Instead of depending on textbooks and written notes for homework assignments and in-class questions, middle school students in the Burlington School District have been using iPads in their classrooms. "It completely changes how I teach," said Michael Carper, a social studies teacher at Aldo Leopold Middle School. "The availability of the immediate content that's available to the students is incredible." Middle School, Ipad
Interactive Notebook Resources: Ready to Use in the Social Studies Classroom
Interactive Notebook Resources ready to use in the middle school history/social studies middle classroom. There are so many benefits to using the interactive notebook at the middle school level. Comprehension and retention are increased, students learn key concepts in multiple ways, and creativity and higher-level thinking are incorporated on a daily basis.
Middle School Social Studies Idea... Making a puzzle to identify certain countries or groups of people (careful about stereotyping, though!!)