We are off to a great start this year at CMS! I already have some game changers in my social studies classes.
We are the ROCKSTARS...WORLD LEADERS...TECH DEVELOPERS...HISTORY MAKERS ... and all around of the FUTURE! We are PSD!
TRACK OUR PROGRESS here to see how we are using some AMAZING tech to learn the EVENTS OF THE PAST with the TOOLS OF THE FUTURE!
POPPLET Thinking map and graphic organizer creator - used as a CLASS LAUNCHER to create a word association thinking map describing Georgia's relative location
EDUCREATIONS Interactive Whiteboard - used to map out Georgia's five physiographic regions
Showbie Paperless Classroom- Used as a method to organize class content, receive feedback from me on specific assignments, and submit assignments on a digital platform.
Nearpod Interactive Presentations - Used to explore the five regions of Georgia
Paper by 53 and Book Creator - Used to develop a digital flip-book explaining the development of Native American cultures. Two options were provided for differentiation and student choice of product with student work displayed through AppleTV.
StudyIsland - used to provide independent practice and reinforcement.
MyOn Reader - Offering enrichment and cross curricular learning opportunities for students.
Seesaw - Creates a collaborative portfolio. Students uploaded and shared research for an upcoming current events assignment.
Aurasma - Students made an interactive flyer and advertisement for a class project.
Trading Cards - Used to make cards over European Explorers and influential figures in Georgia's history.
Socrative - Used as a formative assessment tool as a class closure.
ThingLink - Used to compliment an enrichment activity. Various resources and videos are linked and playable from a ThingLink embedded into my OLC.
ForAllRubrics - Used as an assessment tool for student projects