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Tom Daccord

'SimCity' educational? Ontario Grade 3s learn social studies with iPad game - Winnipeg ... - 1 views

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    Ontario Grade 3s learn social studies with iPad game
Tom Daccord

The Pursuit of Technology Integration Happiness: 10 Resources for Teaching History with... - 4 views

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    "10 Resources for Teaching History with Technology"
Tom Daccord

Science and Technology of WWII - 0 views

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    The National World War II Memorial has 8000 objects directly related to science and technology. Their impressive exhibit contains an animated timeline, activities (such as sending encrypted messages), expert audio responses to science and technology questions, lesson plans, a quiz, introductory essays, and more.
Tom Daccord

PhilaPlace - Sharing Stories from the City of Neighborhoods - 2 views

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    This website connects stories in Philadelphia's neighborhoods interactively via maps through personal accounts, videos and photographs.
Tom Daccord

FIRP Home - 3 views

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    "In the First Person is a free, high quality, professionally published, in-depth index of close to 4,000 collections of personal narratives in English from around the world.

    It lets you keyword search more than 700,000 pages of full-text by more than 18,000 individuals from all walks of life. It also contains pointers to some 4,300 audio and video files and 30,000 bibliographic records.

    The index contains approximately 20,500 months of diary entries, 63,000 letter entries, and 17,000 oral history entries."
Tom Daccord

The Maine Memory Network, Maine's online museum - 0 views

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    "The Maine Memory Network, a project of the Maine Historical Society, provides access to thousands of historical items belonging to over 200 organizations from across Maine."
Tom Daccord

Historovius: Map-search engine for historical sites #historyteacher (RT @russeltarr) - 2 views

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    "Historvius helps you discover the world's historic sites, from the most famous national treasures to the oft-forgotten hidden gems. You'll get information on each historic site, directions, entry and contact details and comments from other users - everything you need for your perfect historic holiday."
Tom Daccord

New online tool helps teachers use primary-source documents | Curriculum | eSchoolNews.com - 4 views

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    "Using DocsTeach, educators can create interactive history activities that incorporate more than 3,000 primary-source materials from the National Archives"
Patrick Higgins

The Best Online Resources For Teaching & Learning About World War II (Part One) | Larry... - 4 views

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    Larry Ferlazzo's list of resources for teaching WWII
Tom Daccord

Increase Student Engagement by Getting Rid of Textbooks | Edutopia - 2 views

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    "Drool in the textbook.

    That's one of my most lasting impressions of high school. I can't tell you the number of times that I fell asleep -- face down in my textbook -- during various history and foreign language classes.

    And these days -- as a history teacher and as a foreign language teacher -- that's one of the memories I'd rather not impart to my students."
Tom Daccord

BBC - Hands on History - download family activity packs - 1 views

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    "Step back in time and discover what life was like in Norman times with the free Hands on History activity packs. Learn how to host your own Medieval feast, build your own castle and create your own Bayeux tapestry, and print off an 'I Spy' checklist for your Norman days out. "
Tom Daccord

CriticalPast.com: Search over 57000 videos and 7 million photos - 0 views

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    "View more than 57,000 historic videos and 7 million photos for FREE in one of the world's largest collections of royalty-free archival stock footage. Offering immediate downloads in more than 10 formats starting at just $2.97 (Consumer); $40 (Pro)."
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