Using iPods in the classroom (cont)
This interesting site gives some very practical uses of iPods in classrooms – especially with regard to using them to track development in students’ reading. The teacher stores children’s recorded reading using iTunes, and collecting these as a playlist within the Audiobooks section. Very clever. This certainly expands the idea of running records, as each entry is separate and date stamped, but all are stored in the one list.
From Colin Harris (@digitalnative) on Twitter:
Then, a couple of hours later, this tweet from Tom Barrett (@tombarrett)
Take a look at the way these 8 year old English children have taken to using iPod Touches:
Make sure you scroll down to the video file – something of an eye-opener.