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Overview:

  • Free
  • Various grade levels
  • Created by an English teacher
  • User friendly homepage
  • Paired with Google Earth's push pin application
  • Links to various websites
  • Includes photographs from the era
  • Great application to dig deeper into understanding world wide events
  • Alternate assignment to a book report

Fear Factor:

  • Easy-Moderate

Grade Level:

  • 4 and up

Tutorials





Applications (How can teachers and students use this educational technology?)

  • Make your novels and childrens stories come alive
  • Map out the movements of the main characters
  • Make story time more appealing to your visual learner
  • Embed stories on your website and have parents work with your students at home
  • Give students valuable background information about stories to help them make connections and build context

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