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A Digital History Teacher's Toolkit: Teachinghistory.org for VA Dept of Ed

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Jennifer Rosenfeld

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Transcript of A Digital History Teacher's Toolkit: Teachinghistory.org for VA Dept of Ed

What People are Saying About Teachinghistory.org Explore History Content Website Reviews Search over 1100 History in Multimedia Zotero Omeka History Matters Online Tools Websites 911 Archive World History Matters Children and Youth in History Best Practices Teaching Materials Digital Classroom “Bookmark it now, because there is so much content here, you’ll never see it all in one visit.”–ClickSchooling, Jan. 13, 2011 Historical Thinking "I would recommend this site for other teachers/parents who are wanting to educate their students on history, this is the one-stop place for them. Everything that you are looking for is at Teachinghistory.org and you will not have to look elsewhere."--Elementary School Teacher (TN) Who are we? www.chnm.gmu.edu Ask a... Historian, Master Teacher, Digital Historian Quizzes Outreach Page teachinghistory.org/outreach Spotlight Pages teachinghistory.org/spotlight teachinghistory.org/historical-thinking-intro Search for quality historical resources such as website reviews, primary source materials and multimedia presentations. http://teachinghistory.org/history-content/gateway-to-history-websites Search by keyword, topic, tme period or type of resource "At a Glance" tells you quickly what the site is about & who created it. The review tells you what is most useful on the site from a teacher's perspective. teachinghistory.org/history-content/website-reviews Find free video and audio to enhance a lesson

Searchable by keyword, topic, time period or type of resource teachinghistory.org/history-content/history-in-multimedia Content pages for a specific holiday or historic event View past newsletters

Download print materials

Watch intro videos

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, RSS Feed Find free digital tools and strategies for using them effectively in the history classroom Beyond the Chalkboard Tech for Teachers Examples of Historical Thinking Ready-made examples & video of source analysis and historical thinking Way to bring an expert into the classroom teachinghistory.org/best-practices/examples-of-historical-thinking/25170 Strategies for:

modeling historical thinking

analyzing primary sources

promoting historical inquiry teachinghistory.org/best-practices Lesson Plan Reviews Teaching Guides Provide tools for evaluating lessons plans, as well as teaching guides searchable by keyword or grade level teachinghistory.org/teaching-materials/lesson-plan-reviews teachinghistory.org/teaching-materials/teaching-guides/24264 Searchable by keyword, topic, and time period

Designed for teachers, but some high school teachers use as intro or concluding activity

Multiple choice and drag and drop formats teachinghistory.org/history-content/quiz teachinghistory.org/digital-classroom/tech-for-teachers teachinghistory.org/historical-thinking teachinghistory.org/digital-classroom/beyond-the-chalkboard/25640
Topics include:

John Adams: Great or Not?
Copyright in the Classroom
What to do when online video access is blocked at school teachinghistory.org/history-content/ask-a-historian


teachinghistory.org/teaching-materials/ask-a-master-teacher Jennifer Rosenfeld
Associate Director of Educational Projects

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tinyurl.com/VAOct2012 “…easy to use, organized, and comprehensive."–American Teacher Magazine, Nov/Dec, 2011 Teaching in Action teachinghistory.org/best-practices/teaching-in-action Watch teachers model a successful practice in a real classroom
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