Digital teaching scenarios for cultural and heritage education
This is a project about cultural heritage in Houten. The pupils learn more about the Romans who lived in places around Houten. They will make cartoons about this time.
Create a flyer for the Castellum Hoge Woerd
This is a project about cultural heritage in Utrecht Leidsche Rijn. The pupils visit Castellum Hoge Woerd. After this visit, they make a flyer and they have to give a final presentation about this specific piece of cultural heritage.
Aurasma - augmented reality in education
The Aurasma application offers several options, which can also be used in education. By using Aurasma, as a teacher or educator you are able to overlay reality with an augmented one. So you can hide an instructional and/or inspiring video behind a photograph in a pupils manual, which will be opened after tagging it on your mobile device.
Puppet Pals - create your own shows with animation and audio
Puppet Pals offers the possibility for children to make their own animated cartoons and presentations. While using it in educational practice, there are challenges in bringing together all information in a coherent form in dialogue between the chosen characters that the application contains.
iMovie - present your own movie trailer
By using iMovie, you can create your own movie trailer. Chose your own pictures, videos and music and turn them into an astonishing trailer of your own movie.
My timeline - create your own timeline
During history and heritage lessons, children can be overloaded with all kinds of numbers, facts and dates. Working with an application, such as RTW Timeline, offers them the possibility to organise and structure this information.
Strip Generator - design your own comic
By using Strip Generator, you can easily design your own comic. Make a script of the story you want to tell (don't make it too long), choose characters and fill in the boxes.
Padlet - create your own moodboard
Via the Padlet application, a teacher can share information, assignments, movies and/or instructions with the pupils in his classroom. On the other hand it offers pupils the possibility to put their (joint) ideas, work and effort on this platform. Padlet is an application to be used intensively in the classroom!
Making a case for Houten
The pupils make a plea that their hometown Heemstede has valuable heritage sites. They research the surroundings and discuss in groups what is essential to mention and what is not. Through a digital notebook they share their findings