Ideas for Using Technology in the Classroom
Plan a trip to another country.
Viisit historical places or museums through virtual field trips
Create a timeline
Create a WebQuest
Use Skype to connect to other students or to a content expert
Create a digital video such as:
- Public service announcement
Create a PowerPoint presentation on an historical or political science topic.
- Include an itinerary
- Include images of famous places explaining the historical and political significance of why they visited certain spots
Compare and contrast multiple news websites.
- Look at when the sites post the news, and how fast the sites update.
- Discuss bias
- Discuss how headlines are different in different areas of the country or world
Social Studies Resources Middle/High (pdf - 227 KB)
Social Studies Resources Elementary (pdf - 241 KB)
Integrating Technology into the Elementary Curriculum- Feb 2017