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ETEC 5123-70 Instructional Technology Design

by Rex Seigler

Midwestern State University and Wichita Falls ISD Technology Cohort

Table of Contents

Wichita Falls ISD Kirby Hirschi About IBO
Political Cartoons Presentations Web Quests Movies
Math Literature Medicine Areas of Interaction
Additional Resources Contact us    

 

Civil War Time Line (Group Activity)

Today's Best Political Cartoons

Daryl Cagle's Professional Cartoonists Index

Dr. Seuss Went to War Catalogue of Political Cartoons

Editorial Cartoons United Media

Political Cartoon Analysis, Marbury v. Madison, Landmark Supreme Court Cases

Web Quest FDR and Political Cartoons

Propaganda In World Wars

Analyzing for Bias (Web quest)

THE FIRST POLITICAL CARTOONS - Archiving Early America

Thomas Nast Portfolio

U.S. News Classroom

Independent Lens . THE POLITICAL DR. SEUSS . Political Cartooning PBS

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Powerpoint presentation by 5th graders about famous persons in the Civil War Era.

Writing the Literary Analysis (Purdue)

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Civil War WebQuest

Civil War Herald WebQuest

Civil War WebQuest The Reporters Perspective

Civil War Crier

Soldier Perspectives

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Movies about the Civil War

Movies about the Civil War. The resources are linked to United Streaming and you must have an account and login to use them. Also linked are curriculum standards and other materials as listed in the video synopsis.

United Streaming

Civil War

Witness the conflict between North and South and the South's eventual secession that led to a rush to arms, pitting countryman against countryman. This program utilizes exciting re-enactments, artifacts, and interviews to explore key battles of the Civil War, life on the Northern and Southern home fronts, and the role of African Americans in the War. Concludes with the Emancipation Proclamation, the Battle of Gettysburg, and the fall of the Confederacy.
Curriculum Standards  
Grade: 3-8    © 2003 100% Educational Videos

American History- The Civil War- A Nation Divided See Below.

Explore the social and economic forces that shaped the North's industrial cities and the South's plantations. See how the discord between pro-slavery and antislavery advocated erupted at Fort Sumter. Retrace the major events of the Civil War; and investigate the assassination attempts that Lincoln survived.
Teacher's Guide  
Grade: 9-12    © 2005 Discovery Channel School
This video contains 13 segments

 

 
A Confederate girl records the hardships of Southern life as the Civil War rages at her doorstep and tears her family and country apart.
Grade: 6-8    © 1998 Scholastic
This video contains 8 segments

 

 
At a time when the North and South differed economically and socially, political compromise could no longer quell the division between the two factions. States' rights versus the constitution, tariffs, division of labor, slavery, abolitionism, and legislative mandates all led to the great war.
Curriculum Standards  
Grade: 6-8           © 1996 United Learning
This video contains 20 segments

 

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Math of the Civil War

 

Education World ® Lesson Planning Civil War Recipes

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Literature of the Civil War

Writing the Literary Analysis (Purdue)

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Medicine

Civil War Home. Com

University of Toledo Laboratories

Lee Foundation - Civil War Medicine

 

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Areas of Interaction

Homo Faber - Man the Maker.        Why does man create?     How does man create?     What are the consequences of creating?

IB Middle Years Programme, areas of interaction, homo faber

Homo Faber - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Homo Faber Information from Answers.com

Anthropology

Humans

Approaches to Learning - How you learn....How you know...How you communicate.

Approaches to Learning

IB Middle Years Programme, areas of interaction, approaches to learning

Environment- What resources do we need?     What are our responsibilities to those resources?     How do our resources relate to the world?

IB Middle Years Programme, areas of interaction, environment

Atlas - Xpeditions @ nationalgeographic.com

Community and Service - How can I help others? How can I give to the community?

IB Middle Years Programme, areas of interaction, community and service

Health and Social Education - How am I changing?  To what extent am I responsible for my own safety?     To what extent am I responsible for the safety of others?

IB Middle Years Programme, areas of interaction, health and social education

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Other Resources

Merriam-Webster Online

One Look Dictionary

Answers.Com

Ask an Expert

Tools for Writing - Word Processing

All Experts (Computing and Technology)

Ask An Expert - Scientific American

Ask and Expert - Library Spot

Online Museums

IEEE Virtual Museum

Smithsonian

Global Resources

The American Forum for Global Education.

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