200 Virtual Pear Deck Activities for Social Studies

April 2, 2020

Your free access to Britannica’s award-winning product LaunchPacks: Social Studies features classroom engagement with PearDeck

  • Access 200 virtual social studies activities
  • Engage students in real-time, interactive lessons
  • Meet curriculum goals with expertly-curated content
  • Transform lessons into conversations

Educators across the globe are utilizing Britannica LaunchPacks to aid in the instruction of social studies and science virtual lessons. As COVID-19 forces school closures in nearly 200 countries, Britannica is here to help you create interactive classroom lessons specifically for Social Studies, with LaunchPacks and PearDeck.

An add-on for Google slides, PearDeck activities for grades 6-8 are engaging slides with social studies curated content created by Britannica’s expert editorial team. Teachers present slide shows to the class virtually, while students can join the sessions and ask questions from their own devices.

LaunchPacks and PearDeck stimulates students’ curiosity about social studies topics while giving teachers a real-time insight into student understanding. PearDeck provides individualized instruction and engaging lessons remotely, as we all navigate challenging times within our current climate.

Ready to dive into LaunchPacks: Social Studies and PearDeck? View the full list of PearDeck activities.

You can use these activities with LaunchPacks, which Britannica has made free to schools and districts around the country. Learn more and get access here.

Check out this video for more insight on how PearDeck can enhance instruction for your students.

Ready to dive into LaunchPacks: Social Studies and PearDeck? View the full list of PearDeck activities.

You can use these activities with LaunchPacks, which Britannica has made free to schools and districts around the country. Learn more and get access here.


WEBINAR: Britannica LaunchPacks + Pear Deck for Remote Learning

Britannica LaunchPacks and Pear Deck have joined forces to bring high-quality, diverse digital content to your virtual classroom environment. View the webinar below to discover ready-to-go and customizable lessons to support learning objectives in Social Studies through engaging and interactive questions and tasks, right from Google Slides.