MapSkip makes the world a canvas for our stories and photos.
It is an ancient human instinct to share our life stories with others, as the paintings and hand prints in stone-age caves show...and many of our stories are about places. Join the MapSkip community in exploring the world through shared stories and pictures about all the places in our lives.
The following list is in no particular order so be sure to examine it closely. Each resource is written in big bold letters, followed by the description offered by the person who submitted the resource.
One of the wonders of today's Internet would have to be Google Earth. Most of you will also be aware of Google Maps and some may even have used it in the classroom. The tools I have listed here are built on this technology and designed to make it simpler to create your own maps. It is not just geography teachers who should be interested in mapping as it might well provide a fresh perspective on other subjects too.
This site is designed to provide teachers with a directory of free webtools along with some suggestions as to how they may be used in the classroom. There are over 2000 websites and listed over 295 tools, that's almost 300 opportunities for you to use ICT in your classroom and all for free!
The Australian Curriculum: History aims to ensure that students develop:interest in, and enjoyment of, historical study for lifelong learning and work, including their capacity and willingness to be informed and active citizensknowledge, understanding and appreciation of the past and the forces that shape societies, including Australian societyunderstanding and use of historical concepts, such as evidence, continuity and change, cause and effect, perspectives, empathy, significance and contestabilitycapacity to undertake historical inquiry, including skills in the analysis and use of sources, and in explanation and communication.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.