Making Math Relevant in the Digital World
Inquiring minds want to know...what could all these words have incommon?
A component of being a media specialist is to help teachers develop lessons that prepare students for the 21st century. To do this we must make the lessons relevant and meaningful.
Let's identify needs of the student:
Now we need a goal for our mini-lessons:
The goal of these lessons are for students to use online research to gain a deeper understanding of graphing, why this skill is important, and to prepare them for jobs in the future that need people with 21st Century digital literacy skills.
Standards for the 21st Century Learner