Providing varied types of resources that align with interests of individual students supports overall literacy development. Including audio, images, and video content to spark curiosity and Motivation to read can help increase Background Knowledge, Genre Knowledge, and Foundational Writing Skills.
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Learning Management Systems like Canvas can help teachers and students create multimodal resources for a variety of topics. Starting at 4:49, watch how a page can include text, videos, and a variety of other online resources to support digital literacy.