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Storytelling Training: Research and Content Gathering

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Language Arts And English +4 Age Levels Middle School (13 to 15 years old), High School (16 to 18 years old)

Whether you're participating in the Stories: YES program in conjunction with a Museum on Main Street exhibition or creating digital stories on your own, the six modules in the Storytelling Training Series will help you think through everything to help get started. In this short course, we'll talk about some basic steps for beginning your research. You will learn about local and specific national online resources that will help you gather all the facts!

This training module was created by the Smithsonian's Museum on Main Street program, a part of the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, in conjunction with the MuseWeb Foundation.

Research Quote

MuseumOnMainSt

How to Use Tool

MuseumOnMainSt

Skin & Bones - Meet the Scientist: Helen James

National Museum of Natural History

Dress and accessories with Native American Church designs

National Museum of the American Indian

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Theodosia Bartow Burr Alston

National Portrait Gallery

Unidentified boxers with trainers/managers

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Organizer

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Mandelette Postcard Camera

National Museum of American History

Shallow Gouge, Trianguloid Outline

NMNH - Anthropology Dept.

Michael Jackson

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