Level 1

Goal:

Participants gain strategies for using primary sources to help students engage in learning, develop critical thinking skills and build content knowledge.

 

Objectives:

Know what primary sources are and understand their value in teaching.

Locate and navigate the Library of Congress website.

Access, save and present primary sources from the Library of Congress' website.

Gain a foundational understanding of best instructional practices for teaching with primary sources.

Create instructionally sound learning experiences that integrate primary sources from the Library of Congress.