U.S. GOVERNMENT AND CIVICS
Exploring History Through Primary Sources
Primary source collection, CD-ROM, guide
Meeting , a boxed kit supplies eight photographs, eight other documents, an 80-page teacher’s guide, reproducible readings, student worksheets, and a companion CD-ROM with the photographs and documents plus added sources, activity sheets, and extensions. Among the topics: a McKinley campaign poster, suffragettes, Al Capone’s trial, Brown v. Board of Education, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Truman’s recall of General MacArthur, the Federal-Aid Highway Act, telegrams between Kennedy and Khrushchev, Nixon in China, Love Canal, and lobbying reform. The kit comes housed in a sturdy box with Velcro snaps.
Teacher Created Materials