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TPACK Template Mobile Applications Assignment

Mobile Application for Creating Mobile Application for Collaborating


Subject Focus on one U.S. History
subject area

Grade Level This may be 11th Grade


the same or different for each
app.

Learning Objective Reshaping the Nation and the Emergence of Modern Reshaping the Nation and the Emergence of Modern
The objective of the lesson is America: 1877 to the Early 1900s America: 1877 to the Early 1900s
what students will be able to do
as they finish the activity. For USII.4 The student will demonstrate knowledge of how USII.4 The student will demonstrate knowledge of how
this objective, use the life changed after the Civil War by life changed after the Civil War by
Standards of Learning (SOL) to
say what you want to focus on. a) identifying the reasons for westward expansion, a) identifying the reasons for westward expansion,
You can find the SOLs at including its impact on American Indians; including its impact on American Indians;
http://www.doe.virginia.gov/te
sting/ look on the right of the b) explaining the reasons for the increase in b) explaining the reasons for the increase in
screen for the subjects and go immigration, growth of cities, new inventions, and immigration, growth of cities, new inventions, and
from there.
challenges arising from this expansion; challenges arising from this expansion;
c) describing racial segregation, the rise of Jim Crow, c) describing racial segregation, the rise of Jim
and other constraints faced by African Americans and Crow, and other constraints faced by African
other groups in the post-Reconstruction South; Americans and other groups in the post-
d) explaining the impact of new inventions, the rise of Reconstruction South;
big business, the growth of industry, and life on d) explaining the impact of new inventions, the rise of
American farms; big business, the growth of industry, and life on
e) describing the impact of the Progressive Movement American farms;
on child labor, working conditions, the rise of organized e) describing the impact of the Progressive Movement
labor, womens suffrage, and the temperance movement. on child labor, working conditions, the rise of
Content

organized labor, womens suffrage, and the


temperance movement.
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Activity Describe what the For this activity the students will use the Quizlet app to In this activity, students will use the OneNote app on
learning activity will be. What prepare for the upcoming test on the current unit. their smartphone, laptop, iPad, etc. Students will be
will the students and the
teacher be doing with the app? Students will work in small groups (depending on the size able to form their own study groups. Depending on the
of the class) during class to make flash cards on certain class size there will be about 4-5 students per group.
key terms and key events on certain subjects in the current During class, students can use the app to take notes,
unit in class. The students will then be able to share their write down key terms and dates, and also very
Quizlet list with the other students in the class so everyone important events that happened during this time frame
will be able to use them to study for the upcoming test. of U.S. History. Students will be able to share their
Each group will be assigned a certain subtopic of the notes with everyone in their groups so they can help
Current lesson. each other study and prepare for this units test.

Being the teacher, I will go over the basic features of this As the teacher, I will go over how to use the app with
app and what all I expect from my students while showing students that have never used it before. I will also go
them the proper way to make the flash cards so that over some specifics about the app and some things I
everyones flash cards look exactly the same as the other expect them to do by demonstrating to the kids on how
Pedagogy

students flash cards. The students have a choice to take I want them to use the app while taking notes. The
notes on either their smartphone, laptop, or iPad students have a choice to take notes on either their
depending on their preference. smartphone, laptop, or iPad depending on their
preference.
Technology Quizlet OneNote
The name of the Mobile https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.qu https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.
Application and the web izlet.quizletandroid&hl=en microsoft.office.onenote&hl=en
address
This app is easy to download from the iTunes app store This app is easy to download from the iTunes app store
and google free play on your smartphone, iPad, or laptop. and google free play on your smartphone, iPad, or
This app helps with creating flashcards to help student laptop. This app allows you to take notes as well as
memorize key events and key terms pertaining to the take a picture of the whiteboard or PowerPoint and to
current unit. add notes to them. You are also able to easily share
Technology

notes with fellow group members while being able to


edit other group members notes. It is a great app for
one student to focus on one subject and the other
members focus on their own topic as well.
Before you submit, delete the explanatory text (the text in small italics).