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Using QR Codes and Augmented Reality to Teach Social Studies

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Overview

Are you looking for ways to keep your students interested and engaged during Social Studies lessons? One surefire way of doing so is by using mobile devices and scannable technologies, such as QR codes and Augmented Reality. With scannable technology, teachers can create interactive experiences that make learning exciting and encourage student exploration and engagement. Join Monica Burns as she shows how QR codes and Augmented Reality can change the way students access hand-picked content while they explore Social Studies topics. While the specific activities shared are primarily geared to elementary and middle school classes, scannable technologies are great for all grade levels.

Details

Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Social Studies
Last aired on: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 @ 3:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Mobile Learning Intermediate , Tools for Student Projects
Tags: AR, augmented reality, elementary, geography, history, iPad apps, middle school, QR codes, scannable technologies, social studies

Reviews (16)

Full Member
+2
 
Great presentation, lots of great ideas! I like the idea of creating the QR codes for approved websites and it saves time too, especially for the younger grades. Definitely some ideas I will be taking to my classroom.
Full Member
+10
 
Great info!
Full Member
 
Great!
Full Member
 
very good
Basic Member
+2
 
Great presentation and so helpful!
Full Member
+4
 
This was a great webinar... I appreciated the Questions and Answers at the end. That gave some great ideas that I would not have otherwise considered. :)
Full Member
 
Very good information, I really appreciate your effort into an informative webinar!
Basic Member
 
Great resources.
Basic Member
+2
 
Great webinar as always. Clear explanation of difference QR codes and AR. Lots of ideas presented. Thanks, Monica!
Full Member
 
I'm going to try Blippar now.
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