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Integrating Technology in Social Studies: Vision Statement

“Beep, beep, beep”, the small black box chirps. The student rolls over in her bed and picks up the box. With a swipe of a finger she reviews events in the lives of her favorite celebrities. 664 more words

Creating Timelines for History

History timelines are a terrific way for helping students get a sense of time; see the significance of events; observe cause and effect, and how events interrelate. 227 more words

Social Studies

American Symbols

We made this Statue of Liberty which came from a very old Mailbox Magazine.  Then, a little artist in my classroom made this statue of liberty for fun and I decided to change it up for next year and do a directed drawing of the Statue of Liberty. 25 more words

Core Knowledge

Teaching History with EdTech

It’s good to be back in the swing of things. We have been on a little road trip/vacation. We had the chance to visit some of the Lincoln historical sites in Springfield, MO while on our trip. 595 more words

Educational Technology

SOCIAL STUDIES: The Breakdown - Episode 2

In Episode 2 of the new web series “The Breakdown”, hosts Vanessa, Selena and KG discuss a recent article inciting that people of color are getting too many roles on television. 39 more words