What is it? How can we use mobile tech to find it?
Skyline High School, Oakland, CA
Saturday, August 20, 2011
Presented by Bill Chapman, @classroomtools
The flowchart for this session is available at http://www.classroomtools.com/edcampsfbay.htm
Time and Date of EdCampSFBay around the
Using your mobile device to search the
web, find evidence that shows the assertion "George Washington was born on
February 22" to be factual or not. Enter information about the evidence you
find on the Google doc spreadsheet located at
Read page 1 of Howard Zinn's A PEOPLE'S
HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES
How many statements there are factual; how many are conclusions; how many are beliefs? For which is supporting evidence provided? Is it enough to validate the assertions? Are you aware of contradictory evidence that might negate them? Where evidence is provided, is it primary or secondary?
Open the GIF located at
Take 5 minutes to translate it, as best you can, into modern English.
After I read you the story of Billy and
Tom, click on the following link to answer ten multiple choice questions
The flowchart for this session is