Expand the study of history beyond the textbook and explore California's rich history! This Spanish kit is filled with intriguing primary source documents and authentic artifacts from California's rich past that breathe life into the pages of history. English language learners will use critical thinking skills to analyze historical events as they study original documents including images, letters, maps, advertisements, political cartoons, and newspaper articles. Primary sources provide opportunities for students to compare and contrast information, learn to identify biases, determine the validity and reliability of sources, and look at current issues with a historical lens.
This easy-to-use classroom resource provides teachers with streamlined lesson plans that offer tips and strategies for easy implementation. This comprehensive kit is aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS), the California State History Social Science Framework, and other state and national standards. Primary Sources: California Kit (Spanish Version) includes:
- 8 Primary Source Reproductions
- 8 Primary Source Cards
- Teacher's guide
- Digital resources