Monuments and Symbols of the U.S.

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Active Learning | Infusion Level

Subject: Social Studies

Objectives

  • Students will identify a monument in the United States that they would like to research.
  • Students will locate information and images of their chosen monument.
  • They will use their images and information to create a Photo Story.

Procedure

  • Students will choose a monument in the United States that they would like to research.
  • Students will find information and images of their chosen monument.
  • They will arrange their images for their Photo Story.
  • They will narrate their facts and record them as a voiceover.

Technology Present

  • Computers
  • Internet access
  • Microphones
  • Photo Story software

Grade Level: K-2

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Video Reference Number: 1056

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