Assignment 8 : iTunes U/Web-based Enhancements

The Science Show for Kids – iTunes – Offers answers to children’s’ science questions

Times for Kids – Although, to have full access on this site you must subscribe and pay, there are still several sections on the site that are very useful and free. One such section is the “Homework Helper” where students have access to a flashcard maker, writing tips and grammar rules, as well as the news, photos and videos that Time is known for.

Encyclopedia Britannica – Students are able to look up information like they would in a traditional encyclopedia, but also offer articles and quizzes on various topics, like “in the news,” “demystified,” and “on this day.”

ESL Teacher Talk also available on iTunes – This a podcast for teachers, that offers games and activities to help ELL students.



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