Let us state that aforementioned lesson ideas can be used to practise various skills. A mindmap e.g. can be used for a reading or writing exercise as well.
- You could let your students download an e-reader application, such as Kindle, Ebook Reader, Wattpad eBook Reader, eReader… Instead of offering the text on paper, you could let them download a text from one of your platforms such as Smartschool, Showbie, Nearpod or Socrative. These applications offer various reading opportunities, not only books or literary texts, but also blogs, newspapers and magazines can be accessed by an e-reader or an e-reader application. In this way they explore the new possibilities of the different media. Holding on to the fact that newspapers should only be printed on paper, is denying digitalisation.
- A text – but actually almost anything – can also be offered to your students by a QR code. A QR code can easily be made with free websites or free applications. The-qrcode-generator.com is a quick and efficient way to do so. This QR code lets you access our website, educationalipads.wordpress.com. The QR code must the scanned in by a QR code reader app, easy to get in the various App Stores.