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.
Historian Rosemarie Zagarri reads the Declaration of Independence closely, [...] »
Explore documents that helped to shape the history of our nation. [...] »
Learn about the experiences of immigrants detained at Angel Island and how this [...] »
From Chinese immigrants to the Golden Spike, explore the history of the [...] »
Students shy or hesitant to speak up? Check out these tips to get students [...] »
Combine maps and a timeline to tell the story of change over time and place [...] »
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