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Lessons in which students compare secondary sources are a challenge for me to set up. This entry about comparing textbook accounts helped a lot!
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What was it like to be a slave in 19th-century America? Accounts contrast. [...] »
American historians have depicted the Tet Offensive as the turning point for U. [...] »
Beginning in Europe, the Panic of 1873 quickly spread to the United States [...] »
See sourcing in action, as a historian reads a document about the Scopes Trial. [...] »
Students interact with history by creating Facebook fan pages for historical [...] »
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