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Using primary sources

Making the history of 1989: example assignments using primary sources

The website "Making the history of 1989" (another Omeka-based site) includes a number of modules for teachers that demonstrate various ways students can interact with primary sources, including images, as part of their class work.


Using primary sources

This website from the Wisconsin historical society includes information about how to read primary sources, how to use primary sources in the classroom, the problem of interpreting primary sources, and worksheets for analyzing primary sources.


Library of Congress guide to using primary sources