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.
Analyze letters written by America's presidents to learn more about these men. [...] »
Historian Rosemarie Zagarri reads the Declaration of Independence closely, [...] »
Divided into two waves of immigration by textbooks, the continuity of cultural [...] »
What better way to make the past relevant to students than to engage them with [...] »
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Children's history, local history, and digital media—combine the three to [...] »
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