• ELMO Document Camera

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    An ELMO document camera lets you place a document or 3-dimensional object underneath it's lens, and display the image through the classroom's large screen LCD projector.
    This is helpful in a host of ways, here are just a few ... 
     Feature  Ideas for use
    Zoomed View
    Helpful for students with visual impairment.
    Use as a macroscope during science class. 
    Can be used in Top-down fashion, or bent down to view objects from the side. 
    Demonstrate Process 
    Supports Student Independence
    Demonstrate use of measurement tools, electronics, manipulatives,  prior to student use.
    Demonstrate science experiment whole-class before embarking on team work. 
    Display Text
    Display Information that is specific to the current  activity - but doesn't need to remain posted throughout other portions of the day.
    Language and Content Objectives
    Activity Groups  
    Share Student Exemplars
             Focus Questions
    Current Events articles / Primary Source documents 
    Dictionary, Thesaurus Skills
    Table of Contents, Glossary, Copyright information 
    Display 3D ObjectShow and Tell of fragile items
    Display Student Art  Have students present / explain
    Picture Books
    Charts and Maps
    Model WritingExplain Thought Process, outline sentence and paragraph structure, etc.
    Elmo Overview - Grand Valley State University
    Creative Ways to Use the ELMO -  Boise State University
    Lots of great ideas.


    Other Resources: 

    Image Mate Software enhances your options with the ELMO.
    Click here to link to the Image Mate Resource Page