Speaking of primary sources such as images- it is important to have access to important picture clues and activate prior knowledge. A primary source helps unfold the story and leads the curious mind to the story. When teaching young and older learners, primary sources can provide the hook into learning. It serves at the possibility [...]
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This story is a continuation from yesterday’s blog post. Read part one before continuing. Teams delved mostly in primary source documents (photos, letter, yearbooks, newspaper articles, etc) and some secondary sources were available for their use. The learning objective for the Berkeley County Teaching American History Grant teachers was to gain experience conducting historical research; [...]