ERIC Number: ED264575
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Using Microcomputers in Elementary Language Arts Instruction. ERIC Digest.
Intended for teachers, this digest shows that the computer can offer many efficient tools for expression, student control of writing, and instruction beyond the grammar and spelling drills most commonly associated with computers. The digest discusses the goals of the language arts curriculum, the role of the computer in the language arts curriculum, the types of computer software to use, some methods for integrating computer use into the curriculum, the expectations for student use, ways teachers can become acquainted with computer tools, and introducing young children to the computer keyboard and computer programs. (EL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.