Point of View. In Social Studies, my 5th graders have been learning about the causes of the American Revolution.
Recently, they were researching ‘The Boston Massacre’. Being that we are in the US, the texts that we have, have a colonist/American point of view. This lead to; what was the British take on it? This lead us to a Google Search. However, we didn’t want to view anything that was written in the US, we wanted information from the UK. The 21st Century Social Studies Classroom Shelf. 10 Engaging Digital Education Sites For Any Social Studies Classroom.
5 Utterly Fascinating History Education Resources. History just keeps happening – there’s nothing you can do about that.
But learning as much as possible is deeply rewarding, and helps you better understand the world. This week Cool Websites and Apps digs into five sites that give you a better idea of history. Google Tools for Social Studies - Google Docs.