Video Conferencing, Web Conferencing, Webinars, Screen Sharing - Zoom. Log in. 10 Resources for Teaching With Primary Sources. I'm looking forward to next week's LOC virtual conference on teaching with primary sources.
Thinking about the conference prompted me to put together the following collection of resources related to teaching history with primary sources. Before students can work with primary sources they need to understand the differences between primary and secondary sources. Common Craft offers a video in which the differences and relationships between primary and secondary sources are explained in a two minute story. The video is embedded below. You can also click here to view it on the Common Craft website. Zoom In provides units of lesson plans built around primary source documents.
Historical Scene Investigation offers a fun way for students to investigate history through primary documents and images. The World Digital Library hosts more than 10,000 primary documents and images from collections around the world. Who Am I? History of Europe in the 19th century : The Congress of Vienna 1814-1815 (The map as History) Text message (SMS) polls and voting, audience response system. Teacher tools 2.0. Timeline Generators.
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10 Useful History and Geography Apps. Below are some good iPad apps for History and Geography teachers.
I am sharing them with you on the occasion of the start of a new school year. I invite you to have a look and share with us if you have other titles to add to the list. If you want more resources for back to school I recommend that you check this resource section. World Atlas HD:iPad users can download this stunning, popular digital atlas by the National Geographic Society and educate themselves about the planet’s physical and cultural properties and relationships.
MyCongress:Stay up-to-date with the latest news and views from the House of Representatives and the Senate with profiles of Congresspeople and information about current bills. Login. Quick and Easy Newspaper Templates. The Newspaper Clipping Image Generator - Create your own fun newspaper. PICFONT - Add text to picture. Apps educativas para iPad. 9 Tools to Create E-magazines and Newspapers for Your Class. 1- Uniflip UniFlip converts your magazine, brochure or catalog from its original PDF format into an exciting, professional multi-media digital format with pages that flip. 2-Joomag Joomag is a web tool that lets you create your own magazines using a simple online editor.
You can draw shapes, write texts, add rich media elements like video and audio players. 3- Scribd Scribd is known for being a reading library where you can search for and find ebooks and slides but it is also a magazine creator which allows users to upload their own content and turn it into a magazine 4- Issuu This is like Scribd above. 5- Zinepal This tools lets you create an ebook or magazine from posts and articles of a blog. Offliberty - evidence of offline life. Storybird - Your Stuff. Blendspace. Make mobile learning awesome!
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