iPad Reading Comprehension Trading Card for a Place
iPad - Technology Integration for Reading Comprehension about a Place
Teachers integrate technology into the classroom curriculum by having students use the iPad and the Trading Card app to reinforce their reading comprehension and summarization skills.
Student use the free iPad Trading Card app to summarize the important details about a place. Students can print, fold, and share their trading cards with other students.
Grade 2 +
Common Core ELA Standards:
Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.
Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing and to interact and collaborate with others.
iPad Reading Comprehension Trading Card for a Place Finished Example:
This example trading card uses the Mississippi River as the topic place to summarize important information.
The free app used here is Trading Cards by READWRITETHINK.org
Reading Comprehension Trading Card for a Place (Front, Enlarged)
Reading Comprehension Trading Card for an Event (Front, Enlarged)
iPad Trading Card for a Place Student Instructions Handout:
For iPads / Macs / iWork