Allow students to see that history as we know it is interpretation, perspective, and bias. [...] »
I have used this activity with Native Americans and slavery with great success. I have worked over the years to collect a variety of old textbooks from different time periods.
Check out this lesson on arguments surrounding the 1830 forced removal of the [...] »
Absolving the guilty and punishing the innocent. Historian Elizabeth Reis looks [...] »
What better way to make the past relevant to students than to engage them with [...] »
An 8th-grade teacher asks: Was early 20th-century America a "melting pot" or a [...] »
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Put the past next to the present with this photo-sharing and mapping tool. [...] »
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