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Fred Delventhal

DoodleBuzz: Typographic News Explorer - 15 views

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    DoodleBuzz is a new way to read the news through an experimental interface that allows you to create typographic maps of current news stories.
Fred Delventhal

History Happens - Home - 23 views

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    History Happens is a collection of music videos about characters from American history. Our goal is to inform and inspire young people that an individual can make a difference--as evidenced by the many acts of courage, endurance and passion that make up the American story. These music videos can be used as a platform for all kinds of innovative, multi-disciplinary, project-based teaching/learning experiences. To learn more about our programs, please feel free to contact us by telephone or email.
Fred Delventhal

History Engine: Tools for Collaborative Education and Research | Home - 15 views

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    "The History Engine is an educational tool that gives students the opportunity to learn history by doing the work-researching, writing, and publishing-of a historian. The result is an ever-growing collection of historical articles or "episodes" that paints a wide-ranging portrait of life in the United States throughout its history and that is available to scholars, teachers, and the general public in our online database."

    Via http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2012/04/history-engine-explore-stories-of.html
Fred Delventhal

Myths and Legends from E2BN - 10 views

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    "Welcome to Myths and Legends. This site is for pupils, teachers and all those who enjoy stories and storytelling. The British Isles is rich in myths, folktales and legends. Almost every town, city and village in Britain has its own special story, be it a Celtic legend, Dark Age mystery, strange happening or fable."
Fred Delventhal

Humanline.com: Images of art, history and science for educational and commercial licensing - 13 views

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    Education users
    Professors, students and teachers are free to use it in classroom presentations and demos, dissertations and other non-commercial academic works, researches and all related not-for-profit activities. The use of our files is still bound by a license but its use is completely free as long as:  
    (1) the downloaded image is used according to its terms and conditions;
    (2) humanline.com is accredited as the source by a credit line or an active link to our website; and
    (3) it is not distributed to third parties.

    via http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2012/04/humanline-thousands-of-historic-images.html
Dean Mantz

Historical Movie Trailers with iMovie - HCSMobile - 14 views

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    Great use of Discovery Education videos and student creativity for student assessment.  Create video trailers to assess learning. 
Rob Jacklin

Interactive Exhibits - John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum - 19 views

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    Both of these virtual museum activities look like great additions to a modern history collection. Especially neat are the oval office tapes  in the President's Desk Exhibit
Dean Mantz

Historic Map Works, Residential Genealogy ™ - 10 views

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    Collection of historical maps as explained by Free Technology For Teachers. 
Dean Mantz

CriticalPast.com: Historic Stock Footage and Archival Video Clips and Photo Images from... - 17 views

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    Decades worth of historical video footage available for download.  Could be good green screen video options. 
Fred Delventhal

Animaps - Create and view beautifully informative animated maps, for free! - 21 views

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    "Create and view beautifully informative animated maps, for free!"
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