Understanding social conventions of interaction

IR within Edge Browser

Cross-platform web browser https://youtu.be/kTu0vdUdrUs Learning Tools are built into the Microsoft Edge browser, adding more options for readers in your class to interact with texts. Use Learning Tools in Microsoft Edge to hear any webpage or PDF read out loud while following along with the words on screen.  Immersive Reader in Microsoft Edge now has Learning Tools …

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Read Aloud

A tool within Immersive Reader https://youtu.be/2BAY2i7W-kg There are many reasons to listen to a document, such as proofreading, multitasking, or increased comprehension and learning. Word makes listening possible by using the text-to-speech (TTS) ability of your device to play back written text as spoken words. Read Aloud reads all or part of your document. You …

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Nearpod

An Online Tool https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYVHSAqEeMM Nearpod’s formative assessment activities are effective for differentiating instruction. Teachers can send out polls and quizzes, ask open-ended questions, have students submit drawn responses, and even have students write short notes on collaborative boards. You’ll wonder how you taught without it! Top Tips and Links Top Tip Use Nearpod library for …

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Crafty Cursor

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/VCPsDMratIo When installed and enabled, Crafty Cursor is a Chrome extension that allows a user to highlight their on screen cursor, so that if somebody with a visual impairment was viewing, the cursor is very easily tracked. Whether you are delivering face to face and presenting on a large display device such …

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