Washington’s Farewell Address is a great document to use in a common core style lesson in which U.S. History students analyze text. This document touches on topics that resonate with students because students can look at what Washington’s advice was for our nation in 1796 and then judge how in mode
Want to teach your students about the types of sources they will encounter in history class or in research? This is the perfect PowerPoint presentation to use before students begin a research project or a document-based question (DBQ). It's also wonderful to use any time in a history classroom.
Teach your students the five steps of using sources with this .doc lesson handout. Students: identify, differentiate, analyze, and evaluate sources to draw the best conclusion possible.
In this activity, students look at a reading in our TCI textbook entitled "Who was the real Columbus?" If you do