This course covers some of the ways in which technology can be incorporated into the Social Studies classroom. It breaks down discussion of examples into grades K-5, 6-8, and 9-12. Discusses how to plan a lesson that utilizes different types of technology to research and create a simulated society. The course also discusses useful sites for conducting child friendly social studies searches. It also examines the use of rubrics and how they can be used to assess social studies assignments, and provides examples of rubrics for different age groups.