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DIGITAL MEDIA PROJECTS

The Learning Objective:

Students will be scaffolded to try and learn different technological learning tools in order to become proficient using them in their learning adventure.

TEKS:

  1.   Knowledge and skills.
  1.   Creativity and innovation. The student develops products and generates new understanding by extending existing knowledge. The student is expected to:
  1.   use the Internet to create and publish solutions;
  1.   Research and information fluency. The student locates, analyzes, processes, and organizes data. The student is expected to:
  1.   construct appropriate electronic search strategies; and
  1.   use a variety of resources, including other subject areas, together with various productivity tools to gather authentic data as a basis for individual and group programming projects.

 

 

 

Assignment # 1

Unit Title:             The Modernization of America & Contemporary Issues

Todd Terrill

United States History -  11th Grade

  • Essential Question:    How do changes in our political system affect our lives?What is change?  Is it perceived, or real

Learning Objective:  The student will understand United States History from the Nixon administration to the Obama administration using technological searches.

  Creativity and innovation. The student develops products and generates new understanding by extending existing knowledge

  use the Internet to create and publish solutions;

  Research and information fluency. The student locates, analyzes, processes, and organizes data.

 

 

https://learninglab.si.edu/   -     as a resource for the lessons.

We will use -  Smithsonian Learning Lab

 

asolytics.com/Flipgrid.com/Best_app

Assessment:   Students will be required to write a one-page paper or demonstrate learning by a simple art piece they construct, a Flip Grid, or and Adobe Spark presentation, as well as a slide presentation.  The student can choose what project that they want to do.

Citations:

Flipgrid.com - Flipgrid.com

https://learninglab.si.edu/

Smithsonian Learning Lab

 

 

Adobe Spark - "Decimination of the American Indian" - https://spark.adobe.com/video/FaO3BIDIwKs3t

https://spark.adobe.com/sp/