Abraham Lincoln and His Era: Using the American Memory Project to Teach with Primary Sources is the perfect springboard for incorporating primary source materials into the classroom. The book is organized around a series of primary sources from the Library of Congress website, specifically the American Memory Collection and Abraham Lincoln's era. Through this information-filled book, teachers and librarians will learn how to use the Library of Congress website and enhance learning with primary source materials. Differentiated instruction and evaluation techniques are included, as are lesson plans, rubrics, and analysis tools. In addition, the book will help teachers create their own lesson plans, analysis tools, and rubrics for other primary sources that correspond to their current lessons/activities. Grades 4-8After the chart is completed, the students will choose the value/right that is most important to them and write an essay describing it and why it is important to them. ... Extension (One or two class periods) The students can choose to do the following: ac Write a newspaper article posing as a reporter who talked to Abraham ... Rubric 30 Chapter 3: Lesson Plans Using Rubrics to Evaluate Studentsa#39; Performance.
|Title||:||Abraham Lincoln and His Era: Using the American Memory Project to Teach with Primary Sources|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2009-12-22|