ | National Geographic for kids, there are games, videos, pictures and information on nature. | 3rd-6th | Science and Social Studies | 2. http://www.brainpop.com/ | It has a variety of subjects with videos, games, and even worksheets. | 3rd -12th | Science, Social Studies, Math, English, Engineering and Tech., Art and Music, Health | 3. http://www.khanacademy.org/welcome | There is a variety of subjects and videos on this site. | K-Beyond High School | Math, Science, Economics and Finance, Arts and Humanities, Computing and Test Prep. | 4. http://www.funbrain.com/ | Fun games to learn math and reading skills. | K-8th | Math and Reading | 5. http://www.kidsknowit.com/ | Lots of information on this sight. Movies, posters, worksheets, games, etc. | K-12th | Science, Math and Spelling |

Introduction
Technology has inundated our home, work place and yes, our schools. With that, one needs to look at the importance of integrating technology in the classroom and why it is so important. “Researchers, educators, administrators, policymakers, and parents are now searching for the best ways to integrate technology into classrooms in order to enhance teaching and learning” (Rafool, Sullivan, and Al-Bataineh, 2012). While incorporating technology in the classroom, one has to look at the classroom as a whole and how the technology will enhance or take away from the classroom and lessons being used. Technology is not only computers, printers, calculators and the like; it is computer software and Internet. Integrating technologies in the classroom is important because it…...

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