Author Archives: Christie Boen

About Christie Boen

I have worked with Bend-La Pine since 2007. I am an Instructional Technology Coach and District Librarian.

Interactive Videos in Novel Effect

Novel Effect is a great interactive reading app that many of our Media Managers use in their libraries when reading to students. Many teachers are using it, as well. Basically, while you read a story out loud, it enhances the … Continue reading

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Using Video for Engagement

There are a variety of ways to engage our students. While routines are important and useful, it can also be fun to mix things up – to keep your students guessing. Ann Marie, at Silver Rail Elementary, has recently started … Continue reading

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Reading with Novel Effect

I don’t remember who introduced me to Novel Effect, but I love it and think that you will, too – especially if you read picture books to kids! Novel Effect is an app that enhances the reading experience. Here’s how … Continue reading

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