Overcoming Communication Barriers
in the Classroom!
It's not a Secret Club!
Your child will be utilizing and incorporating these technological tools in their learning!
This is a terrific app/website that allows students to learn and quiz themselves about important terms that they will be learning throughout the course.
Sites such as Google Docs, Google Slides, and Google Drive will be a very important and useful tool for students and teachers to share their materials. Teachers will be posting homework assignments, handouts, and slides on this website/app. And it's easily accessible on phones!
This is a new website that teachers are starting to utilize for online classrooms, and presentations. Students and teachers both can upload and create videos of their presentations. They can be reviewed and rated by peers, and will prove to be a useful tool for homework assignments!
GET READY FOR A FUN AND TECH-FUL YEAR!
Some Questions You May Have....
How will I know my child is receiving a well-rounded education?
We can assure you your child will not being sitting behind a computer all day! We will ensure that your child will still be experiencing a versatile lesson plan, such as physical education, hands-on learning, group work with peers, and participating in the arts. Technology can be incorporated in all these areas, and that is what we want to stress. Technology can be so useful in every aspect of our lives.
How will I know how my child is progressing?
Again, we will be utilizing technology to let parents know how their child is doing. Grades, assignments, upcoming events will be posted online on twitter, blogs, and google docs. There are so many mediums that will be used, it will be difficult to miss out!
What if we don't have a computer or internet access at home?
Your child will have access to computers at school. And also, Wi-Fi is now available in so many locations including your local library - your child can access a lot of these tools with their smart-phones. As technology is becoming more prevalent in our lives, it is also becoming more accessible than you think. Let me know if there are any issues, and we can definitely come up with several options and solutions.