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.
In this lesson, students explore the multiple stories behind the creation of [...] »
How did the final version of the Declaration differ from Jefferson's draft? [...] »
What messages are hidden in art and architecture? Explore the Library of [...] »
An 8th-grade teacher asks: Was early 20th-century America a "melting pot" or a [...] »
Hypothesize, test, and acknowledge how sources form different "pictures of the [...] »
Combine maps and a timeline to tell the story of change over time and place [...] »
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