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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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Document, Marbury v. Madison, 1803, Our Documents

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Poster/Print, "They can't get on without us," Thomas Cantrell,  HERB by ASHP

Help students understand wartime propaganda with this excellent lesson plan. [...] »

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The Prayer at Valley Forge by Arnold Friberg

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Comare and contrast diagram

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Photography, Socratic Seminar, 12 Jan 2011, Marie Slim, Flick CC

Classroom discussions need not be argumentative and unproductive. Discover a [...] »

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

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

Digital, Washington Township H.S.M. Formerly the German Valley School, 1830

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Illustration, From Princess Badoura, 1913, Edmund Dulac, nocloo.com

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Photography, Parade 1960, Flickr CC

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Political Cartoon, Golfing Season, May 1, 1924, NARA

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