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Historical Thinking Matters

Historical Thinking Matters Historical Thinking Matters contains sets of primary documents in both English and Spanish that can be used to create lessons that will allow students to investigate aspects of the Spanish American War, Scopes Trial, Social Security and the New Deal, Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott. The Spanish translations can be used to allow Spanish speakers to understand important historical concepts and practice historical thinking skills. The site also contains English documents with simplified language that can be used to scaffold instruction in English.