Get the year started by identifying Historical Thinking Skills before they even dive into the curriculum! Based off of College Board and NYS social studies frameworks, this lesson will help students think explicitly about how historians think. What critical thinking skills are needed to study history?
Historical Thinking Skills include:
- Analyzing Evidence
- Interpreting Sources
- Patterns (Continuity & Change)
And higher level skills . . .
Lesson Objective: Identify and analyze historical thinking skills in order to apply these skills to the study of history.
Suggested Procedures included!