Allow students to see that history as we know it is interpretation, perspective, and bias. [...] »
I have used this activity with Native Americans and slavery with great success. I have worked over the years to collect a variety of old textbooks from different time periods.
Help students think about where evidence for history comes from. [...] »
Did you know that Harriet Beecher Stowe's family was also involved in [...] »
An 8th-grade teacher asks: Was early 20th-century America a "melting pot" or a [...] »
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Children's history, local history, and digital media—combine the three to [...] »
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