A blogpost about how a teacher is using Explain Everything in her classroom.
How using Voice to Text can help transform the learning of students.
There are many aspects to Read and Write, but two of the features that are very exciting are the ability to have text read to students and now with the addition of Read Text Aloud students can record themselves reading. The second feature is the ability to have text read to them.
"Students explore how they can use email to communicate with real people within their schools, families, and communities"
Source: Common Sense Media
This PDF provides helpful guidance on talking to students about Social Media and also provides guidance for parents.
Source: Childnet International
Discussions and graphics are used to help students understand that while the internet is not a 'real' physical space it is made up of 'real' people. Graphics are used to show real life connections extended to the online world. Source: Common Sense Media Inc.
An interactive game/unit to learn to recognize the techniques advertisers use to target children. Source: Media Awareness Network
Guided discussion of the different ways people can send messages. Can participate in a role-play. Source: Common Sense Media Inc.