Wednesday, May 18, 2005

[TIPS] - Study Shows WebBased Learning Improves Reading Skills

The study, conducted in two Maryland middle schools, showed that 7th and 8th graders who used three online field trips (specifically developed by MPT for social studies and language arts and integrated into their lesson plans) scored higher on a national standardized reading comprehension test than those who used traditional learning methods alone.
Note: The article does NOT say how MUCH higher they scored, just that they scored higher.
BONUS: Here's a neat little site for the little ones:  Cute games of all kinds. (This tips was first sent out in 2002!)

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