In social studies classrooms around the world, teachers use documents and images as a daily part of their curriculum. History is built on the analysis of first-hand accounts. The interpretation of the meaning behind the words and images is archived for modern-day historians to retell stories. While teaching high school history, I wanted to continually engage my students in this type of thinking and self-directed learning, allowing the students to become historians in my classroom. In order to accomplish this task, I made it a goal to use as many different sources and documents in my classroom as possible. With this task came an amazing waste of paper! I…
As many of you will know, Kami made the trip from New Zealand to Florida for FETC 2017. The team are loving the footage that the Kami GoPro caught at FETC 2017. We can’t wait for next year! Check it out below and head to our YouTube channel for more.