Want to know how to use WBO Timelines? Here are the highlights:
Timelines can be accessed from any device and are iPad and Android device friendly. Timelines is the square on the bottom left of the suite of tools that DCS subscribes to.
There is a rotating selection of featured timelines that changes every time you hit the homepage. To go to the featured timeline, just click on the picture:
There are three ways to use timelines:
The tool bar is located on the left hand side to zoom in or use the arrow keys. You can also us the tool bar to change from timeline view to list view, save or print. .
Students and teachers can dig deeper using timelines by customizing an existing timelines or creating their own. however it will be necessary to create an account. This can easily be done by using DCS Gmail usernames and passwords. Users can add video or other media, color code events or flag important information. Students can upload their own images or search the WBO database for more items as well as print, save or share.
When creating or customizing timelines, users can choose from over 12,000 events in the WBO database!
Users can use timelines for introducing a new topic, conducting research, narrating a novel or a biography, or even just for fun...the possibilities are endless!
Timelines are suitable for learners of all ages and especially helpful for visual learners.
To view the tutorial on WBO Timelines or any other features, click on this link:
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