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Using QR Codes and Augmented Reality to Teach Social Studies

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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.


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

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