Chapter 4 -
Edtech to Connect
It is essential to select edtech that is relevant to your content material to help make it “come to life” for students.
-Bring History & Civics to Life
Resources & Links
Try One New Thing Challenge
View the POUR Accessibility video and identify one way you can ensure that your materials are accessible for all of your learners.
#TryOneNewThingChallenge Background: In order to help guide you on this journey, we have provided* easy-to-implement ideas that can have a lasting impact on your classroom. You don't have to do everything, just try one new thing. Tag us on Twitter @BringHistoryToLife using the hashtag #TryOneNewThingChallenge. We'd love to connect and celebrate with you!
*Easy-to-implement ideas provided throughout our site, Jump Start guide, and book: Bring History and Civics to Life, Lessons and Strategies to Cultivate Informed, Empathetic Citizens
1.3 Knowledge Constructor: Students critically curate a variety of resources using digital tools to construct knowledge, produce creative artifacts and make meaningful learning experiences for themselves and others.
1.6 Creative Communicator: Students communicate clearly and express themselves creatively for a variety of purposes using the platforms, tools, styles, formats and digital media appropriate to their goals.
1.6a: Students choose the appropriate platforms and tools for meeting the desired objectives of their creation or communication.
1.6d: Students publish or present content that customizes the message and medium for their intended audiences.