Technology Tool Tips

Beyond the basics of using the hardware and software, it's often helpful to locate some ideas for implementation. This page will help you find cool projects, modify existing projects, and get a jump-start on creating your own projects.

Activity 1: Lesson Plans
Explore lesson plans that incorporate technology tools. Start at Microsoft and explore their lessons. Try other lesson planning sites. Search for a content area topic and the technology tool such as nutrition and spreadsheets.

Activity 2: Online Software Resources

It's a good idea to review software before you purchase. If you can't review it yourself, check one of the online review sources. Check out my software review page for lots of links to review resources. Also check out the resources at the following sites:
Explore the resources available at Tom Snyder Productions. Specifically, check out the resources that accompany the Timeliner software.
  • Is there a demo available to download?
  • Are these types of online resources helpful?
  • Are classroom project ideas included?
  • Are materials available for my content area and grade level?
  • Are links provided to other resources?
  • Is there a way to communicate or share with others using the same software?
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Developed by Annette Lamb, 7/99. Updated 10/10.