PIXTON: Make Professional Caliber Comics !

March 7, 2017 admin 0

PIXTON is a superior tool for the classroom, allowing students and teachers alike, to make their own comics/graphic novels.  In the Social Studies classroom, the applications are many.  Students are able to, for example, isolate […]


September 27, 2016 admin 0

This Washington Post gem is a curiosity diamond.  Exposure to maps on a daily basis is a compelling idea for all curious brains… the LINK  


September 4, 2016 admin 0

This site contains a compelling design template for structuring INQUIRY in the social studies classroom.  :–) THE WEBSITE  

National Geographic Resources for Teachers

September 4, 2016 admin 0

Add GRAVY to your geography classroom.  :–)  National Geographic has a very extensive archive of free resources for the geography classroom – – – 452 activities last time I checked. National Geographic Resources


September 2, 2016 admin 0

SLIDESHARE is a ridiculously useful site for teachers in all subjects – – – and lends itself particularly well to Social Studies. Educators from around the globe have basically contributed thousands of presentations on basically […]

Thinking Routines: By Harvard Project Zero

August 31, 2016 admin 0

Harvard Project Zero hosts a collection of ‘thinking routines’ – an ‘open source’ resource.  These pack a lot of pedagogical PUNCH, and are an absolute must for teachers’ critical thinking toolkit.  These ‘thinking routines’ are […]


June 15, 2016 admin 0

This web destination is essential  for upper high school educators interested in exploring depths of national CULTURE and culture in general. Possibly the most obvious tool that lends itself to the classroom, is having the ability […]