May 30th, 2018

High School Resource: American Memory

American Memory American Memory is a gateway to rich primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States. The American Memory Historical Collections are multimedia collections of digitized documents, photographs, recorded sound, moving pictures, and text from the Library of Congress’ Americana collections. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.K.ID.3.b.5, SS.1.ID.1.c, SS.1.ID.2.b.1 […]

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May 28th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Symbols of USA

Symbols of USA This site contains printable symbols such as the bald eagle, liberty bell, American Flag and the Statue of Liberty. There are also descriptions of each and activities related to the symbols. Additional links on this site leads to American songs and the history behind their lyrics. There are detailed art activities that […]

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March 1st, 2017

High School Resource: Immigration: Our Changing Voices by Library of Congress

High School Resource Immigration: Our Changing Voices by Library of Congress Students will be able to: -use American Memory collections to search and evaluate primary documents; -discuss their own family history and put it into context of immigrant stories; -analyze concerns and answers to questions related to migrations’ shifts. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.1, […]

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February 28th, 2017

Middle School Resource: Understanding American Values by Discovery Education

Middle School Resource Understanding American Values by Discovery Education -Students will identify events that led to the American Revolution. -Students will describe the emotions and sentiment that led to the American Revolution. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.1.1, SS.E.1.1A, SS.E.1.1B, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson […]

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February 27th, 2017

Elementary School Resource: Early America by Discovery Education

Elementary School Resource Early America by Discovery Education Students will understand the following: -A leader demonstrates certain traits, qualities, or characteristics. -Leaders exist in America today and existed in early American history as well. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.1.1, SS.E.1.1A, SS.E.1.1B, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of […]

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