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    • Thumb image for Civil War PhotographsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Civil War Photographs

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      Photographs and glass plate negatives from the Civil War Photographs Collection.
      Contributor: Library of Congress
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      Attitudes about Slavery in Franklin County, Pennsylvania

      Grades: 7 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson, from the Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities at the University of Virginia, students read transc...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Unfinished Lincoln Memorial

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Types of Media, Visual Arts, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, History-Social Science, United States History
      This lesson, from National Archives and Records Administration Records, is centered around an archive photograph of the unfinish...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Digital Karnak

      Grades: 6
      Subjects: Ancient Civilizations
      Karnak has a rich architectural, ritual, religious, economic, and political history, providing a glimpse into ancient Egyptian l...
      Contributor: Molly Large
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      Picturing Modern America

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: World War I, Immigration and Migration, World History, United States and 3 additional..
      Picturing Modern America helps students learn about modern America (1880-1920) by analyzing primary sources. Topics include imm...
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      Drawings (Documentary)

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      Primarily eyewitness sketches of Civil War scenes and events, including military personnel, battles, civilian activities, and la...
      Contributor: Library of Congress
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      N.A.R.A. - The Digital Classroom: History in the Raw

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Technology, Career & Technical Ed, Arts, Media, & Entertainment and 3 additional..
      National Archives and Records Administration (N.A.R.A.) - The Digital Classroom: History in the Raw. This page discusses the imp...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Stories of the Wrights Flight

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      Lesson plan includes firsthand accounts of the Wright brothers first flights on December 17, 1903, which students compare to a s...
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      The Mathew Brady Bunch: Civil War Newspapers

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Types of Media, Career & Technical Ed, Visual Arts, Visual Arts & Performing Arts and 3 additional..
      In this Library of Congress activity, students become reporters, assigned to sort through Civil War photographs and find one tha...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for America DreamsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      America Dreams

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      This WebQuest, presented by the Library of Congress, challenges students to investigate the American Dream. In the course of thi...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      In Rome's Basement

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: World History, History-Social Science, Geography
      This National Geographic Magazine feature focuses on the artifacts that lie beneath modern-day Rome. There is an excerpt from an...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for American Memory: The Learning Page Lesson Plans - Exploring Cultural RitualsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      American Memory: The Learning Page Lesson Plans - Exploring Cultural Rituals

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: World History, Electives, Psychology, History-Social Science, United States History
      Using photos, documents, and music from American Memory and other resources, students in a communications skills class investiga...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for In Egypt, Archaeologists Fly Kites to Detect Ancient SitesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      In Egypt, Archaeologists Fly Kites to Detect Ancient Sites

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: World History, Electives, History-Social Science, Geography
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the Kharga Oasis. Located 175 miles west of Luxor, the Kharga Oasis is a sp...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Finding Primary Sources: Beginning Research Activities

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Technology, Career & Technical Ed, Arts, Media, & Entertainment and 3 additional..
      National Archives and Records Administration (N.A.R.A.) - The Digital Classroom: Finding Primary Sources: Beginning Research Act...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Cultural Symbols and the Characteristics of Place

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: World History, History-Social Science, Geography, United States History
      This Xpeditions lesson explores how the cultures of ancient and modern people are reflected in their cultural symbols. Students ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for American Memory: The Learning Page Lesson Plans - The Constitution: Counter Revolution or National Salvation?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      American Memory: The Learning Page Lesson Plans - The Constitution: Counter Revolution or National Salvation?

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Economics, History-Social Science, Geography
      In this unit, students access primary source documents from the American Memory collections at the Library of Congress and use t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      American Memory: The Learning Page Features - Inaugurations

      Grades: 4 to 8
      Subjects: American Democracy, Economics, History-Social Science
      This Feature Presentation includes information, images and activities on the theme of Presidential inaugurations. Some of the...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Using Primary Sources with American Memory Resources

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts and 2 additional..
      Ideas for using primary sources from the Library of Congress have been summarized in this guide. Project ideas have been arrange...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Historian's SourcesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Historian's Sources

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, United States History, Literary Analysis
      This lesson, from the Library of Congress American Memory Project, introduces students to primary sources--what they are, their ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for American Memory: The Learning Page Lesson Plans - The Historian's SourcesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      American Memory: The Learning Page Lesson Plans - The Historian's Sources

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      This lesson introduces students to primary sources -- what they are, their great variety, and how they can be analyzed. The less...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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