Teaching With Documents
World Book Advanced's Teaching with Documents are lesson plans focusing on one or more primary source images. The Teaching with Documents pieces feature historical background text, enlargeable images, discussion questions, and worksheets.
1. Document Analysis. The lesson plan begins with an analysis of the primary source document, including a brief review for background knowledge.
2. Discussion Questions and Activities. Educators can use or adapt the activities suggested here to further a student's experience with the primary source documents. Often, activities are broken up by discipline.
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