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Tuesday, August 13 • 2:10pm - 3:10pm
(C14) Connecting Literacy and Technology at the Elementary Level through Flipgrid Global Connections, Scratch Jr Coding, and Stem Design Briefs

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During this session, participants will analyze and discuss how literacy and technology are integrated using available elementary resources. Instructional Technology Specialist, Kelly Hoggard will discuss the use of technology tools like Flipgrid alongside powerful resources like Junior Great Books to make global connections. Facilitator will share examples of how to incorporate Scratch Jr Coding, and pair literature with STEM design briefs. Participants will receive a brief introduction to Flipgrid along with examples of how it can be used in the elementary classroom. Participants will also receive access to a file of STEM design briefs. Attendees will need an introductory understanding of Flipgrid.

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Kelly Hoggard

Instructional Technology Specialist, Indian Lakes ES
Instructional Technology Specialist from Virginia Beach City Public Schools, author of Champ for Kids, founder of the #champforkids Twitter chat

Tuesday August 13, 2019 2:10pm - 3:10pm EDT