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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

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

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

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."
atitzel

American Civil War Augmented Reality Project - 2 views

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    A fascinating project designed by history teachers to use Augmented Reality to make the past come alive. Help spread the word to make this a reality.
Patrick Higgins

Speaking of History........: Video Chat with Author Pat Hughes - 3 views

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    Why aren't we doing more of this?
Patrick Higgins

GeoHive: Global Statistics - 5 views

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    GeoHive provides geopolitical data and statistics on the human population, particularly population statistics of regions, countries, provinces and cities.
Tom Daccord

Welcome to PrimaryAccess - 5 views

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    "PrimaryAccess is a suite of free online tools that allows students and teachers to use primary source documents to complete meaningful and compelling learning activities with digital movies, storyboards, rebus stories and other online tools."
Tom Daccord

Playing History - 2 views

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    Playing history aggregates info re games on the Web in a searchable database to find, rate, and review historical games. There are currently 131 shared games.
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