August 24, 2017

Teaching & Learning

Analyzing Primary Sources
provides activity ideas as well as guiding questions for analyzing different primary source types; also highlights best Library sections for locating particular types of primary sources

Connecting to the Common Core
describes strategies for using primary source learning to meet Common Core State Standards and foster critical thinking skills

Learning from the Source
provides instructions for primary source activities, lesson plans, and projects

Literature Links
provide primary sources and teaching strategies to help students better connect to and understand great books

Primary Source Learning
lists primary source teaching resources related to specific themes

Selecting Primary Sources
provides guidance for selecting primary sources for use in learning activities

Teaching Now
provides examples of how educators are using Library primary sources and teaching resources in the classroom