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Media Literacy Reference
As portable devices become increasingly available in elementary classrooms teachers are expected to use these new technologies to engage students in both traditional print-based literacy learning and digital literacies practices, such as multimodal composing. Teachers face the daunting task of integrating apps into their current research-based literacy practices. This article...
Media Literacy Reference
The goal of this investigation was to explore how a fourth grade teacher could integrate iPads into her literacy instruction to simultaneously teach print-based and digital literacy goals. The teacher used iPads for a three-week period during her literacy instruction and selected apps that provided unique approaches to helping the...
Media Literacy Reference
The article presents information about understanding and using digital technologies in the classroom to enhance the learning process. Some of the new literacies used in the classroom that require understanding include technological or computer literacy, visual literacy, media literacy, and information literacy. The article explains the value to students in...
Media Literacy Reference

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Authors
  • Pailliotet, A. W.
  • Semali, L.
  • Rodenberg, R. K.
  • Giles, J. K.
  • Macaul, S. L.
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Explains how intermedial concepts and practices may assist educators and their students. Definition of intermediality; Rationales for teaching critical media literacy and intermedial instruction; Practical examples of each intermedial element.
Media Literacy Reference
Digital storytelling has emerged as an innovative practice that allows students deeper engagement with content while encouraging the use of critical thinking and technological skills needed to navigate the ever changing digital terrain of the 21st century. The integration of traditional and new literacy practices is evident throughout the process...
Media Literacy Reference
As mobile technologies such as tablets and smartphones offer opportunities to view stories in digital format, young readers are faced with new challenges in the reading task. The authors conducted an exploratory study of digital story applications on a mobile reading device and found that digital story applications are capable...
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