History Teaching: Ideas and Lessons

Sites and organizations for teaching history

Stanford History Education Group – find SHEG lessons from their collections Reading Like a Historian and Beyond the Bubble.

TPS connect website – helps teachers use the Library of Congress’ rich reservoir of digitized primary source materials to design challenging, high-quality instruction

TPS Teachers Network – create an account to access resources and share ideas for teaching with primary sources

Global Oneness Project – Committed to the exploration of cultural, environmental, and social issues, we offer a rich library of multimedia stories comprised of award-winning films, photo essays, and articles.

Library of Congress – Teachers Page | CaseMaker Inquiry Based Learning

Teaching History – a bit older, but still has some great resources

Ad Access is a project of the Duke https://repository.duke.edu/dc/adaccess

LIFE photo archive hosted by Google http://images.google.com/hosted/life

UNT Digital Library – especially WWI and WWII http://digital.library.unt.edu/explore/

Chronicling America http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/

The Avalon Project http://avalon.law.yale.edu/

Web Gallery of Art http://www.wga.hu/index.html

Medieval and Renaissance Material Culture http://www.larsdatter.com/

MIT Visualizing Cultures https://visualizingcultures.mit.edu/home/vis_menu_02b.html

The Digital Comic Museum – Free and Public Domain Comic Books https://digitalcomicmuseum.com

The National Museum of African American History and Culture https://nmaahc.si.edu/explore/collection


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