LESSON PLAN AND TECHNOLOGY PORTFOLIO

SOC-520 Technology Resources Portfolio

To be able to utilize various technology resources inside the college classroom, it is essential for the sociology professor to have a portfolio of resources to refer to and to recommend to students and/or other faculty. This assignment will assist you in creating that portfolio.

Conduct research for various technology resources that college professors can use inside their classrooms in order to facilitate pedagogy:

 

Resource:

Description:

Purpose:

 

EXAMPLE: 

https://trello.com/

Trello is a project management tool as well as a blogging   tool. It is streamlined and doesn’t have a lot of clutter.

College professors could use this tool to create a blog   where they could communicate to their students about sociology topics,   current events, course assignments, etc.

Professors could also have students use this tool to   create their own blog as a class assignment.

 

, select one sociology topic from the list below:

· Problems of Social Inequality

· Social Change

· Social Institutions

Using the selected topic, create a lesson plan about the topic that utilizes one of your technology resources above. Use the table below to create your lesson plan:

 

Topic: 

 

Lesson Title:

 

Objectives:

 

Duration of lesson:

 

Materials/Resources:

 

Anticipatory set: 

 

Activities/Tasks (align with objectives):

 

Assessments (align with objectives):

 

Facilitation   method: Explain how you will integrate the selected technology resource   into your teaching and learning. (75-100   words)

How will you engage   students? (50-75 words)

 

Recommend a   technology resource for college students of sociology to use in their   academic careers: