An excerpt from the 2015 NHD “Leadership & Legacy in History” Theme Book, by Kahlil Chism, education specialist at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum.
This video covers the differences in primary and secondary sources, how to use primary sources, how to find primary sources, and what judges are looking for in annotated bibliographies and process papers.
Join us during October at one of our upcoming education programs—either on site or in conjunction with one of our partner organizations.
Posted by Stephanie on October 8, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development, Programs, Student Visits.
Learn more about how primary sources can be used successfully in NHD projects. Join us, along with NHD and the White House Historical Association, on October 7, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. ET.
Posted by Stephanie on October 2, 2014, under National History Day, Partner Organizations, Professional Development, Programs.
Students assemble key sentences from primary sources into poems to tell a larger story.
Posted by Stephanie on September 30, 2014, under Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
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