March 24, 2017

Looking Back: October 2015 Primary Sources & Teaching Resources

Teaching & Learning Learning from the Source: Technology Time Travel NHD 2016: Selecting a Topic for a History Project Teaching Now: Going Gaga Over Suffrage Featured Sources guided primary source analysis activities Diagram of the Federal Government and American Union diagram / chart The Solar System Displayed map Primary Source Picks National History Day 2016 CMHEC Topic Ideas – Arts & Culture CMHEC Topic Ideas – Civil Rights CMHEC Topic Ideas – … [Read more...]

Looking Back: September 2015 Primary Sources & Teaching Resources

Teaching & Learning Teaching Now: Deep Image Analysis Featured Sources guided primary source analysis activities The Carpet-bagger sheet music Strong-Weak Government political cartoon Does the Camera Ever Lie? newspaper article How the Sun Spots Control Our Weather newspaper article Primary Source Picks Today in History September 5:  First Labor Day National History Day 2016 CMHEC Topic Ideas – Power, Authority, and Governance CMHEC Topic Ideas – Economy, … [Read more...]

Looking Back: Summer 2015 Primary Sources & Teaching Resources

During summertime 2015 TPS-Barat shared lots of great Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources content at teacher professional development workshops and online through this teaching resource blog. Primary Source Picks Today in History June 2: Indian Citizenship Act June 18: War of 1812 June 21: Samuel H. Gottscho and William H. Schleisner July 1: John Philip Sousa July 5: Salvation Army July 10: James McNeill Whistler July 14: Bastille Day & the French … [Read more...]

Looking Back: May 2015 Primary Sources & Teaching Resources

Teaching & Learning Analyzing Primary Sources Analyzing Primary Sources: Elementary Image & Text Analysis Sheets Literature Links Literature Links: Predicting & Inferring about Woman Suffrage Teaching Now Teaching Now: Analyzing Primary Sources for Scientific Thinking & Organization Teaching Now: Predicting & Inferring with Primary Sources & Literature Featured Sources guided primary source analysis activities Woman and Child drawing / … [Read more...]

Looking Back: April 2015 Primary Sources & Teaching Resources

Teaching & Learning Learning from the Source: The Negro Speaks of Rivers Featured Sources guided primary source analysis activities "Dedication" by Robert Frost poem Official Program Woman Suffrage Procession printed ephemera Origin of April Fool's Day newspaper article The Poem photograph Primary Source Picks Today in History April 27: World Transportation Commission April 28: Billy Bitzer & the Biograph Company Primary Source … [Read more...]

Looking Back: March 2015 Primary Sources & Teaching Resources

Teaching & Learning Learning from the Source: Geographical conversation cards Primary Source Learning: Great Depression Selecting, Excerpting & Modifying Primary Sources Featured Sources guided primary source analysis activities Astor Theatre – The Great Ziegfeld photograph A coldness between them political cartoon, magazine cover Science & the Suffragettes newspaper article What do you hear? audio recording Primary Source Picks Today in History March … [Read more...]

Looking Back: February 2015 Primary Sources & Teaching Resources

Teaching & Learning Analyzing Primary Sources Using Question Cubes Selecting Primary Sources That Deal with Difficult Issues Featured Sources guided primary source analysis activities Great presidential puzzle political cartoon Spinner Play art, lithograph For United America, YWCA poster Woman fingerprinted photograph Primary Source Picks Collection Spotlight Katherine Dunham Selections dance Presidential Spotlight Jimmy Carter Gerald R. Ford Ronald … [Read more...]

Looking Back: January 2015 Primary Sources & Teaching Resources

Teaching & Learning Analyzing Primary Sources: Shake & Source Newspaper Game Featured Sources & Images Featured Sources, including guided primary source analysis activities Everybody’s Doing It! political cartoon Has the war ruined the country? broadside Office Boy Board Game artifact Round the World with Nellie Bly newspaper feature Featured Images Featured Image: Happy New Year 1915 newspaper Primary Source Picks Today in History January 6: George … [Read more...]

Looking Back: Fall 2014 Resources

TPS-Barat fell back into the school year by creating resources for students by creating National History Day (NHD) projects and by sharing lots of great Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources content in online workshops as well as through this teaching resource blog. September Teaching & Learning Literature Links My Daniel – Hunting dinosaurs in Nebraska Featured Sources Each includes guided primary source analysis activities At School photograph Monopoly Brothers … [Read more...]

Looking Back: Summer 2014 Resources

Summertime amusements in 2014 for TPS-Barat included sharing lots of great Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources content  at teacher professional development workshops and online through this teaching resource blog. August Teaching & Learning Primary Source Learning Immigration Analyzing Primary Sources Sensory Exploration Featured Sources Each includes guided primary source analysis activities 1900 Gold Medal flour ad Circus radio broadcast El Paso … [Read more...]