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111 Ideas for the History Classroom by Dan Guiney - Inquiry-Based Learning. WC07600. Printable Paper. Nearpod - Create, Engage, Assess through Mobile Devices. People's Century Part 01 (1900 Age of Hope) Nonfiction Literacy and Current Events. Minecraft in Education. Onderwijs. - History, documentary and video online. Instant Online Crossword Puzzle Maker.

ISSUU - Digital Publishing Platform for Magazines, Catalogs, and more. 7 Great iPad Apps for Creating Comic Strips. 1- Strip Designer Select one of the many included page templates.

7 Great iPad Apps for Creating Comic Strips

Insert photos into the cells. Add a couple of balloons with fun words. Add additional effect symbols (stickers) like "Boom", "Splash", or "Bang" to spice up the story. Teaching Teachers. A History of the World in 100 objects. Wading Through the Web: Teaching Internet Research Strategies. ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us.

Wading Through the Web: Teaching Internet Research Strategies

If you've got lessons plans, videos, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you. More Find the latest in professional publications, learn new techniques and strategies, and find out how you can connect with other literacy professionals. More Teacher Resources by Grade Your students can save their work with Student Interactives. More Home › Classroom Resources › Lesson Plans Lesson Plan Overview Featured Resources. Awesome Stories - primary sources. How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World? Educators are always striving to find ways to make curriculum relevant in students’ everyday lives.

How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World?

More and more teachers are using social media around lessons, allowing students to use their cell phones to do research and participate in class, and developing their curriculum around projects to ground learning around an activity. These strategies are all part of a larger goal to help students connect to social and cultural spaces. And it’s part of what defines “participatory learning,” coined by University of Southern California Annenberg Professor Henry Jenkins, who published his first article on the topic “Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture,” in 2006. His work sprang out of the desire to understand the grassroots nature of creativity, how projects are being shared online and what an increasingly networked culture looks like. “PLAY describes a mode of experimentation, of testing materials, trying out new solutions, exploring new horizons,” Jenkins said. Revision Courses Register now to prepare for IB A-level IGCSE GCSE exams.

IB Revision Courses in Europe by UC Academy. Guided History - sources. ActiveHistory. Face to Faith - Teaching tolerance and intercultural understanding. History:Maps of World on the App Store on iTunes. 10 best history apps for iPhone and iPad. The days when history was considered a lifeless, irrelevant subject are long gone.

10 best history apps for iPhone and iPad

Today, people understand the importance of history, both from a global perspective and in terms of our everyday lives. History is about who we are and where we came from, and when it comes to bringing the past alive, your iPhone and iPad are the perfect tools for the job. History apps allow you to combine the best of all worlds, giving you access to all the key details of a past period while allowing you to explore it through photos, video and even interactive 3D. If television made history popular again, your iPad allows it to express itself fully.

Despite the fact that apps were made for showcasing history, there aren't that many historical apps out there. Fastest Way to Create Comic Strips and Cartoons - Toondoo. Exploratree - Mind Mapping. Humanities (Online) - Middle Years Programme - IB Store. MYP Taskbank: Humanities (Online) is a fully searchable database of approximately 400 MYP Humanities tasks together with additional resources, assessment tools and teacher notes.

Humanities (Online) - Middle Years Programme - IB Store

The extended writing tasks, test questions and assignment tasks in this Taskbank are aligned to MYP: Humanities guide (2012) and are suitable for students in all years of the MYP. Search for tasks using a powerful filtering systemEdit any task online and save to a personalized libraryCreate new tasks and attach criterion tables at the click of a buttonAdd video/audio/high resolution images to any taskPrint tasks directly from the web browser for students Payment for this product is by annual school subscription.

ePals. Diigo - Better reading and research with annotation, highlighter, sticky notes, archiving, bookmarking & more. Game-based blended learning & classroom response system. Edudemic - Education Technology Tips For Students And Teachers. Socrative Teacher. Age Restrictions.

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Socrative reserves all rights to take legal action against anyone who misrepresents personal information or is otherwise untruthful about their identity in connection with their use of the Services. Teachers and Educators. Changes. 10 Great Web Tools to Create e-Books for your Classroom. I have just finished compiling a list of some must have web-based tools that can allow you to create books.These tools can also be used with students.

10 Great Web Tools to Create e-Books for your Classroom