TPS-Barat Primary Source Nexus https://primarysourcenexus.org Mon, 16 Jul 2018 17:03:13 +0000 en-US hourly 1 23929783 Primary Source Review: July 1-15, 2018 https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/07/primary-source-review-july-1-15-2018/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/07/primary-source-review-july-1-15-2018/#respond Mon, 16 Jul 2018 14:30:04 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23561 Find all the fabulous primary sources and teaching ideas shared July 1-15, 2018 by @PSNTPS from the TPS-Barat Primary Source Nexus, the Library of Congress, the House, the Senate, the World Digital Library, teachers and students in the classroom, and more! We’ve got Civics, History, ELA and STEAM resources—for immediate access to all of these, simply follow @PSNTPS on […]

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World Spotlight: New Zealand https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/07/world-spotlight-new-zealand/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/07/world-spotlight-new-zealand/#respond Wed, 11 Jul 2018 19:16:56 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23549 Places in the News: New Zealand April 2009 September 2010 February 2011 September 2011 July 2013 New Zealand country profile BBC New Zealand timeline BBC New Zealand primary source set World Digital Library New Zealand maps New Zealand image set Books & reports about New Zealand Historical newspaper coverage of New Zealand U.S. veteran oral history collections (service […]

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Primary Source Review: June 16-31, 2018 https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/07/primary-source-review-june-16-31-2018/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/07/primary-source-review-june-16-31-2018/#respond Tue, 03 Jul 2018 16:13:28 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23528 Find all the fabulous primary sources and teaching ideas shared June 16-31, 2018 by @PSNTPS from the TPS-Barat Primary Source Nexus, the Library of Congress, the House, the Senate, the World Digital Library, teachers and students in the classroom, and more! We’ve got Civics, History, ELA and STEAM resources—for immediate access to all of these, simply follow @PSNTPS on […]

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Literature Links: Ruth and the Green Book https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/literature-links-ruth-and-the-green-book/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/literature-links-ruth-and-the-green-book/#respond Tue, 26 Jun 2018 19:33:01 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23521 Elementary teacher librarian and former teacher in residence at the Library of Congress, Tom Bober (@CaptainLibrary), details a plan for pairing primary source analysis with the book, Ruth and the Green Book by Calvin Alexander Ramsey, to help students make connections to history and geography. In his post on Knowledge Quest from the American Association of School Librarians, Tom also […]

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Today in History: Juneteenth https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/today-in-history-juneteenth/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/today-in-history-juneteenth/#respond Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:34:25 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23504 Today in History–June 19–TPS-Barat features Juneteenth. On this date in 1865, Major General Gordon Granger issued General Order No. 3 in Galveston, Texas, informing the slaves of the Emancipation Proclamation, issued two and a half years earlier by President Abraham Lincoln. Although Juneteenth was informally celebrated each year since 1865, it wasn’t until June 3, […]

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Primary Source Review: June 1-15, 2018 https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/primary-source-review-june-1-15-2018/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/primary-source-review-june-1-15-2018/#respond Sat, 16 Jun 2018 17:30:22 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23491 Find all the fabulous primary sources and teaching ideas shared June 1-15, 2018 by @PSNTPS from the TPS-Barat Primary Source Nexus, the Library of Congress, the House, the Senate, the World Digital Library, teachers and students in the classroom, and more! We’ve got Civics, History, ELA and STEAM resources—for immediate access to all of these, simply follow @PSNTPS on […]

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Finding Resources: Browsing the Primary Source Nexus https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/finding-resources-browsing-the-primary-source-nexus/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/finding-resources-browsing-the-primary-source-nexus/#respond Wed, 06 Jun 2018 16:24:34 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23451 There are two ways to browse content on the TPS-Barat Primary Source Nexus: by content category or by using the top navigation menus. Content Categories Each post on this blog is assigned to one of five categories listed in the Browse Content Categories box in the middle column on the homepage. Primary Source Picks: curated […]

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Primary Source Review: May 16-31, 2018 https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/primary-source-review-may-16-31-2018/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/06/primary-source-review-may-16-31-2018/#respond Fri, 01 Jun 2018 13:38:35 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23424 Find all the fabulous primary sources and teaching ideas shared May 1-15, 2018 by @PSNTPS from the TPS-Barat Primary Source Nexus, the Library of Congress, the House, the Senate, the World Digital Library, teachers and students in the classroom, and more! We’ve got Civics, History, ELA and STEAM resources—for immediate access to all of these, simply follow @PSNTPS on […]

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Primary Source Spotlight: American Revolution https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/05/primary-source-spotlight-american-revolution/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/05/primary-source-spotlight-american-revolution/#respond Tue, 29 May 2018 17:15:39 +0000 https://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=23413 American Revolution primary source set The American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts collection Mapping the American Revolution and Its Era American Memory Timeline: American Revolution select primary sources & primary source analysis prompts Online exhibitions The American Revolution – John Bull and Uncle Sam: Four Centuries of British-American Relations  Creating the United States: Revolution of […]

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Integrating Technology: Making Myriopticons https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/05/analyzing-primary-sources-making-myriopticons/ https://primarysourcenexus.org/2018/05/analyzing-primary-sources-making-myriopticons/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 06:00:45 +0000 http://primarysourcenexus.org/?p=20930 OK, so this post isn’t about digital technology but it does present an idea for combining history with a maker lab of sorts that incorporates math, engineering and art. Let’s take a look at a blog post from In Custodia Legis, which features, “A Historical Panorama of the Rebellion” myriopticon, a toy manufactured by Milton Bradley around 1865. […]

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