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Photography, Toys of Christmas Past, 26 Dec 2010, Paul Townsend, Flickr CC

Fact: kids love toys. Engage young learners in the classroom by having them compare popular toys from the past with those from the present. [...] »

Print, The first battle near Manturia [i.e. Manchuria], c. 1919, LoC

Explore the rise of animosity between the U.S. and Japan through primary source documents and related classroom activities. [...] »

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

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

Postcard, Thanksgiving greetings, P. Sander, New York Public Library

Take a variety of perspectives into account before moving past the first Thanksgiving. [...] »

Photography, Dictionaries, 17 June 2005, John Keogh, Flickr CC

This creative lesson transforms language into a historic artifact and enables students to analyze how language changes over time. [...] »

Globe, North America, 30 April 2007, Flickr CC

Young students locate themselves on a map and explore spatial relationships among geographic features. [...] »

Print, First sight of New York Bay, 1877, James Wells Champney, NYPL Digital Gal

Use this essay on Jewish immigration to flesh out a unit on the Civil War or immigration. [...] »

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

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

Political Cartoon, A Scene on the Frontiers as Practiced by..., 1812, William Ch

A great way for students to learn more about the War of 1812 and our nation's emblem: the Star-Spangled Banner. [...] »

Lithograph, Abraham Lincoln of Illinois..., 1864, Gabriel Kaehrle, LOC

An interactive exploration of the decisions Abraham Lincoln had to make during his presidency. [...] »

 
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