Exploring History Through Primary Sources

BUNDLE: Primary source collection, CD-ROM, guide, and mission curriculum unit


   Order Code: ZB115   
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Meeting NCSS standards for primary source documents, a boxed kit supplies eight photographs, eight other documents, an 80-page teacher's guide, reproducible readings, student worksheets, and a companion CD-ROM with the photographs and documents plus added sources, activity sheets, extensions, and links to websites.

Among the topics: the Monterey Presidio, Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo, Sutter’s Mill, Chinese miners, a Mono Indian home, the state constitution, portraits of Biddy Mason and Cesar Chavez, California currency 1782–1879, a Union Pacific Railroad poster, and a Japanese American relocation flyer. Housed in a sturdy box with Velcro snaps. An accompanying primary-source-based curriculum, New Perspectives on the California Missions, provides in-depth primary source lesson plans and materials on the missions.

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