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Information Literacy Classroom Materials Guide: Home

In preparation for your student teaching experience you are required to complete this Classroom Materials section before you begin your student teaching.

1. Start Here

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Secondary Mathematics Majors will find content specific to their needs bolded in red.

Learning Objectives:

  • Choose a topic based upon classroom content area
  • Create a lesson plan based upon topic
  • Choose a technology that supports the lesson plan
  • Integrate technology into the lesson plan
  • Assessment of website

2. Choosing a Topic

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Common Core Learning Standards Documents

3. Creating a Lesson Plan

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Please visit the following guide for detailed help in planning your lessons. You are not required to create a lesson plan for this library instruction lesson, these resources are here to help you with the general creation of a technology lesson plans.

Lesson Planning Library Guide

 

Additional Resources, including transcript

4. Research on Teaching with Technology

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General technology articles

Articles for secondary math majors

Book found in Milne Library

5. Picking a Technology

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Websites to visit for help in choosing and utilizing technology in the classroom.

  • Free Technology for Teachers - The purpose of this site is to share information about free resources that teachers can use in their classrooms.
  • The Teacher’s Guides To Technology And Learning - A guide to some of the best and most popular resources available today.
  • Technology Lesson Plans - The Teacher's Corner has organized some great lessons and resources around the following: management, integration, keyboarding, and more. Make sure your students are developing their 21st Century skills.
  • Internet4Classrooms - These lesson plans support standards-based curriculum topics and integrate a technology component within the lesson.
  • TI Activities (Math)- Find ready-to-use math and science activities aligned to select standards and textbooks for middle through college.

Links to technology tools (with subject area)

Technology Consulation Link

Contact Information

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6. Classroom Materials Assessment

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The assessment piece is located in the Information Literacy & Technology Competencies Seminar Materials Canvas site, under Module III: Classroom materials. The websites being critiqued in the assessment are located on this guide under #5 "Picking a Technology."