BLC16: Redefining ‘Literacy’ in Early Childhood

Icon Study

Blog post on icon inquiry 

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Example of Chalk Talk

iPad App Design

Blog post on iPad app design

Slideshow to teach some design principles:

CARP Design Principles


Student App Design Examples

Developing Keywords for Image Searching

Blog post on keyword development


Keyword Planning Sheet

Student Example of Final Presentation

Uly – Created with Haiku Deck, presentation software that inspires

Creating Picture Stories


Example of a Story Plan

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Final Student Examples:

Story told by authors:

Story interpreted by peers:

Understanding the Elements of Video

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Videos used for “Notice-Pause-Type” Routine

Same Scene 5 Ways Video:

Student Example of Book Review

Using Digital Tools to Enhance Literacy Teaching and Learning

More Student Examples: