Sample Video 77: US History 21: History in the First Person–The Cuban Missile Crisis
Give your students the chance to experience the power of first person oral history as they hear the stories of people who lived during thirteen fateful days in October 1962.
Teacher Tool 228: Cuban Missile Crisis Program 1 Study Guide
Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.Download
Teacher Tool 300: Interdisciplinary Activity--Understanding History Through Different Mediums
This interdisciplinary teacher tool, accompanying the video above, is designed to: 1) provide students the opportunity to present and interpret what they know about an historic event or time period through a medium of their choice, and 2) get students thinking about different ways history can be presented and interpreted, and how the medium chosen for presentation of an historic event or time period might affect a person's understanding of that history.Download
Teacher Tool 329: Using Primary Sources
Educate.Today is full of primary sources to use with your students. This teacher tool focuses on understanding the difference between primary sources and secondary sources and provides an example of an activity to do with students to build their effective use of primary sources in a research project.Download