Can you imagine the level of first-hand knowledge today’s students would have if their classrooms came equipped with time machines? Well, believe it or not, they do. Teachers can turn to YouTube to create a virtual time machine. Thanks to uploads of old footage, documentaries and reenactments, YouTube offers a plethora of opportunities to experience history. But wading through countless hours of videos, some appropriate and many not, can be a major undertaking.The handy infographic below allows teachers to take their students on an educational trip through history. Keep reading to learn more!
What historical events can you ‘relive’ via YouTube (even if video hadn’t been invented yet)?
Where To Start
There are a lot of ‘big name’ places that have YouTube channels that offer tons of educational content. Here are a few favorites.
A Few Tips