Social sciences teaching and information processing. An experience using WebQuests in primary education teacher training
© The Author(s) 2013
Received: 15 May 2012
Accepted: 15 April 2013
Published: 15 July 2013
The main aim of this study is to show the utility of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in primary education teacher training. A series of experiences using these resources was produced and then undertaken by students to facilitate their learning of the curricular components of social sciences teaching. This practical exercise was implemented on the Didactic Methodology subject for social sciences teaching, offered on the Primary Education bachelor’s degree course. The experience shows how the students produced a WebQuest and developed the learning process for both the subject’s curricular content and competencies.