Introduction and Purpose
Teachers have many teaching tools to use in the classroom -- books,
videos, paper, pencils, maps, and multimedia technology. Yes, multimedia
technology should simply be considered another tool in a teacher's
arsenal, to be used whenever it can best serve to enhance the curriculum.
The DECIDE Phase sets the stage for a multimedia activity, and focuses
on determining if multimedia is an appropriate tool, outlining the
instructional goal, reviewing relevant standards, and specifying