Digital History

Computational History and Simulations Activities


First published on February 15, 2020. Last updated on February 20, 2021.



1) Students will “storyboard” their concept for a simulation.

2) Students will use a digital tool to create a historical simulation.

Leveling Up

You can write a computer program to create a quantitative simulation. Ruby is a good language for this because it is easy to use and mathematically robust.



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