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Mission US: Think Fast! About the Past App for iPad

'Test your knowledge of history as you race against the clock! Featuring characters from the online role-playing adventure game Mission US, Think Fast! About the Past is a fast-paced trivia game that introduces hundreds of fascinating facts about different eras of American history. Players can choose from two different Think Fast “missions,” each connected to one of the Mission US adventure games. In Mission 1, the...

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Miriam Kahn
Miriam Kahn (Content Developer/Instructional Designer)
4 years ago
  • Well-rounded material on US history, covers Revolutionary War / Colonial period, Slavery / African Americans in antebellum period through the Civil War; Immigration, American Indians, Immigration
  • Players could compete with one another to learn the materials and answer questions. Teachers could use lesson plans to reinforce the concepts and materials asked in questions. background materials well researched and written. Both background material and questions reinforced or supported by resources.
  • Easy to use game / interactive program. Website tabs and links are well labeled descriptive
  • Great activity for all ages and grades 6 and up. 

Suggestions:

  • Needs an edit for continuity, app needs to be updated to include all five modules or missions.
  • App appears to be out of date or not updateable.
Time spent reviewing site: 2-1/2 hours
Miriam Kahn
Miriam Kahn (Content Developer/Instructional Designer)
6 years ago
This program requires an iPad. There are no other options for playing this educational game.