Instagram is one of the most influential social networking application. Unlike it’s older days, Instagram has now conquered most of all age groups. From children to elders, everybody appreciates Instagram as the way it seems to be. Since Instagram is the freshest sensation among this age, who doesn’t do anything without the web. From the stuff they eat, the spots they’ve been, books, movies, each second of one’s life is being exhibited on Instagram.
Then why can’t teachers use Instagram to improve and ease their daily routines?
We all are aware that the picture speaks better than words. Storytelling through pictures is considered one of the best way to learn any subjects. Pictures and videos can create a great impact on the audience than any other media.
Educational sectors have wide rage opportunities on Instagram, which will help in strengthening education, art, and technology at the same time. Instagram can increase the zest for education as it is fun and informative at the same time.
Here’s an infographic that shows some interesting activities that can be done in your classroom using Instagram.
How to use Instagram in your classroom
1) Tag Activities
Create a unique hashtag for your class and ask every student to post every class activities with this hashtag. Now that hashtags can be followed on Instagram, everyone could easily access class activities from one place. Categorizing can be made simpler by using hashtags.
Make any tough subjects easier to learn using videos and pictures. Students will be happy to learn from Instagram than from textbooks.
Give simple Instagram assignments and homework or ask students to upload the pictures of their assignments and homework through Instagram
Encourage students to comment and like on their classmates’ work. This will help to reduce bullying and other disputes within students.
5) Show off student’s activities
Encourage students to participate in school works by asking them to showcase their activities through Instagram.
Don’t limit the possibilities of Instagram in your classroom with these activities alone. Let students share their hobbies, field trip memories, favorite books etc. with classmates.
Make the school days more interesting and fun using Instagram.
Refer the infographic below and feel free to share it on social media if you like this article.
You can also create an Instagram account for your classroom and comment below, let’s connect with each other!
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