Level 2

Goal:

Participants evaluate, create and teach topic-specific, content-informed lessons that integrate primary sources from the Library of Congress and exemplify effective instructional practices.

Objectives:

Review of basic skills learned in Level 1.

Gain a thorough understanding of instructional best practices using primary sources and  identify exemplary learning experiences.

Create standards-based learning experiences integrating primary sources from the Library of Congress that exemplify best practices.

Investigate the effects of primary source-based instruction on student learning.

Teach, assess and reflect on their experiences using primary source instruction.

Evaluate primary source-based learning experiences.