Lesson Plan

News Broadcast Day in a History Classroom

A Project Based Student Centered Way of delivering History Content
David L.
Technology coordinator
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA
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My Grades 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects Social Studies
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Students will be able to recall, analyze, and create with History content

Social Studies
Grades 9 - 12
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1 Bell Ringer

Google Drive
Free, Paid

Students assess through the answering of an open ended historical question based on the days essential question. This is answered using a Google Form

2 Audio Reflections and Notes

Students take notes from the Touchcast flipped video. They can either take it from the teacher directed version where the teacher can stop and explain or they can take it through the touchcast video where that can use the interactive content. Students take these notes through Evernote and add audio reflections

3 News Broadcast

Students work on Putting Together a Historical News Broadcast based on the units standards

4 Guided Practice

Students complete a quiz type assessement using Edmodo from a previous Touchcast video lecture

5 Exit Ticket

Google Drive
Free, Paid

Students complete a different essential question using a Google Form on Google Drive