Posts Tagged ‘history’

Tradigital History: Bringing the Past Alive

Presenter: Dr. James Beeghley Location: Mechanicsburg, Pa USA @fifer1863   Presentation Title: Tradigital History: Bringing the Past Alive Presentation Description: Many teachers would indicate that there is insufficient time and they lack available resources to fully and properly cover the topic so they instead focus on famous people, famous dates in history and other major […]

Remixing History: The Cigar Box Project

Presenter: Neil Stephenson Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Remixing History: The Cigar Box Project Presentation Description: Neil Stephenson believes in the power of technology to bring the past into the future. Empowered with 21st century tools, Stephenson’s Grade 7 students reinterpret events from five periods that have shaped […]

Bridging History Using Web 2.0 Tools

Presenter: Robin Beaver and Jean Moore Location: Rosemont, PA, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Bridging History Using Web 2.0 Tools Presentation Description: This presentation is a joint venture between a classroom teacher, Jean Moore and instructional tech specialist, Robin Beaver. Jean’s 7th grade students study Asia as part of their […]