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15 Free Mobile Apps that Take Social Studies into the Future

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Overview

Would you like to engage and immerse your students in a variety of social studies topics? Would you like to take them on virtual field trips, help history come alive for them, send them to explore the wonders of the natural world, and more? Join Jenna Linskens as she shares 15 free mobile apps that support learning and allow students to demonstrate an understanding of social studies and history concepts. In addition, Jenna will cover effective uses for the apps and creative ways to incorporate them in the classroom, explaining how to use them to improve student performance and understanding of concepts so that students become creators of knowledge, not just consumers. Apps for all grade levels will be included in this whirlwind overview.

Details

Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Social Studies
Last aired on: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 @ 10:00 AM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Mobile Learning Intermediate
Tags: history, iPads, mobile apps, producers of knowledge, social studies, tablets

Reviews (20)

Full Member
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Great info. Thanks!
Basic Member
 
Love the variety -good advice for newbies!
Basic Member
 
Thank you for the examples each app. That is so helpful!
Full Member
 
Thank you for presenting effective resources to make learning fun and engaging!
Full Member
 
I received a Chromebook Cart for my class near the end of the school year. I am glad I now know where to start to utilize he chromebooks.
Basic Member
 
My elderly parent needed help during yesterday's presentation so I got only bits and pieces as it played in the background. As it sounded so interesting, I am now reviewing on-demand offering of session. I can't seem to get the link to the Wheel of Padagogy. I believe they are updating it. Here is a link to a .pdf if anyone is would like to download: https://designingoutcomes.com/assets/PadWheelV4/PadWheel_Poster_V4.pdf
Full Member
 
Great resources!
Basic Member
 
Great resources!
Full Member
 
Great webinar, some very useful tools to explore.
Full Member
 
Had some great sites to explore!
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