Expand the study of history beyond the textbook with engaging primary sources! This comprehensive kit is filled with intriguing primary source documents and artifacts that breathe life into the pages of history. Students will use their critical thinking skills to analyze historical events as they study documents including letters, maps, pamphlets, advertisements, political cartoons, newspaper articles, and photographs.
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 social studies kit aligns to state and national standards.
Primary Sources: Continents: Africa and Asia Kit includes:
- 8 Primary Source Reproductions
- 8 Primary Source Cards
- Teacher's guide
- Digital resources