TECHNOLOGY & SOCIAL STUDIES...
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Here's an example of using VoiceThread for social studies.....When I Grow Up
"For 'career day', the children came dressed as what they want to be when they grow up."


Here's an example of first graders using VoiceThread to tell about things in their lives they're thankful for...


Here's an example of project based learning -- a 5 minute video made with an iPod touch: What Makes a Good President ... Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand
Watch or read (on the website) to be inspired to bring project based learning into your classroom, learn strategies for creating effective driving questions, and see how an iOS handheld can play a role in the planning, research/investigation, and presentation of projects."
  • see his sample project: a 5 min. video made on an iPod touch--'What Makes a Good President' ... see the process behind creating the project; tips for developing driving questions; and learn how a handheld can play a role in planning, research, and presention of projects ...
  • includes goals, driving questions, and a rubric for assessing the project
  • how to plan, research, & present

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