Technology Lessons for the Classroom:Social Studies Core Curriculum

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Core-curriculum, multimedia, project-based activities.

Engage and motivate students with true technology integration! 
Immerse students in the provided projects leading to increased learning and fewer classroom management issues. The included Web 2.0 resources make it easy for teachers to choose from a variety of Web tools. Students are able to complete projects at home with only an Internet connection and the Web applications.

Non-software-specific project lessons are learner-centered and encourage students to take responsibility for their own learning as they become engaged in the activities.

Authors: Charlotte Haley & Rene Fuller

Grades 8 - 12

Aligned with NBEA, including TEKS and ISTE references

Use any software application including:

Lessons include:
  • Office applications
  • Photo editing applications
  • Video applications
  • Bloom’s Taxonomy
  • Rubrics that are easy for students to understand
  • A wrap-up reflection for students
  • Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced lessons


  • 52 technology projects for the High School Social Studies classroom
  • Timesaving for teachers
  • Students are able to complete the projects on their own with very little instruction
  • Great for substitute teachers
  • Range of topics
  • Range of skill levels
  • Web 2.0 resources
  • Modifications for resource students as well as talented and gifted students
  • Timeframe estimates allow teachers to plan ahead
Projects include:  
  • 50 States
  • Amazing Americans
  • Cold War
  • Famous Places
  • Great Lakes
  • History of America
  • Holidays
  • Industrial Revolution
  • National Parks
  • U.S. Presidents
  • Progressive Era Reformers 
  • Rivers of the World
  • Sates and State Quarters
  • Who are the Supreme Court Justices
  • Women's History
  • Word Clouds
  • 1929 - A Year to Remember
  • Amendments
  • Branding and Logos
  • Busines in America
  • Historical Photographs
  • The Melting Pot


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