Language to Go: Learning Language with Mobile Devices
Post on 14-Jan-2017
Language to Go! Mix it up with Mobile Learning
Altered Image by Karanj, Flic.kr/p/3PkEA
Behind the need to communicate is the need to share. Behind the need to
share is the need to be understood. - Leo Rosten
10,000+ years ago this is how we communicated!
Share your byte-sized narrative!
Where did/will you share today?
young people are reading and writing more than I ever did at their age, but they are doing it using their computers
and mobile phones The mobile is central, and will
become even more so as time goes by. - David Crystal
Crystal, D. (2012). On myths and mindsets. From DavidCrystal.com
Photo by pedrosimoes7, Flic.kr/p/fM3knT
The most exciting breakthroughs of the 21st
century will not occur because of technology but because of an expanding concept of what it means
to be human. - John Naisbitt
Photo by VanZele. Justien, Flic.kr/p/puQfRi
How do we humanize our
Epic selfie- Youtu.be/VTlXttQL_Yk
Avatar- the graphical representation of the user or the user's alter ego or character. It may take either a three-dimensional form, as in games or virtual worlds, or a two-dimensional form as an icon in Internet forums and other online communities.
Wikipedia contributors. "Avatar (computing)." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 24 May. 2014.
Tellagami.com BuddyPoke 3D Avatar Creator
Our digital behavior influences
In Her World by Nana B Agyei, Flickr
With textspeak & emojis, students
Summarize Play with language
Develop an international language
Add emotion to language
How many do you know?
Which set of emojiis does this writing belong to?
Meaningful pair or group work!
Group Work Leader:Thispersonmakessureeveryoneisdoingtheirpart,understandstheirtasks,giveouttaskswhenmembersdontvolunteer,andmakesthefinaldecisionwhenvo@ngdoesntwork.Theyreadtheinstruc@onsforalltaskstothegroupandmakesureeveryoneunderstandsthetask.
ISA Square Danc by Lafayette College, Flickr
Mingle with Devices
Reconstruct the news story based on this word cloud of the article!
Pride & Prejudice by Raquel Len Jimenez, Pixton.com
Correct celebrity tweets, updates
Comic by Carmen Soto Fernndez
Created with Marvel.com/games/play/34/
Highlight grammar structures
Fake SMS by Classtools.net/SMS
*Movie Trailer Storyboard *Produce a video clip of 1 scene
Chinese New Year Smartphone by Mr.TinDC, Flickr
Google Classroom Moodle Edublogs