Tag Archives: Social Studies

Under the Influence – Shaping History

Teachers of History or Social Studies may find the following “Famous People Painting” to be a unique way of engaging students. If one clicks on the hyper-link or the image below, one will be presented with a much larger picture … Continue reading

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Social Studies TeachMeet with Technology

As a K-12 Social Studies teacher, would you like to learn how to integrate Google Maps into your class, collaborate on the building of a wiki website, explore Audacity freeware to create audio files and/or podcasts, or learn about a … Continue reading

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K-12 Social Studies TeachMeet Connections

To survive in education today, teachers have to connect. Whether linkages are person-to-person or virtual (using the power of the Internet), those educators who can rely on the support of a Personal Learning Network (PLN) will be much more successful. … Continue reading

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Digital Storytelling – A Flexible Rubric-Template

It’s a fact. Digital storytelling engages students. It matters little if one chooses to use freeware applications which are tied to a computer’s operating system such as iMovie (Macintosh) or Photo Story 3 (Windows) or a web 2.0 application such … Continue reading

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