Seven strategies for teaching with primary sources
- Seven strategies for understanding primary sources
- Powerful primary sources, including historical photos and texts
- Link to ELA Common Core State Standards
- Practice activities
- A list of resources for more support
This book helps you meet the challenge of inviting reality into the classroom and allow students to explore it. Teaching your students to examine the primary sources documents that history is made of, the images that science is based on, and the raw material of our lives. Exercise the tools used to teach the critical thinking skills required by the Common Core State Standards. Introduce the strategies to make primary sources come alive for your students and enhance visual literacy, using fascinating photographs and powerful primary source texts.
©2014. Paperback, 164 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches. Recommended for all grade levels.