Poptential™ Free Curriculum Brings History Alive for Independence Day

Lisa R. Parker

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — (Could 6, 2022) — Poptential™, a family members of totally free social studies study course deals that pair pop lifestyle media with participating electronic storytelling, provides lecturers and college students media-wealthy lessons on the American Revolution and Declaration of Independence, celebrated July 4. Click to tweet.

“While the Declaration of Independence was adopted 246 a long time ago, the heroes guiding the delivery of our nation are introduced to everyday living in common society, which appeals to today’s digitally-savvy learner, and can make training a lot more effective and related,” explained Fred Fransen, CEO of Certell, Inc., the maker of Poptential.

Poptential courses, applied by much more than 30,000 instructors in 50 states, include things like everything instructors will need to train a subject, digitally accessible in 1 location, which includes classes, ebooks, bell ringers, quizzes, and tests, as very well as pop culture media to make classes intriguing and relatable to students. Curriculum packages are standards-primarily based and produced by social studies instructors.

A analyze conducted by Undertaking Tomorrow® displays that 90% of lecturers working with Poptential say it increases their success in the classroom, and 84% of learners say the pop lifestyle references aid them discover.

Teachers can use Poptential to energize classes on the American Revolution and Declaration of Independence in numerous ways:

●    Loyalty Examination – In the a long time foremost up to the American Revolution, three teams of considered emerged with regard to the plan of colonial independence: Loyalists, Patriots, and Colonists. Module 3 of Poptential’s American Historical past Book features a clip from the motion picture “The Patriot” illustrating the different sides debating going to war with England.

●    Preventing for Liberty in A lot more Techniques Than One – Module 3 of Poptential’s American Background E book also consists of a video by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar speaking about his Black Patriots documentary that highlights the initiatives and steps of black People who fought for independence.

●    Constitutional Regulation – In 1775, the American colonists concluded that a new program of federal government dependent on constitutional law was important to decrease the 13 colonies from the economic burdens of British rule. Module 3.1 of Poptential’s American History E book involves a clip from the HBO series John Adams, highlighting his speech to the colonies that emphasizes the need for an American Revolution to set up a totally free region based on a republic of regulations.

●    My Shot – The famed “shot listened to ‘round the world” that started out the American Revolution is portrayed in an audio file from the musical Hamilton in Module 3.2 of Poptential’s American Historical past E book.

●    Declaration of Independence – Leading to the War of Independence, the 13 colonies vote to declare independence, 12 for independence, and a single abstention, proclaiming the United States’ absolution from Britain and the American peoples’ legal rights to institute a new govt. Module 3.2 of Poptential’s American Background Ebook characteristics a different clip from the John Adams sequence to deliver to existence the proclamation.

Poptential program offers in American Historical past, Environment Heritage, U.S. Authorities/Civics, and Economics, are accessible totally free at www.certell.org.

About Certell, Inc.

Certell is a 501(c)3 nonprofit whose mission is to foster a technology of impartial thinkers. Much more than 30,000 instructors from all through the United States have signed up to use Certell’s Poptential™ spouse and children of free of charge social reports classes, and hundreds extra learners are attained via Certell’s school-stage programs in legislation and economics, and SensibleSchool™ instruction for dwelling-schoolers, workers, and inmates. Certell is a finalist in the EdTech Digest Awards for Curriculum and Instruction Answer, was named a 2021 Tech&Learning Best Device for Back again to School, is a 2021 Tech Edvocate finalist, and obtained the 2021 Bronze Award of Excellence from the Countrywide Association of Economics Educators. For much more facts, go to certell.org or on Twitter @CertellOrg.

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