Introduce students to the idea that history shows interpretation, perspective, and bias. [...] »
Lessons in which students compare secondary sources are a challenge for me to set up. This entry about comparing textbook accounts helped a lot!
Use maps to show the significance of the Great Compromise and the Three-fifths [...] »
Showcases more than 1,230 images depicting the enslavement of Africans, the [...] »
On the website Historical Thinking Matters, a student reads aloud a speech by [...] »
Beginning in Europe, the Panic of 1873 quickly spread to the United States [...] »
Engage your students in preserving local history! Use this teacher's successful [...] »
Check out these sites for primary sources grouped into sets by topic, grade- [...] »
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