Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!

Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!
Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!
Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!
Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!
Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!
Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!
Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!
Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts: A BUNDLE of activities!
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
File Type

This TpT Bundle may contain a variety of file types.

Please read through the product description of both the bundle and the individual resources to make sure that you have an application to open the included files.

56 pages
Share
This bundle contains 2 resources for teaching students to differentiate between firsthand and secondhand accounts.

1. A 42-slide PowerPoint with a matching companion handout
2. A Sorting Activity

The PowerPoint begins by introducing the concept of firsthand accounts and secondhand accounts by providing a real-world example. It then defines and provides examples of firsthand accounts and secondhand accounts (and also addresses that they are sometimes referred to as "primary sources" and "secondary sources".

The latter section of the PowerPoint is full of practice opportunities! On slides 15-26, a short description is provided, and students must determine whether it is describing a firsthand account or a secondhand account.

The final section of the PowerPoint contains 4 pairs of related passages (8 in all). After reading the passages, students must identify the firsthand account, and then compare and contrast the two accounts.

The PowerPoint companion handout will help to keep your students engaged throughout your lesson. Students can write on the handout, recording their answers, as you progress through the PowerPoint.


The second activity is a sorting activity. This can be used as a center activity, glued to construction paper and displayed as a craftivity, or glued inside students' interactive notebooks. It includes 13 strips, and students must determine whether the account on each strip is a firsthand account or a secondhand account.


Also, CHECK OUT THE PREVIEW!


Please note: The PowerPoint cannot be edited due to the copyright requirements made by the contributing artists (clip art, font, background).



Copyright by Deb Hanson 2015

Visit my blog! www.crafting-connections.blogspot.com

This item is a paid digital download from my TpT store
www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Deb-Hanson
As such, it is for use in one classroom only. This item is also bound by copyright laws. Redistributing, editing, selling, or posting this item (or any part thereof) on the Internet are all strictly prohibited without first gaining permission from the author. Violations are subject to the penalties of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Please contact me if you wish to be granted special permissions!


Total Pages
56 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
2 days
Report this Resource
Included Products
2 products
  • This PowerPoint teaches students to differentiate between firsthand accounts and secondhand accounts. It contains 42 slides. The Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts PowerPoint contains the following slides: Slide 1: Title Slides 2-8: Introduction to Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts using a real
  • Are you teaching students to differentiate between firsthand and secondhand accounts? If so, you might want to check out this sorting activity! It can be used in a variety of ways: a center activity, glued to construction paper and displayed as a craftivity, or glued inside students' interactive
Loading...
$5.50
Bundle
List Price:
$7.50
You Save:
$2.00
avatar

Deb Hanson

22,342 Followers
Follow
More products from Deb Hanson
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up