What the Tech?
Options for collaboration in the classroom
Using Google Docs for Collaboration
Having students create boxes helps them to stay organized.
It also helps give you as the teacher clearer way to assess collaboration within the group.
Teachers can also participate in the conversation as they guide students to more meaningful discussions.
Using Google Classroom for Collaboration
How can I keep kids accountable?
What other tools can my students use to collaborate?
Realtime Board: This is one example of an on-line whiteboard where students can create post-its and graphic organizers to share and collaborate on. Easy to use and they can sign in with their Google accounts.
There are so many options. Let me know what ideas you have and we can find the option that will work best for your class. :)