CRP 5: Using Primary Sources

126 videos found

Grades: 5-8, 9-12
US History 78: How are the digital records of freedom suits organized for research?
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Freedom suit expert David Konig answers the student question. This video resource was funded in part through a grant provided by the Missouri Humaniti...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 22: Stories of Immigration–From Rwanda, Tanzania and Burundi to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Africa  to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how movi...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 31: Stories of Immigration–From Switzerland and Bosnia to America
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Hear the story of two immigrants, one from Switzerland and one from Bosnia.  Learn about  life in her home country, what brought her to America, and h...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 30: Stories of Immigration–From Bosnia to America
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Hear one woman’s story about emigrating from Bosnia to America.  Learn about  life in her home country, what brought her to America, and how mov...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 29: Stories of Immigration–From Iraq to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Iraq  to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how moving...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 28: Stories of Immigration–From Ethiopia to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Ethiopia  to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how mo...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 27: Stories of Immigration–From Afghanistan to America
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Hear one woman’s story about emigrating from Afghanistan to America.  Learn about  life in her home country, what brought her to America, and ho...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 26: Stories of Immigration–From Somalia to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Somalia  to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how mov...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 25: Stories of Immigration–From Bosnia to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Bosnia  to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how movi...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 24: Stories of Immigration–From Brazil to America
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Hear one woman’s story about emigrating from Brazil to America.  Learn about  life in her home country, what brought her to America, and how mov...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 23: Stories of Immigration–From Russia to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Russia  to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how movi...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 21: Stories of Immigration–From Somalia to America
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Hear one woman’s story about emigrating from Somalia to America.  Learn about  life in her home country, what brought her to America, and how mo...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 20: Stories of Immigration–From Puerto Rico to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Puerto Rico  to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 19: Stories of Immigration–From Bosnia to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Bosnia to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how movin...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 18: Stories of Immigration–From the Philippines to America
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Hear one woman’s story about emigrating from the Philippines to America.  Learn about  life in her home country, what brought her to America, an...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 17: Stories of Immigration–From Venezuela to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Venezuela to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how mo...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 16: Stories of Immigration–From Russia to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from Russia to America.  Learn about  life  in his home country, what brought him to America, and how movi...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 15: Stories of Immigration–From Colombia to America
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Hear one woman’s story about emigrating from Colombia to America.  Learn about  life in her home country, what brought her to America, and how m...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
Culture 14: Stories of Immigration–From South Africa to America
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Hear one man’s story about emigrating from South Africa to America.  Learn about  life in his home country, what brought him to America, and how...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
Aviation 17: Flying a Military Cargo Plane
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How does a huge military cargo plane get off the ground and fly its load of supplies to soldiers around the world?  Find out as Major Mallory Nordquis...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
US History 25: History in the First Person: The Legacy of Pearl Harbor
- Experience the power of primary sources as you hear from a survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor and others who remember the day as they saw the a...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
Civil Rights 3: History in the First Person: Race and Civil Rights—Where is Jim Crow Now?
- One hundred years ago Jim Crow laws were commonplace. Today, America’s laws are different, but headlines still remind us of continuing struggles i...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
Civil Rights 2: History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues Program 1
- View this archived program from the National Blues Museum in St. Louis to learn from civil rights activists, historians, and blues musicians and ex...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
Civil Rights 1: History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues Program 2
- View this archived program from the National Blues Museum in St. Louis to learn from civil rights activists, historians, and blues musicians and ex...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
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Freedom suit experts Dr. Kelly Kennington and Dr. David Konig discuss the importance of digital records available from the St. Louis Circuit Court rec...
Grades: k-4, 5-8
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What’s it like to be a farmer?  How do they grow crops?  What determines what crops they grow?  How do they get their crops to market?  Explore ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
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Apply principles of aerodynamics and streak through the sky faster than the speed of sound with Lt. Colonel (Retired) Steve Dobronski as he shares his...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
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Apply principles of aerodynamics and think like a stunt pilot with Patrick McAlee, commercial and aerobatic pilot, as he shares video and describes wh...
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Think like an engineer and aviator with Bob Dogwillo, Technical Lead Engineer at Boeing, as he discusses the processes used to develop and build the F...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- View this video to learn how archaeologists lay out the grid they use to mark locations where artifacts are found.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- An archaeologist answers the question.
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- An archaeologist uses his recent find of a medieval coin at a dig in Ireland to explain the types of information an artifact of this nature can pro...
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- An archaeologist explains how artifacts found at a dig site are recorded and labeled to provide for future research.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use this video with Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity and Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use this video with Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity and Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use this video with Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity and Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use this video with Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity and Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use this video with Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity and Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use this video with Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity and Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use this video with Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity and Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use this historical footage of the "Bloody Sunday" march in Selma, Alabama with Teacher Tool 237: Athletes Take a Stand and Student Tool 47: Athl...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- This documentary shares the history of freedom suits in St. Louis courts prior to America's Civil War.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Go back in time through the power of primary sources to learn about freedom suits, such as the one filed by Dred Scott, and gauge their use and imp...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Go back in time through the power of primary sources to learn about freedom suits, such as the one filed by Dred Scott, and gauge their use and imp...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Go back in time through the power of primary sources to learn about freedom suits, such as the one filed by Dred Scott, and gauge their use and imp...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Do you start a train like you start a car? View this video and find out how to start a locomotive.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- See the workings of a locomotive power plant and learn how it operates.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Railroad personnel explain how a train car's wheel carriage works and how it's repaired.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Hear and see a train traffic operator in action as he uses his control panel to guide train traffic.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Ever wondered how train traffic is controlled on railroads and in rail yards? View this video to learn about the control panel that train traffic ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Vietnam veterans answer the question.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Vietnam veterans answer the question.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Meet five veterans and learn their stories of service to our nation. Tour Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery and learn about its history and its ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear five military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of World War II, the Vietnam War, the Korean War, t...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear five military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of World War II, the Vietnam War, the Korean War, t...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use the power of primary sources to go back in time and go inside some of the people, places, and events of America's Civil War.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Use the power of primary sources to go back in time and go inside some of the people, places, and events of America's Civil War.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- 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 fat...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- 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 fat...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Go back in time as you meet and learn from men and women who served during the Korean War. Learn what it was like to fight in combat, face the phy...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Go back in time as you meet and learn from men and women who served during the Korean War. Learn what it was like to fight in combat, face the phy...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear three military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of World War II and the Battle of the Bulge as th...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- In this archived program, two Holocaust survivors share their stories of growing up in Nazi Germany, their experiences during World War II, and the...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- In this archived program, Holocaust survivor Ben Fainer shares his stories of growing up in Nazi Germany, his experiences during World War II, and ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Rachel Miller recount her mother giving her a new name to help protect her while living in Nazi Germany.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Ilse Altman describe how she escaped Nazi Germany and made it to America.
Grades: 9-12
- View a conversation with internationally renowned author Salman Rushdie.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Guenter Goldsmith describe his journey fleeing Germany on the kindertransport and finding haven in England.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Meet Karen Levin, author of Hana's Suitcase, and learn how she found out about and chose to tell the story of Hana Brady, a young girl who died dur...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Bobby Rush shares what it was like to perform on the Chitlin' Circuit.
Grades: 9-12
- The blues legend performs the song, shares details of his life, and insights into his music
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Take your study of the Civil Rights Movement to individuals who participated in the struggle. Hear from Sister Mary Antona Ebo, a legendary civil righ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Take your study of the Civil Rights Movement to individuals who participated in the struggle. Learn from individuals who experienced segregation f...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Take your study of the Civil Rights Movement to individuals who participated in the struggle. Interact with three individuals whose actions made a...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Take your study of the Civil Rights Movement to individuals who participated in the struggle. Interact with three individuals whose actions made a...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Take your study of the Civil Rights Movement to individuals who participated in the struggle. Hear from Sister Mary Antona Ebo, a legendary civil ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Go behind the scenes to learn what it's like to put on a live TV show. See the equipment and technology used and hear from producers, camera peop...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- A meteorologist answers the question.
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- A meteorologist answers the question.
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- An aviation meteorologist describes his job.
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- Ben Fainer describes his liberation from a concentration camp.
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- Ben Fainer describes life as a prisoner in a Nazi concentration camp.
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- Ben Fainer describes seeing the crematoriums during his time as a concentration camp prisoner.
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- Ella Weissberger describes her experiences growing up Jewish in Nazi Germany, how she escaped, and her life after the war.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Rachel Miller describe her experiences as her country of Poland was invaded by the Germans in World War II.
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- Hear Liz Lippa describe how she escaped Nazi Germany.
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- Hear Rudy Oppenheim describe his life as a refugee from Nazi Germany with his family in Shanghai.
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- Hear Rudy Oppenheim describe his life as a refugee from Nazi Germany with his family in Shanghai.
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- Hear George Brady describe his experiences as Jew in Nazi Germany and his life after the war.
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- Hear Holocaust survivor Ilse Altman describe living through Kristallnacht.
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- Hear Holocaust survivor Guenter Goldsmith talk about members of his family being arrested by Nazi soldiers.
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- Hear Ilse Altman describe her experience as a young Jewish girl seeing Hitler as she grew up in Germany.
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- Hear George Brady share his experience as a Jewish boy growing up in Germany.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- In this archived program, take your study of the Holocaust and World War II to individuals who survived both. Interact with Holocaust survivors fr...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- In this archived program, two Holocaust survivors share their stories of growing up in Nazi Germany, their experiences during World War II, and the...
Grades: k-4, 5-8
- Why explore? Students get a chance to answer that question for themselves and listen to the answers of others as they meet a mountain climber and...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- This program provides links students with political scientists as well as individuals who have been involved in political campaigns. Students hear...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Go back in time through the power of primary sources and hear from individuals who worked, struggled, discovered, and persevered as America expande...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Find out about the research process used by re-enactor Edwin Bailey.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Find out about using primary sources to better understand history with re-enactor Edwin Bailey.
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- Find out about the research process used by re-enactor Edwin Bailey.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Hear the story of one buffalo soldier, as told by an historic re-enactor.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- A 2006 Mid-America Emmy Award winner, view this one-on-one interview with the hotel manager who saved hundreds of lives during the 1994 genocide in...
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- Hear male and female military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice as they describe their tours of duty and their return to civili...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear four military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of World War II, the Vietnam War, and the Iraq conf...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear four military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of World War II, the Vietnam War, the Persian Gulf ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear two military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of the Vietnam War and more recent conflicts as they...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear two military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of the Vietnam War as they describe their tours of d...
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- Hear the story of Bob Little, World War II fighter pilot and American hero.
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- Hear two military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of World War II and the Vietnam War as they describ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear two military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of the World War II and recent conflicts in Iraq and...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear male and female military veterans share their stories of service and sacrifice and learn some history of the Vietnam War and recent military c...
Grades: k-4, 5-8
- Veterinarian Ed Migneco shows how to read a dog's X ray.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Veterinarian Ed Migneco shows how they prepare a dog for surgery.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear author Wes Moore share important lessons he has learned in building a better life for himself and others.
Grades: k-4, 5-8
- National Weather Service meteorologist Wes Browning answers this student question.
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Join Chris Higgins, meteorologist at Fox2 in St. Louis, MO for a tour of his television station's weather studio. See the equipment they use to ma...
Join Chris Higgins, meteorologist at Fox2 in St. Louis, MO for a tour of his television station’s weather studio. See the equipment they use to ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- View this archived program to take your study of science, engineering and history to the pioneers of America's space race. Learn from engineers wh...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- View this archived program to take your study of science, engineering and history to the pioneers of America's space race. Learn from engineers wh...
Grades: k-4, 5-8, 9-12
- Orion, NASA's new spacecraft designed to take humans into deep space, had its first test flight December 4, 2014. View what happened and learn fro...
Grades: k-4, 5-8
- How do you create a new invention? What is the process like? View this archived program to learn directly from inventors. Meet Dr. Samuel Achile...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Apply scientific and engineering principles as you view this archived program and learn directly from aviation engineers, pilots, and military pers...
Grades: k-4, 5-8
- In this archived program, renowned children's literature and adult literature novelist Ridley Pearson conducts a writer's workshop with students.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- View this speech given by Lois Lowry, Newberry Medal winning children's author.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Link history and theater and what you can learn from both as you learn from the playwright, director, and actors involved in Metro Theater Company'...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- View the archive of this program where Lois Lowry interacted live with students and answered their questions about the plot, character, and themes ...

Student Tools

Student Tool 1: Compare and Create

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Student Tool 7: Let's Operate

Use this student tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video: Invention 12 “Explore! Invention” (The interview with Dr. Achilefu who has developed a “virtual tool” for cancer surgery can be viewed from 11:37 to 19:22 in the video), Invention 14: “Future Cancer Treatment” and Invention 15: “Virtual Reality and Cancer.”

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Student Tool 10: Mock Supreme Court Argument

Use this student tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today videos: Law 11: “What Happened", Law 12: “Background Information on the Right to an Attorney”, Law 13: “Poverty is Not a Special Circumstance”, and Law 9: “The Ongoing Impact of Gideon V. Wainwright.”

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Student Tool 21: Buffalo Soldier Character

Use this student tool with Teacher Tool 108 as students engage in an activity designed to help them create their own buffalo soldier character.

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Student Tool 22: Buffalo Soldier Research Report to Class

Use this student tool with Teacher Tool 109 to guide students on a research assignment dealing with buffalo soldiers.

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Student Tool 34: Civil Rights and the Blues Guest Biographies

Learn more about the individuals who joined us as guests for our archived program, Civil Rights 1 and Civil Rights 2: "History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement-Civil Rights and the Blues."

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Student Tool 35: Civil Rights and the Blues Song Lyrics

Read the lyrics of songs featured in our program, Civil Rights 1 and Civil Rights 2: "History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement-Civil Rights and the Blues."

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Student Tool 36: Civil Rights and the Blues Featured Web Resources

Use the featured web resources included in this document to extend your study of the topics explored in our program, Civil Rights 1 and Civil Rights 2: "History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement-Civil Rights and the Blues."

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Student Tool 37: Living Under Jim Crow Laws Featured Web Resources

Use the featured web resources in this document to extend your learning on what is like to live under Jim Crow Laws.
Use with video Civil Rights 8: "History in the First Person: Living Under Jim Crow Laws."

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Student Tool 38: Living Under Jim Crow Laws Guest Biographies

Learn more about the guests who joined us for this archived program to share their experiences living under Jim Crow Laws.
Use with video Civil Rights 8: "History in the First Person: Living Under Jim Crow Laws."

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Student Tool 41: Manifest Destiny Student Worksheet

Use this student worksheet with activities you'll find in Teacher Tools 193, 194, and 195.

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Student Tool 47: Athletes Take a Stand

Use this student tool with learning activities associated with the following Educate.Today videos: Civil Rights 16: Educate Yourself as Muhammad Ali Did; Civil Rights 29: Selma March; and Civil Rights 30: Protest Coverage.

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Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity

Use this student tool with learning activities tied to the following Educate.Today videos:
Civil Rights 17: Origin of Jim Crow Name
Civil Rights 18: Story of Segregation—Baseball
Civil Rights 19: Story of Segregation—Attending Church
Civil Rights 20: Story of Segregation—In the Military
Civil Rights 21: Story of Segregation—Where You’re Not Welcome
Civil Rights 22: Story of Segregation—The Woolworth Brown Bag
Civil Rights 23: Story of Segregation—Betty and Bob
Civil Rights 24: Story of Segregation—I’ll Be Alone

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Student Tool 70: Immigration Experiences Activity Student Worksheet for Elementary School

Have students use this worksheet in conjunction with Teacher Tool 365: Immigration Experiences Activity for Elementary School and the videos included in that activity.

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Student Tool 71: Immigration Experiences Activity Student Worksheet for High School

Have students use this worksheet in conjunction with Teacher Tool 366: Immigration Experiences Activity for High School and the videos included in that activity.

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Student Tool 72: Immigration Experiences Activity Student Worksheet for Middle School

Have students use this worksheet in conjunction with Teacher Tool 367: Immigration Experiences Activity for Middle School and the videos included in that activity.

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Student Tool 73: Refugee Immigration Activity Group 1 Worksheet for High School

Have students use this worksheet in conjunction with Teacher Tool 368: Refugee Immigration Activity for High School and the videos included in that activity.

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Student Tool 74: Refugee Immigration Activity Group 2 Worksheet for High School

Have students use this worksheet in conjunction with Teacher Tool 368: Refugee Immigration Activity for High School and the videos included in that activity.

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 1: Compare and Create

Use this document with the “History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues, videos Music 1 and Music 2. Goes with Teacher Tool 2: Blues Lyrics.

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Teacher Tool 2: Blues Lyrics

Use this document with the “History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues.
Video: Music 1 “Big George Brock Discusses and Performs Hard Times”.
Video: Music 2 “History in the First Person: Bobby Rush —King of the Chitlin’Circuit”.
Teacher Tool 1: Compare and Create.

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Teacher Tool 41: A Conversation with Lois Lowry Study Guide

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Teacher Tool 44: The Science Behind Aviation Study Guide

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Teacher Tool 49: An Author's Workshop with Ridley Pearson Study Guide

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Teacher Tool 55: The Gemini Project Study Guide

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Teacher Tool 56: Orion Study Guide

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Teacher Tool 93: Technology and the Veterinarian

Use with the following videos:

Veterinary 1: “Reading a Dog’s X Ray”
Veterinary 3: “Preparing a Dog for Surgery”
Veterinary 8: “Technology and the Veterinarian”

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Teacher Tool 108: Buffalo Soldier Character

Use this teacher tool for an activity designed to give your students a chance to create their own buffalo soldier character.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
US History 4: “Edwin Bailey’s Interest in Buffalo Soldiers”
US History 6: “Edwin Bailey Research of Buffalo Soldiers”
US History 7: “Edwin Bailey Buffalo Soldier Uniform”

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Teacher Tool 109: Buffalo Soldier Research Report to Class

Use this Teacher Tool with this video and others for an activity giving students the chance to research buffalo soldiers and write a report on what they learned.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
US History 2: “Hear the Story of Frederick Bailey, Buffalo Soldier”

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Teacher Tool 125: Behind the Scenes of a TV Show Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the Educate.Today videos:
Media 1: An Inside Look at a TV Show: Behind the Scenes of HEC-TV Live! Program 1 and
Media 2: An Inside Look at a TV Show: Behind the Scenes of HEC-TV Live! Program 2.
Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 134: Civil Rights and the Blues Study Guide

Use this study guide to learn more about the Educate.Today videos:
Civil Rights 1: History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement_Civil Rights and the Blues Program , and Civil Rights 2: History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement_Civil Rights and the Blues Program 2. Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 135: Civil Rights and the Blues Program 1 Agenda

Use this document to view a time-coded agenda of the archived program.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
History in the First Person:
Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues

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Teacher Tool 136: Civil Rights and the Blues Program 2 Agenda

Use this document to view a time-coded agenda of the archived program.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues

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Teacher Tool 137: Where is Jim Crow Now Study Guide

Use this study guide to learn more about the Educate.Today video: Civil Rights 3: History in the First Person: Race and Civil Rights_Where is Jim Crow Now. Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 142: Living Under Jim Crow Laws Study Guide

Use this study guide to learn more about the Educate.Today video: Civil Rights 8: History in the First Person: Living Under Jim Crow Laws. Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 143: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement-Sister Mary Antona Ebo Program 2 Study Guide

Use this study guide to learn more about the Educate.Today video:
Civil Rights 10: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement-Sister Mary Antona Ebo Program 2
Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 144: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement-Sister Mary Antona Ebo Program 1 Study Guide

Use this study guide to learn more about the Educate.Today video: Civil Rights 9: History in the First Person: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement-Sister mary Antona Ebo Program 1. Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 145: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement-Percy Green and Bernice Thompson Study Guide

Use this study guide to learn more about the Educate.Today videos:
Civil Rights 11: History in the First Person: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement Program 1 and
Civil Rights 12: History in the First Person: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement Program 2
Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 159: Running a Political Campaign 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.

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Teacher Tool 162: Life of an Explorer 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.

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Teacher Tool 165: Survivor Stories of the Holocaust 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.

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Teacher Tool 166: Survivor Stories of the Holocaust Guest Biographies

Learn more about the guests who joined us for this program to share their experiences living during the Holocaust.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
"Survivor Stories of the Holocaust"

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Teacher Tool 167: Lessons from the Holocaust 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.

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Teacher Tool 168: Lessons from the Holocaust Guest Biographies

Learn more about the guests who joined us to share their experiences living during the Holocaust.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
"Lessons from the Holocaust"

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Teacher Tool 181: Veterans Day 2012 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.

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Teacher Tool 182: Celebrating America's Veterans 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.

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Teacher Tool 183: Veterans Day 2014 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.

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Teacher Tool 184: Veterans Day 2105 Vietnam 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.

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Teacher Tool 185: Veterans Day 2016 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.

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Teacher Tool 186: Honoring Our Nation's Heroes Program 2 Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 187: Honoring Our Nation's Heroes 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.

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Teacher Tool 188: Veterans Day 2012 Program 2 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.

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Teacher Tool 193: History in the First Person: Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 194: Manifest Destiny Artifacts Activity

Use this teacher tool with an activity designed to get your students to think like an historian as they view and interpret artifacts from the 19th century.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
"US History 17: History in the First Person: Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion"

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Teacher Tool 195: Manifest Destiny Journals Activity

Use this activity designed to get your students to think like an historian as they read and interpret journal entries from 19th century U.S. Cavalry soldiers.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
"US History 17: History in the First Person: Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion"

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Teacher Tool 220: The Korean War 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.

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Teacher Tool 221: The Korean War Guest Biographies

Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
"US History 18: History in the First Person--The Korean War Program 1"
"US History 19: History in the First Person--The Korean War Program 2"

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Teacher Tool 222: The Korean War Program 2 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.

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Teacher Tool 225: History in the First Person: Veterans Day 2014 Program 2 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.

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Teacher Tool 226: Freedom Suits, Slavery, and American Justice Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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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.

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Teacher Tool 229: Cuban Missile Crisis Program 2 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.

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Teacher Tool 230: An Inside Look at the Civil War Program 1 Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 231: An Inside Look at the Civil War Program 2 Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 232: History in the First Person--The Legacy of Pearl Harbor Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 234: Survivors of the Holocaust Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 235: Honoring Our Nation's Veterans Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 237: Athletes Take a Stand

This learning activity is designed to use with the following Educate.Today videos:
1. Civil Rights 16: Educate Yourself as Muhammad Ali Did
2. Civil Rights 29: Selma March
3. Civil Rights 30: Protest Coverage

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Teacher Tool 239: Strange Fruit Activity

This learning activity is designed to use with the following Educate.Today videos:
1. Civil Rights 2: History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues Program 1
2. Civil Rights 25: Strange Fruit
3. Civil Rights 26: Reasons Behind Lynching

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Teacher Tool 285: Arts Integration Activity--Explore Archaeology

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity combining science, social studies, and music as students learn about and compose a rap song about archaeology.

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Teacher Tool 286: STEAM Activity--Explore Archaeology

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides a STEAM activity combining science and music as students learn about and compose a rap song about archaeology.

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Teacher Tool 287: Arts Integration Activity--Flying

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity combining science and art as students learn about flight and design and build a model airplane.

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Teacher Tool 288: STEAM Activity--Flying

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an STEAM activity combining science, engineering, and art as students learn about flight and design and build a model airplane.

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Teacher Tool 290: Arts Integration Activity--Inventions

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity combining science, language arts, and visual arts as students learn about the process of invention and create a graphic novel.

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Teacher Tool 291: STEAM Activity--Inventions

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides a STEAM activity combining science, language arts, and visual arts as students learn about the process of invention and create a graphic novel.

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Teacher Tool 299: Interdisciplinary Activity--Evaluating Taped Interviews

This interdisciplinary teacher tool, accompanying the video above, is designed to get students thinking about: 1) how taped interviews can be used to learn information on topics such as those discussed in the video, and 2) the effectiveness of this interview specifically in helping their learning on this topic as well as the effectiveness (strengths and weaknesses) of interviews in general as a source of information.

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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.

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Teacher Tool 313: Arts Integration Activity--Dance for Dogs

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity combining learning about dogs with the art of dance.

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Teacher Tool 314: STEAM Activity--Dance for Dogs

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides a STEAM activity combining veterinary science and learning about dogs with the art of dance.

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Teacher Tool 365: Immigration Experiences Activity for Elementary School

Use this teacher tool targeted to elementary students in conjunction with the video on this website page as well as the others included in the document.

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Teacher Tool 366: Immigration Experiences Activity for High School

Use this teacher tool targeted to high school students in conjunction with the video on this website page as well as the others included in the document.

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Teacher Tool 367: Immigration Experiences Activity for Middle School

Use this teacher tool targeted to middle school students in conjunction with the video on this website page as well as the others included in the document.

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Teacher Tool 368: Refugee Immigration Activity for High School

Use this teacher tool targeted to high school students in conjunction with the video on this website page as well as the others included in the document.

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