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Tech-Friendly Tasks for the K-8 Social Studies Classroom

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Technology provides a lot of great possibilities for delivering your Social Studies lessons in ways that can engage and motivate students. Whether you are already using technology in your Social Studies classroom, or want to get started using it, join Monica Burns as she shares a handful of tech-friendly tasks that can be tailored to your curriculum. These activities will turn your students into content creators, which will excite your students and facilitate a better understanding of the concepts being covered. Monica will also cover ways to use tech-friendly tasks to gather formative assessment data and track student learning.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Social Studies
Last aired on: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 @ 3:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Assessment & Review , Tools for Student Projects
Tags: formative assessment, social studies, technology integration

Reviews (27)

Full Member
Thank you!
Thank you for the great ideas.
Full Member
A lot of great information. Thank you.
Great ideas to help students find meaning in social studies using technology.
Full Member
Wonderful presentation of ways to make S Studies more meaningful to all students!
Full Member
Full Member
Monica gives some great app suggestions as well as ideas of how to use these apps! Very helpful!
Thank you for the Social Studies lessons in ways that can engage and motivate students with technology.
Full Member
Excellent presentation.
Basic Member
Very informative!
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