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Team Discussion Two:
Reactions to Design Scenarios

What would be an effective technology deployment to support each of the following activities?

5. A high school English teacher is holding a discussion of the following passage . . .

Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player
That struts and frets his hour upon the stage,
And then is heard no more; it is a tale
Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury,
Signifying nothing.

Macbeth, by William Shakespeare

1. The biology teacher gathers a class together to analyze the water quality data gathered on a field trip the previous afternoon using probes and PDAs.

2. A middle school social studies teacher is holding a lecture/discussion covering topics from the Reconstruction Period.

3. A fifth grade class has been conducting research in teams of three students. It is time to put together the group report - both an essay and a multimedia presentation.

4. A third grade teacher is introducing strategies to approach word problems. Following the introduction, students will apply these strategies to a set of problems.


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