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In this Lesson Plan Review, students analyze primary and secondary sources describing an encounter between the Lewis and Clark expedition and a Native American tribe. The lesson overall is a great way to encourage students to work collaboratively to analyze this important historical interaction from multiple perspectives. FIND OUT MORE »

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Photo, Funeral Dignitaries in front of Lincoln's Home, 1865, Lincoln library

This lesson leads students to see how Lincoln's life in Springfield influenced [...] »

Photography, Aerial view of the Korean War Memorial, Washington, D.C., 20 Sept 2

Allow students to explore historical events through multiple perspectives with [...] »

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SQ3R Worksheet

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Photography, Class Discussion, 8 March 2007, Easten Law, Flickr CC

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Photo, Abraham Walkowitz. . . , 1908, Carl Schulman, Flickr Commons

Hypothesize, test, and acknowledge how sources form different "pictures of the [...] »

Photo, Candid Camera, 1939-1940, New York Public Library

Go forth, and contextualize! Give students the opportunity for solo connection [...] »

Photography, Magnified, 10 March 2009, Jake Bouma, Flickr CC

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Image, Squared Circles-Clocks, 25 Oct 2006, Leo Reynolds, Flickr CC

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Chicago Daily News negatives collection, DN-0086141. Chicago History Mus.

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Photo, Flowers for soldier in a tank, 1945, Nationaal Archief, Flickr Commons

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