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Learning in Hand:
An excellent, teacher-created Web site about handheld computer technology!
Grade Level: Pre-K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, Advanced, Professional

http://www.learninginhand.com

CONTENT:
This site was created by fifth grade teacher Tony Vincent of Willowdale Elementary School in Omaha, Nebraska. It explores the many uses of handheld technology in the classroom.
AESTHETICS:
The site has a pleasing layout, with bright colors and large, readable text.
ORGANIZATION:
A top navigation bar links users to the different areas of the site.
REVIEW:
As the use of handheld technology becomes more prevalent in education, teachers are searching for ways to incorporate handhelds into schoolwork. This teacher is ahead of the crowd, to say the least, and shares his knowledge of what works through this Web site. Teachers will find the latest news on the use of handheld technology in the classroom, lesson plans, interactive activities, and more.
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