Classroom Engagement Techniques in particular
To get more active learning (define from DSLE manual) approaches
To get more visual approaches
To get more variety
To get more reflection
I worked really hard to lay a foundation. Hope it works out in class sessions.




ANNENBERG LEARNER

Annenberg Learner: America's History in the Making

a. Units
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/units/

b. Support materials (terrific facilitator guides)
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/support/

Concerning Emancipation: Introduction
http://www.learner.org/workshops/primarysources/emancipation/introduction.html

c. Historical Thinking Skills Interactives
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/interactives/

Placing artifacts in time (chronological thinking): Pocahontas
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/interactives/pocahontas/index.html

Analyzing artifacts
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/interactives/artifacts/index.html

Evaluating Evidence: Civil War
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/interactives/thesis/index.html

Balancing Sources
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/interactives/sources/index.php
Stamp Act
Alien and Sedition Act




ART

Who does art history?

Name of art prof who was our dean? Susan Ney

Using Works of Art in Teaching American History
https://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/war-for-independence/resources/using-works-art-teaching-american-history

Early American Paintings [great]
http://www.worcesterart.org/collection/Early_American/

Best of Art History websites
http://besthistorysites.net/art-history/

Portrait of George Washington
http://www.history.org/history/paintings/george_washington/

Easy, Erect, and Noble : George Washington painting article
http://www.history.org/foundation/journal/summer02/peale.cfm

Picturing America
https://picturingamerica.neh.gov/

Picturing America educator resources (130 pp)
https://picturingamerica.neh.gov/downloads/pdfs/Resource_Guide/English/English_PA_TeachersGuide.pdf

Paul Revere's ride interactive
https://www.paulreverehouse.org/ride/virtual.html

Midnight Ride of Paul Revere: Fact, Fiction, and Artistic License
http://edsitement.neh.gov/lesson-plan/midnight-ride-paul-revere-fact-fiction-and-artistic-license

Midnight Ride of Paul Revere: Fact, Fiction, and Artistic License
http://teachinghistory.org/teaching-materials/lesson-plan-reviews/23941

Boston Massacre painting
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/active_learning/explorations/revolution/revolution_art.cfm

Boston Massacre painting
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/disp_textbook.cfm?smtID=8&psid=2373&filepath=http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/primarysources_upload/images/the_bloody_massacre_l.jpg

Using Visual Fine Arts to Enrich Understanding
http://teachinghistory.org/teaching-materials/ask-a-master-teacher/24271

Analysis worksheets (National Archives)
http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/worksheets/index.html

Analysis worksheets (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/usingprimarysources/guides.html

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/

Works of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Colonial Period
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works/#?theme=56

Colonial Period
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/essays/#?theme=56

Civil War Photography
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/phcw/hd_phcw.htm




ARTIFACTS

Artifacts
Use items from my travel drawer
National Park Service brochures

Introducing artifacts
http://teachinghistory.org/tah-grants/lessons-learned/23961

Smithsonian Education - IdeaLabs: Artifact & Analysis
http://smithsonianeducation.org/educators/lesson_plans/idealabs/artifacts_analysis.html

Artifacts
http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/idealabs/ap/essays/looking.htm

Placing artifacts in time (chronological thinking): Pocahontas
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/interactives/pocahontas/index.html

Analyzing artifacts
http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/interactives/artifacts/index.html




BIOGRAPHY

Teaching American history through biography
http://teachinghistory.org/tah-grants/lessons-learned/19088

American Passages--A Literary Survey
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/index.html

American Passages: A Literary Survey

Bio essay
Teaching tips
Author questions
Selected archive items

Corridos
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit05/authors-5.html

Unit #2: Exploring Borderlands
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit02/authors.html

Bartolomé de las Casas
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit02/authors-2.html

Bernal Diaz del Castillo
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit02/authors-3.html

Christopher Columbus
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit02/authors-5.html

John Smith
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit02/authors-8.html

Unit #3: Utopian Promise

William Bradford
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit03/authors-1.html

John Winthrop
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit03/authors-9.html

William Penn
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit03/authors-6.html

Mary Rowlandson
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit03/authors-7.html

Unit #4: Spirit of Nationalism

Jonathan Edwards
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit04/authors-3.html

Benjamin Franklin
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit04/authors-5.html

Thomas Jefferson
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit04/authors-7.html

Phyllis Wheatley
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit04/authors-10.html

Unit #7: Slavery and Freedom

Frederick Douglass
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit07/authors-4.html

Harriet Jacobs
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit07/authors-7.html

Harriet Beecher Stowe
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit07/authors-10.html

Abraham Lincoln
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit07/authors-8.html

Sorrow Songs
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit07/authors-9.html




BROADSIDES

An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/rbpehtml/

An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera -
Collection Connections | Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/connections/time-capsule/file.html

Treasuror, Councell, and Company for Virginia, A Broadside, 1620 - American Memory
Timeline- Classroom Presentation | Teacher Resources - Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/timeline/colonial/virginia/councell.html

Broadsides | Virginia Historical Society
http://www.vahistorical.org/collections-and-resources/virginia-history-explorer/broadsides




CLASSROOM ENGAGEMENT TECHNIQUES

Classroom Civility

Ask Stephanie: guidelines on classroom civility
Page 112 SET

Talking Across Divides: 10 Ways to Encourage Civil Classroom Conversation On Difficult Issues - The New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/28/learning/lesson-plans/talking-across-divides-10-ways-to-encourage-civil-classroom-conversation-on-difficult-issues.html

Cultural competence guides and diversity tools for race, religion, ethnicity.
http://news.jrn.msu.edu/culturalcompetence/

African Americans | Bias Busters: guides to cultural competence
Whole series of these
http://news.jrn.msu.edu/culturalcompetence/african-americans/

Critical Incident Questionnaire (CIQ)

Critical incident questionnaire
http://static1.squarespace.com/static/5738a0ccd51cd47f81977fe8/t/5750e567f699bbceac6e97f5/
1464919400130/CIQ.pdf

http://static1.squarespace.com/static/5738a0ccd51cd47f81977fe8/t/5750e580f699bbceac6e9867/
1464919425573/Using_CIQ.doc

Entry and Exit Tickets/Slips

My wiki page: Reflection 3 2 1
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Reflection+3-2-1

Entrance Ticket: 3-2-1
3 facts
2 connections
1 question

Entry and exit tickets (pages 91-95 in Student Engagement Techniques book)

Entry tickets
https://www.brown.edu/about/administration/sheridan-center/teaching-learning/effective-
classroom-practices/entrance-exit-tickets

Entry tickets focus student attention on the day’s topic or ask students to recall background
knowledge relevant to the day’s lesson.
Example: “Based on the readings for class today, what is your understanding of _?”

How to do entry ticket: using quotes to affirm/reject
What are two reasons the author gives for why Americans should oppose ...

Give quotes to document your response/support your position
Do some on board
Bring markers (6)

Excitement

Engaging students in learning history
http://www.educ.ualberta.ca/css/Css_39_2/ARFielding_engaging_students.htm

Make Classes Fun By Teaching History CSI Style
http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/teaching-history-csi-style/

HSI: Historical Scene Investigation
http://hsionline.org/

High School History Doesn't Have to Be Boring - The Atlantic
http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/05/how-i-teach-history/361459/

Fishbowl

Fishbowl
http://www.learner.org/workshops/tml/workshop3/teaching2.html

Fishbowl | Facing History
https://www.facinghistory.org/resource-library/teaching-strategies/fishbowl

Four Corners

Four Corners Teaching Strategy
http://www.ehow.com/way_5809507_four-corners-teaching-strategy.html

How to live wisely

Great article by a Harvard professor
https://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/02/education/edlife/how-to-live-wisely.html?contentCollection=smarter-living

Learning Logs

Learning Log (Set 41) (page 324-326 SET)

Learning Logs
http://www.csun.edu/~krowlands/Content/Academic_Resources/Composition/Tool%20for%20L
earning/Hurst-journey%20with%20learning%20logs.pdf

Monty Python

Monty Python
Seven clips from Monty Python that you can use to teach the history of Latin America
https://patrickiber.org/2014/06/17/seven-clips-from-monty-python-that-you-can-use-to-teach-the-history-of-latin-america/

The Historical Value of "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"
http://hubpages.com/entertainment/The-Historical-Value-of-Monty-Python

Witch Village - Monty Python and the Holy Grail
http://youtu.be/k3jt5ibfRzw

Monty Python's Life of Brian
https://youtu.be/r0Xf8IGuuIk

A Selection Of Scenes From Monty Python's Life Of Brian
https://youtu.be/yuu9YH7_-T8

One minute paper

The One-Minute Paper | Center for Teaching Excellence – UVA
http://cte.virginia.edu/teaching-tips/teaching-idea-the-one-minute-paper/

Quick Write

Quick Write
http://ablconnect.harvard.edu/quick-write

The Quickwrite
http://www.upei.ca/uwc/wac/strategies/quickwrite.html

Six Ways to Use Quick Writes to Promote Learning
http://oncourseworkshop.com/life-long-learning/six-ways-use-quick-writes-promote-learning/

Random Name Generator
http://www.classtools.net/random-name-picker/

Random Name Picker
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/01/click-to-spin-fun-and-free-random-name.html#.V9SnJUpHarU

Random Name Picker Video Tutorial
http://youtu.be/uEUj3NfVo00

Random Name Picker Video Tutorial
http://youtu.be/KsSqnIdljnM

Name Picker Ninja
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/10/name-picker-ninja-random-name-picker.html#.WAvWY8nE5pV

Socrative

Using Socrative In Your Classroom by Rob Zdrojewski
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bl1BBx15RR0&feature=youtube_gdata_player

App Review: Socrative (Faculty Focus)
http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/app-of-the-week/app-review-socrative/

Melissa Seidman's blog posts on Socrative
http://notanotherhistoryteacher.edublogs.org/tag/socrative/

Socrative (History Tech)
http://historytech.wordpress.com/2013/03/06/infuse-learning-vs-socrative-vs-clickers/

6 Ways to Capture Student Responses without costly Clickers
http://theinnovativeeducator.blogspot.com/2013/03/6-free-ways-to-capture-student.html

How to Quickly Poll the Class (Chase Alexander)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GcM1yNhT1kc&list=FLliQ-7-03S-mPxVBCylwk9Q&index=7

Creating a Socrative Quiz
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuisInFqh4o&list=FLliQ-7-03S-mPxVBCylwk9Q&index=8

Stand Where You Stand

Taking a Stand on Controversial Issues | Facing History
https://www.facinghistory.org/resource-library/teaching-strategies/barometer-taking-stand-
controversial-issues

Take A Stand: Strategy Four | Teach like A Champion
https://daviskm2psy3010.wordpress.com/about/

Sticky Notes on web pages

Our Stickys
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/11/ourstickys-place-sticky-notes-on.html#.WCEZqcnE5pV

Think-Write-Pair-Share-Square

The Simplicity of ‘Think-Pair-Share’
http://www.chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/the-simplicity-of-think-pair-share/36094

Clock Buddies
http://www.readingquest.org/strat/clock_buddies.html

Timer

http://e.ggtimer.com/

Today's Meet

Today's Meet
https://todaysmeet.com/

Today's Meet: FAQ
https://todaysmeet.com/help/faq

Today's Meet video tutorials
http://youtu.be/s1Ip-V0F-70

http://youtu.be/3M1PZ_ywNxA

http://youtu.be/lyBLBSsJRe0

Warm Up Questions

daily warm up questions for college us history

100 Warm Up Questions from American History video
http://youtu.be/mG_rKJESuBA

Daily Warm Up Questions for US History by Students of History | Teachers Pay Teachers
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Daily-Warm-Up-Questions-for-US-History-351432




CRITICAL THINKING (Point of View)

Know what you are seeing.
Don't be fooled.
Be analytical.
Critical doesn't mean to find fault.

Three tools for teaching critical thinking
https://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2016/11/06/three-tools-for-teaching-critical-thinking-and-problem-solving-skills/

Cognitive dissonance
http://changingminds.org/explanations/theories/cognitive_dissonance.htm

Fallacies - The Writing Center at UNC-Chapel Hill
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/

What is critical thinking?
https://thewayofimprovement.com/2017/02/03/what-is-critical-thinking/

What is critical thinking, anyway?
https://chroniclevitae.com/news/1691-what-is-critical-thinking-anyway

Fact-checking websites:

a. Politifact.com
http://www.politifact.com/

b. FactCheck.org
http://www.factcheck.org/

c. The Fact Checker (Washington Post)
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/fact-checker/

Leanings of Magazines and Newspapers (Lorain County Community College)
http://libguides.lorainccc.edu/c.php?g=29395&p=183699

The 100 most popular conservative news sites
http://rightwingnews.com/john-hawkins/the-100-most-popular-conservative-websites-of-2015/

The 50 most popular liberal news sites
http://rightwingnews.com/top-news/the-50-most-popular-liberal-websites/




DEBATES

Google search term: teaching US History with debates

What is an inquiry lesson?
http://teachinghistory.org/teaching-materials/teaching-guides/24123

Document based whole-class discussion
http://teachinghistory.org/teaching-materials/teaching-guides/25620

Using Deliberative Techniques (232 pp.)
http://idebate.org/sites/live/files/handouts/Using%20Deliberative%20Techniques%20to%20Teach%20U
S%20Histor.pdf

Bringing debates into the classroom
http://www.theguardian.com/teacher-network/2011/oct/20/debate-activities-classroom-resources

C-Span Lincoln-Douglas Debates
https://www.c-span.org/video/?59824-1/lincolndouglas-galesburg-debate




DIARIES/JOURNALS

Martha Ballard
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Martha+Ballard

What kind of historical source are letters and diaries?
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/letters/whatkind.html

Making sense of letters
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/letters/letters.pdf

Analyzing Nineteenth Century Letters
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/sia/letters.htm

Letters Between Catharine Macaulay and Mercy Warren
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/exhibits/dearmadam/index.html

Journals of Lewis and Clark online
http://lewisandclarkjournals.unl.edu/
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~hyper/journals/toc.html
http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/archive/idx_jou.html

Oregon Trail diaries

Journal of the missionary party
http://www.oregonpioneers.com/munger.htm

Emigrants' diaries and journals
http://www.oregonpioneers.com/diaries.htm

Oregon Trail Diaries : A literate middle class hits the dusty trail : OCTA
http://www.octa-trails.org/articles/oregon-trail-diaries

Web Quest on the Oregon Trail
http://www.aps.edu/aps/DoubleEagle/5grade/Adams/WestEx/WebQuest3.htm




DIGITAL HISTORY

Images on the web
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/references/images.cfm

Historically Significant Newspaper Articles (from NYT)
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/references/news/newspapers.cfm

Historically Significant Newspaper Obituaries (from NYT)
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/references/news/obituaries.cfm

Historically Significant Supreme Court Cases
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/references/court_cases/supreme_court.cfm

Landmark Documents (organized by era)
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/references/landmark.cfm

Historic maps
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/maps/maps.cfm

Digital History lesson plans
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/teachers/lesson_plans/lesson_plan_ladenburg.cfm




DIIGO

Diigo: highlight feature
https://www.diigo.com/profile/learningprof




DRAMA

Teaching with drama | National Museum of American History
http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2012/02/teaching-with-drama.html

Alicia's Costumes
http://www.aliciascostumes.com/
http://www.aliciascostumes.com/images/newspaper.jpg

Process Drama: Taking a Walk in Someone Else's Shoes
http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/educators/how-to/from-theory-to-practice/process-drama.aspx

Teach any lesson through drama
http://www.theatrefolk.com/blog/teach-lesson-drama/

Lest we forget: making history lessons memorable for students | Teacher Network | The Guardian
https://www.theguardian.com/teacher-network/teacher-blog/2013/sep/16/history-lessons-memorable-students-teaching

Drama Strategies to Use With Any Day's Times (Part 1)
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/05/drama-strategies-to-use-with-any-days-times-part-1/

Scenes in Tableau: Drama Strategies to Use With Any Day's Times (Part 2) - The New York
Times
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/07/scenes-in-tableau-drama-strategies-to-use-with-any-days-times-part-2/

Point of View: Drama Strategies to Use With Any Day's Times (Part 3)
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/08/point-of-view-drama-strategies-to-use-with-any-days-times-part-3/

Object Monologues: Drama Strategies to Use With Any Day's Times (Part 4)
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/09/object-monologues-drama-strategies-to-use-with-any-days-times-part-4/

Reader's Theater: Drama Strategies to Use With Any Day's Times (Part 5)
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/10/readers-theater-drama-strategies-to-use-with-any-days-times-part-5/

George Washington at the Theater
http://www.mountvernon.org/george-washington/colonial-life-today/entertaining-george-washington/

Process Drama

Process Drama enables creativity and discovery
http://youtu.be/h_quqz3-MtY

A Workshop with Cecily O'Neill
http://youtu.be/zD_3zlYUL7w

Process Drama: Teacher-in-Role
http://plays.about.com/od/actvities/fl/Process-Drama-Teacher-in-Role.htm

Process Drama: Mantle of the Expert
http://plays.about.com/od/actvities/fl/Process-Drama-Mantle-of-the-Expert.htm

Mantle of the Expert
http://www.mantleoftheexpert.com

Process Drama in Education
http://www.interactiveimprov.com/procdrmwb.html

Process Drama: Hotseating
http://plays.about.com/od/Educational-Drama/fl/Process-Drama-Hotseating.htm

Hotseating
http://www.stapleford-centre.org/files/files/36-Hot_seating-40CreativeIdeasDrama.pdf

Hotseating in drama
http://www.teachprimary.com/learning_resources/view/primary-resource-hotseating-in-drama

Raising the cognitive demand of hotseating
http://www.alanpeat.com/resources/hotseating.html

What is hotseating?
http://dramaresource.com/hot-seating/

Drama

Evoke. How to make use of their expertise

Make photos larger than 8x12.
Laminate onto a thin poster board
Put in a slide-in frame open at the top
I can hold in one hand while I talk about that person
Stick holder for the frame

Alicia's Costumes
Does our drama dept have costumes to lend me.

Hamilton Play

Spotify
https://www.spotify.com/us/

The Official Page For The Music of Hamilton: The Musical
http://atlanticrecords.com/HamiltonMusic/

How Teachers Are Using ‘Hamilton’ the Musical in the Classroom | MindShift | KQED News
http://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2016/03/14/how-teachers-are-using-hamilton-the-musical-in-the-classroom/

Using the Hamilton play
https://theamericanscholar.org/rise-up/#.V-fjQEpHarV

Religion and Hamilton
http://usreligion.blogspot.com/2016/03/religion-and-hamilton.html

Hamilton
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamilton_(musical)

All the Hip-Hop References in Hamilton: A Track-by-Track Guide
http://www.slate.com/blogs/browbeat/2015/09/24/hamilton_s_hip_hop_references_all_the_rap_a
nd_r_b_allusions_in_lin_manuel.html

The Best Teaching/Learning Resources On The Musical, “Hamilton” | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites
of the Day…
http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2016/02/15/the-best-teachinglearning-resources-on-the-musical-hamilton/

The Ten-Dollar Founding Father Without a Father: Teaching and Learning With 'Hamilton' - The
New York Times
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/03/24/the-ten-dollar-founding-father-without-a-father-teaching-and-learning-with-hamilton/

Hamilton vs. Jefferson: Using Hamilton the Musical in the Classroom | Discovery Education
http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/blog/2015/12/11/hamilton-vs-jefferson-using-hamilton-the-musical-in-the-classroom/

The Official Page For The Music of Hamilton: The Musical
http://atlanticrecords.com/HamiltonMusic/

Guns and ships
http://youtu.be/Ovje92D742s

Hamilton the musical: Non-traditional literacy and historical thinking | History Tech
https://historytech.wordpress.com/2015/11/19/hamilton-the-musical/

Hamilton
https://theamericanscholar.org/rise-up/#.V-_ipUpHarW




FAMOUS TRIALS

Famous Trials
http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/ftrials.htm

Salem Witchcraft (1692)
http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/salem/salem.htm

Boston Massacre (1770)
http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/bostonmassacre/bostonmassacre.html




FILM

See separate wiki page:
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Film




GOOGLE DRIVE

Google search terms:
Using Google Drive to teach college US History
Teaching Google Drive to students

How to use Google drive to have students post word clouds
Word clouds
Glogster
Sharing term papers
What else
Ask Dan

What’s so great about Google Drive? And why should my students use it? | Cult of Pedagogy
http://www.cultofpedagogy.com/google-drive-for-students/

The Best Ways to Use Google In the Classroom
http://www.edudemic.com/best-ways-to-use-google/

Student’s Guide to Sharing a Google Drive Folder with their Teacher
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hIDsQlcqJ6bEU4_QDwxd9NrcZEGlADDU7nKx8NYxPec/mobilebasic




GOOGLE EARTH

Google Earth
https://www.google.com/earth/

Google Earth blog
http://www.gearthblog.com/

An easy way to find Google Earth tours
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/11/an-easy-way-to-find-google-earth-tours.html#.WB-St8nE5pV
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/11/an-easy-way-to-find-google-earth-tours.html#.WCEZ_cnE5pV

Go to Google advanced search
Civil War filetype:kmz

Google Earth
http://www.american.edu/ctrl/upload/intro-to-google-earth.pdf
http://serc.carleton.edu/introgeo/google_earth/UserGuide.html
http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/library/google_earth/UserGuide.html
http://serc.carleton.edu/introgeo/google_earth/index.html

http://www.bio-nica.info/biblioteca/GoogleEarthUserGuide.pdf

http://www.portnet.k12.ny.us/site/handlers/filedownload.ashx?moduleinstanceid=8075&dataid=
9073&FileName=Using%20the%20Tools%20in%20Google%20Earthv2.pdf

Table of Contents - Google Earth User Guide (Louisiana)
http://laearth.ohsep.louisiana.gov/intl/en/client/ug_toc.html

Google Earth Basics - Google Earth Blog
http://www.gearthblog.com/basics

Record & play tours of the world on Google Earth - Earth Help
https://support.google.com/earth/answer/148174?hl=en&ref_topic=4380577

Mark places on the map in Google Earth
https://support.google.com/earth/answer/148142?hl=en&ref_topic=4380577

Set up icons for places and folders
https://support.google.com/earth/answer/148077?hl=en&ref_topic=4487363

Search for places in Google Earth
https://support.google.com/earth/answer/148081?hl=en&topic=2376017&ctx=topic

Airplane boarding tickets for Google Earth
http://teacherlingo.com/resources/items/airplane-boarding-tickets-for-google-earth.aspx

Teaching with Google Earth
http://serc.carleton.edu/introgeo/google_earth/index.html

Google Earth
http://teachinghistory.org/digital-classroom/tech-for-teachers/24706

Google Lit trips (Google Earth)
http://www.googlelittrips.org

Tip of the Week: Google Earth Tour Builder | History Tech
https://historytech.wordpress.com/2013/11/13/tip-of-the-week-google-earth-tour-builder/

Tours Archives - Google Earth Blog
http://www.gearthblog.com/category/tours




ICEBREAKERS

Icebreakers
http://www.lcc.edu/cte/resources/teachingettes/icebreakers.aspx

First day of classes
https://chroniclevitae.com/news/669-what-do-you-do-on-the-first-day-of-class

Ice breaker: photo from your phone
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/08/summer-stories-back-to-school-activities.html#.V63ysUpHarU

Ice breaker: interview your parents on their reaction/where they were on the day of 9/11




IMAGES

New York Public Library Digital collections
http://digitalcollections.nypl.org

Africans in America/Part 3 and 4/Resource Bank Contents
Use this index to get images (in italics)
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part3/index.html
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part4/index.html




INFOGRAPHICS

Teaching with infographics
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/08/24/teaching-with-infographics-social-studies-history-economics/

Using Infographics for Policy Deliberation on Afghanistan – The Choices Blog
https://blogs.brown.edu/choices/2013/01/28/using-infographics-for-policy-deliberation-on-afghanistan/




INTERACTIVES

Best of History websites: games and animations
http://besthistorysites.net/general-history-resources/games-animations/

Interactives for U.S. History: Revolution to Reconstruction | EDSITEment
http://edsitement.neh.gov/blog/2016/06/14/student-interactives-us-history-revolution-reconstruction

Interactives: Spanish-American War through Cold War | EDSITEment
http://edsitement.neh.gov/blog/2016/06/20/more-edsitement-us-history-student-interactives-spanish-american-war-through-cold-war

Teaching American History website:

American Revolution
http://teachingamericanhistory.org/static/neh/interactives/americanrevolution/

Neutrality: America on the sidelines
http://teachingamericanhistory.org/static/neh/interactives/neutrality/




iTUNES

iTunes
https://support.apple.com/itunes




LITERATURE

Google Lit trips (Google Earth)
http://www.googlelittrips.org

American Passages: Herman Melville
https://www.learner.org/series/amerpass/unit06/authors-8.html

Analyzing a Melville Story: Bartleby the Scrivner
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/sia/melvillestory.htm




MAPS

Map links
http://www.owassops.org/webpages/gyankey/regadvhandouts.cfm?subpage=295027




MAGAZINES

TIME magazine (1923-present)
http://www.time.com/time/archive/

TIME covers
http://www.time.com/time/coversearch

LIFE magazine
http://books.google.com/books?id=R1cEAAAAMBAJ&source=gbs_navlinks_s#all_issues_anchor




MUSIC

See separate wiki page
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Music




NEW YORK TIMES LEARNING NETWORK

15 Ways to Use The New York Times Learning Network
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/08/31/15-ways-to-use-the-learning-network-this-school-year/

10 ways to use New York Times for research
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/07/01/10-ways-to-use-nytimes-com-for-research/

500 Prompts for Narrative and Personal Writing
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/11/13/500-prompts-for-narrative-and-personal-writing/?contentCollection=smarter-living&_r=0

Topics of the Times - The New York Times
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/02/06/topics-of-the-times/

Connecting NYT articles to your world
https://static01.nyt.com/images/blogs/learning/pdf/activities/ConnectWorld_NYTLN.pdf




NEWSPAPERS

Searching Historic Newspapers Just Got Better | Library of Congress Blog
https://blogs.loc.gov/loc/2011/02/searching-historic-newspapers-just-got-better/





NEWSREELS

See separate wiki page:
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Newsreels




ORAL HISTORY

Students interview their family members.

assignment to interview a member of their family (who is of their parents' age or older) about the 1960s had led to a kind of conversation they had never had before.

Making sense of oral history
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/oral/oral.pdf




PHOTOGRAPHS

What Presidential portraits reveal
http://edsitement.neh.gov/lesson-plan/what-presidential-portraits-reveal

Photography and the Civil War
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/phcw/hd_phcw.htm

The Bizarre Practice Of Staging Civil War Photographs
http://knowledgenuts.com/2014/11/24/the-bizarre-practice-of-staging-civil-war-photographs/

Alexander Gardner: The mysteries of the Civil War’s photographic giant
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/alexander-gardner-the-mysteries-of-the-civil-wars-
photographic-giant/2011/12/12/gIQAptHhDP_story.html

Making sense of documentary photography
http://teachinghistory.org/best-practices/using-primary-sources/14568

Analyzing Nineteenth Century Daguerreotypes
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/sia/photo.htm

Making sense of documentary photography
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/photos/

The Mystery at the Heart of Great Photographs
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/04/magazine/the-mystery-at-the-heart-of-great-photographs.html

Making sense of photos
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/photos/question1.html

Teaching with visual documents:
http://www.peterpappas.com/2005/11/picturing_ourse.html
The two photographs
http://www.peterpappas.com/blogs/mag-blog/practice-images.pdf
Guiding questions
http://www.peterpappas.com/blogs/mag-blog/read-vis-doc.pdf

Daguerreotypes - Prints & Photographs Online Catalog (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/dag/

Daguerreotypes at Harvard
http://preserve.harvard.edu/daguerreotypes/

LIFE photo archive hosted by Google
http://images.google.com/hosted/life

TIME magazine (1923-present)
http://www.time.com/time/archive/

TIME covers
http://www.time.com/time/coversearch

LIFE magazine
http://books.google.com/books?id=R1cEAAAAMBAJ&source=gbs_navlinks_s#all_issues_anchor

The Atlantic In Focus Alan Taylor

Boston Globe Big Picture

Denver Post photo blog

Sacramento photo blog




PINTEREST

Pinterest
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Pinterest

Pinterest Tutorials
http://youtu.be/Zth8Z5ZMUew

http://youtu.be/CEGq23KHi0o

Tutorial
http://youtu.be/1zUuy9WtpME

Opt out of Picked for you Pins | Help Center
https://help.pinterest.com/en/articles/opt-out-picked-you-pins

Add, edit, or delete a Pin
https://help.pinterest.com/en/articles/add-edit-or-delete-pin#ipad




POLITICAL CARTOONS

See the separate page on this wiki
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Political+Cartoons




POSTERS

Glogster
[any DEL wiki page? My password?]
http://glogsteredu.edu.glogster.com/

Poster session writing guide (PDF 21 pp)
http://writing.colostate.edu/guides/pdfs/guide78.pdf

Poster Sized Prints for the Classroom - Teaching With Simplicity
[Use of Adobe Acrobat software]
http://www.teachingwithsimplicity.com/2014/05/poster-sized-prints-for-the-classroom.html

United States History Posters at AllPosters.com
http://www.allposters.com/-st/United-States-History-Posters_c19517_.htm

Posters | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
https://www.gilderlehrman.org/programs-exhibitions/posters
https://www.gilderlehrman.org/store/posters

Turn of the Century Posters - NYPL Digital Collections
http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/collections/turn-of-the-century-posters#/?tab=about

Analyzing WWII Propaganda Posters
http://www.nationalww2museum.org/learn/education/for-teachers/lesson-plans/ww2-propaganda-posters.html




ROLE PLAYS

Memorable history lessons: dress up, role play and personal stories
https://www.theguardian.com/teacher-network/teacher-blog/2013/apr/29/history-teaching-ideas-role-play-personal-stories

How to teach using role playing
http://serc.carleton.edu/introgeo/roleplaying/howto.html

Tips for ensuring a successful Choices role-play experience with your students
https://www.choices.edu/resources/documents/Tips_roleplay.pdf

Living History: using role plays and reenactments
http://www.brighthubeducation.com/middle-school-history-lessons/65119-american-history-role-play-and-reenactments/




RUBRICS

See separate wiki page
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Rubrics




SHEG: Stanford History Education Group

How can I modify the SHEG material for class use (shorter)
Can I download the SHEG lessons to a WORD Doc

SHEG: sign up
User account | Stanford History Education Group
https://sheg.stanford.edu/user/register&referring_node=home_page

SHEG: sourcing, contextualization, corraboration, close reading

Historical Thinking Matters: home page
http://historicalthinkingmatters.org/

Historical Thinking Matters: Why Historical Thinking Matters
http://historicalthinkingmatters.org/why/

Reading Like A Historian | Stanford History Education Group
https://sheg.stanford.edu/rlh

Intro to Historical Thinking | Stanford History Education Group
https://sheg.stanford.edu/intro-historical-thinking

History Detected (Stanford magazine)
https://alumni.stanford.edu/get/page/magazine/article/?article_id=61541

Guest Post: Jill Weber and historical thinking bootcamp | History Tech
https://historytech.wordpress.com/2016/08/18/guest-post-jill-weber-and-historical-thinking-bootcamp/#more-25871

Newsela adds “tampered” primary sources | History Tech
https://historytech.wordpress.com/2016/08/24/newsela-adds-tampered-primary-sources/#more-25975



SIMULATIONS

Google search term
Teaching US History using simulations

CFR Launches Model Diplomacy - Council on Foreign Relations
http://www.cfr.org/defense-and-security/model-diplomacy-new-free-simulation-cfr-educate-
students-global-affairs/p37460

Simulations can change how you teach history
Print this out
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/simulations-can-change-history-classes-matt-levinson

Where to find simulations?
http://teachinghistory.org/teaching-materials/ask-a-master-teacher/23691

Wake up your class with simulations
http://ingeniousteaching.blogspot.com/2012/07/wake-your-class-up-with-simulations.html

Games and animations
http://besthistorysites.net/general-history-resources/games-animations/

Reacting to the past
https://reacting.barnard.edu/
https://reacting.barnard.edu/instructors
http://youtu.be/zBkY9s298




SOURCES

On Learning Professor wiki
http://thelearningprofessor.wikispaces.com/Sources

US Presidents
Fashion history
Film history
People's History

Peter Jennings: America's Century
CNN Cold War videos

Websites: document sources
Library of Congress (LOC)
National Archives
National Humanities Center (NHC)
Divining America
Avalon Project

Items not on the specific Sources page:

Crash course: John Green

HipHughes History on YouTube
1960 election explained
http://youtu.be/zG1g6ZNbCuU

Schoolhouse Rock
Shot Heard Round the World
http://youtu.be/Y6ikO6LMxF4

US History Lesson: School House Rocks Videos | My Town Tutors
http://mytowntutors.com/2012/09/us-history-lesson-school-house-rocks-videos/

God in America 02 A New Eden
https://youtu.be/huCr5ksZYwU

Moments in US diplomatic history
Association for Diplomatic Study and Training
See my Word doc

National Security Archive (George Washington University)
http://www2.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/

Map links
http://www.owassops.org/webpages/gyankey/regadvhandouts.cfm?subpage=295027

LIFE photo archive hosted by Google
http://images.google.com/hosted/life

LIFE magazine issues
https://books.google.com/books?id=NkEEAAAAMBAJ&source=gbs_all_issues_r&cad=1




SPEECHES

American Rhetoric speech database
http://www.americanrhetoric.com

Miller Center (For US Presidents)

YouTube




TECHNOLOGY

My Go-to Google Tools for Social Studies Classrooms
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/09/my-go-to-google-tools-for-social.html#.V8yNrEpHarU

APU training
http://training.apu.edu/

Office of Innovative Teaching and Technology
http://www.apu.edu/itt/teachingwithtechnology/

Google Translate improved and integrated into Gmail

Google Apps Learning Center
https://apps.google.com/learning-center/

Cool tools for schools
http://cooltoolsforschools.wikispaces.com/

Teaching resources
http://www.apu.edu/itt/teachingresources/

How to Create Google Alerts
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/10/how-to-create-google-alerts.html#.V_kJsUpHarU

Sakai user guide for faculty (Terri Rowley)
https://docs.google.com/document/u/1/d/13rq-ccw-Mxsf-cVyHHlqrBbGmI89Lvl8r2L3hkCIVgM/mobilebasic?pli=1#id.71dnl0uyvnp9

Setting up gradebook in Sakai
https://support.apu.edu/hc/en-us/articles/221900708-Gradebook-Setting-up-Your-Gradebook-in-Sakai

My Go-to Google Tools for Social Studies Classrooms
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/09/my-go-to-google-tools-for-social.html#.WF_eVEo76rU

More than 40 alternatives to YouTube
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/12/more-than-40-alternatives-to-youtube.html#.WGPYPEo76rU

15 tools for teaching history with technology
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/12/15-tools-for-teaching-history-with.html#.WGmQHH3E5pV




VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS

Boarding card
http://valleytigerseye.blogspot.com/2015/03/t3-tickets-tips-and-technique.html

Discovering Jamestown: An Electronic Classroom Adventure for Teachers and Students
http://www.historyisfun.org/sites/discovering-jamestown/

Colonial Williamsburg: Tour the Town
http://www.history.org/almanack/tourthetown/index.cfm

Colonial Williamsburg electronic field trips
http://www.history.org/history/teaching/eft/

Colonial Williamsburg multimedia library: HERO
http://www.history.org/history/teaching/hero/

Colonial Williamsburg: interactives [check this out carefully]
http://www.history.org/media/interactive.cfm

Virtual Field Trip | Plimoth Plantation
http://www.plimoth.org/learn/just-kids/virtual-field-trip

Mount Vernon
http://www.mountvernon.org/site/virtual-tour/tablet/

Monticello
http://explorer.monticello.org/index.html
https://www.monticello.org/site/families-and-teachers

Memorial Hall
http://memorialhall.mass.edu/home.html

Virtual Jamestown
http://www.virtualjamestown.org/page2.html

Plimoth Plantation
http://www.plimoth.org/learn/MRL/watch

National Portrait Gallery
http://npg.si.edu/teachers/classroom-resources

Boston Freedom Trail
http://www.thefreedomtrail.org/educational-resources/virtual-tour.shtml

National Museum of American History
http://teachinghistory.org/history-content/national-resources/23516

National Museum of American History online exhibits
http://americanhistory.si.edu/exhibitions/online

National Womens' History Museum (NWHM) online exhibits
https://www.nwhm.org
https://www.nwhm.org/online-exhibits/

NWHM Exhibit: The History of Women and Education
https://www.nwhm.org/online-exhibits/education/introduction.html

(NWHM) Women of Jamestown
https://www.nwhm.org/online-exhibits/jamestownwomen/index.htm

Teaching with Historic Places (U.S. National Park Service)
https://www.nps.gov/subjects/teachingwithhistoricplaces/index.htm

Old Sturbridge Village
https://www.osv.org/

Bring the World Into Your Classroom with Virtual Field Trips - The Teacher's Passport
http://theteacherspassport.blogspot.com/2016/07/bring-world-into-your-classroom-with.html

Tips for planning a virtual field trip
http://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2013/11/skip-the-school-bus-our-tips-for-planning-a-virtual-field-trip.html

Virtual Field Trip passport and boarding pass - Download and customize for your own virtual
field trips! | Travel Theme Classroom | Pinterest
https://uk.pinterest.com/pin/67554063131703707/

A Virtual Ticket to Ride -- THE Journal
https://thejournal.com/Articles/2010/05/01/A-Virtual-Ticket-to-Ride.aspx?m=2&Page=1




WEB QUESTS

Teaching with webquests
http://www.rayslearning.com/webquest.htm

Bernie Dodge home page
http://webquest.org




WORDLE

Wordle
[have trouble with the website]
http://www.wordle.net/create

Wordle
http://teachinghistory.org/digital-classroom/tech-for-teachers/20785

108 Ways to Use Word Clouds in the Classroom
https://21centuryedtech.wordpress.com/2012/05/21/108-ways-to-use-word-clouds-in-the-classroom-word-clouds-in-education-series-part-2/

Ten Amazing Wordle Lessons for the Classroom
http://www.brighthubeducation.com/teaching-methods-tips/58905-create-lesson-plans-using-wordle-web-technology/

5 Ways To Use Word Clouds In The Classroom | Edudemic
http://www.edudemic.com/5-ways-use-word-cloud-generators-classroom/

How to create custom word clouds
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2016/07/how-to-create-custom-word-clouds.html#.V6CjvEpHarU




WRITING/REFLECTING

The Role of Journal Writing in Historical Thinking
https://www.historians.org/publications-and-directories/perspectives-on-history/september-
2000/the-role-of-journal-writing-in-historical-thinking

Teaching Strategy: Journals in a Facing History Classroom | Facing History
https://www.facinghistory.org/resource-library/teaching-strategies/journals-facing-history-classroom

Creative Writing: Reflective Journaling | Writing Forward
http://www.writingforward.com/creative-writing/creative-writing-reflective-journaling

CGU Writing Center: Resources for Stidents
http://www.cgu.edu/pages/775.asp

CGU Writing Center: Historiographies
http://www.cgu.edu/pages/840.asp

Reading, Writing, and Researching for History: A Guide for College Students
https://www.bowdoin.edu/writing-guides/predatory%20reading.htm

Teaching Historical Writing - Annelise Heinz
http://www.amheinz.org/teaching-historical-writing.html




YouTube

YouTube
Highlight reels

Crash Course: John Green

HipHughes History on YouTube
1960 election explained
http://youtu.be/zG1g6ZNbCuU

History Channel
Shootout
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shootout!

Shootout! 01x09 Iraq's Ambush Alley
http://youtu.be/R4MpgUeTMFY

The Lost Evidence
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lost_Evidence

The Lost Evidence: Operation Market Garden
http://youtu.be/rxbCt1B6wNA

Battlefield Detectives
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battlefield_Detectives

Patton 360
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patton_360°

PATTON 360 E:2 of 10 Rommel's Last Stand
https://youtu.be/7bf5dv3jKJU




DESIGNING SIGNIFICANT LEARNING EXPERIENCES

DSLE Green manual online
https://www.deefinkandassociates.com/GuidetoCourseDesignAug05.pdf

Dee Fink website
https://www.deefinkandassociates.com/

Sakai gradebook

How to do IDEA (Stephanie Fenwick)

Any place where we accumulate blurbs from other's syllabi?

Participation 25 points
Rubric for participation
Minus excess absences

How many points for an extra credit
See how hard the first exam proves to be

Design Tips and Forms | Designing Significant Learning Experiences
http://www.designlearning.org/resource-downloads/helpful-handouts/

Examples | Designing Significant Learning Experiences
http://www.designlearning.org/examples-of-design/examples/

DSLE IDEA paper (7 page summary)
http://ideaedu.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Idea_Paper_42.pdf

Example of Art History professor
http://www.designlearning.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/Z-PBL-and-Art-History.pdf

Article on using questions on first day of classes
http://www.designlearning.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/Impact-of-First-Day-Questions.pdf

String of Activities
http://www.designlearning.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/String-of-Activities-An-Example.pdf