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ChatterPIX with holiday traditions

December 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

I had an awesome time yesterday with Mrs. Langella’s class while they shared their holiday traditions with ChatterPIX.  They wrote their script, drew an image, and then recorded.  I merged their work into an iMovie.  I’m sure they would appreciate your feedback.    

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The story of the Web

December 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

Here’s an interesting site on the story of the internet.  Geared for high school students, it includes personal stories of the players involved. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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Go on a Quest

November 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

The Smithsonian Quest site  provides a variety of investigative activities that allows students to earn digital badges.  You need to create an account (and obtain a code to have your students join). For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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The Right to Vote

November 29th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

If your students are exploring the women suffrage movement, then you will want to explore the Newseum site Women, Their Rights and Nothing Less.  You will need to sign up for a free account to access all the resources. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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