Description: This app lesson will develop middle school students’ American history knowledge and understanding.
Instructional Objective: Students will pick an American history event and recreate it in their own words. Students will present their recreation/explanation to the class. Students will then take a quiz on the events explained in the presentation.
Step 1: Students will become an expert on a specific event in American history through the videos and questions on Khan Academy.
Step 2: Students will then recreate the event through illustrations, animations, and narration via the Educreations app.
Step 3: Students will upload their videos to YouTube to share with the class.
Step 4: Students will create a 5 question quiz based on their Educreation presentation for their classmates using Quiz Creator.
Inspired by Abigail Becker