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Jade Lintott

I'm a high school senior and am interning with the Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access for the summer of 2016.

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The Space Race

This topical collection is an overview of the major events and developments of the space race that could supplement a lesson on the Cold War; it includes photos and videos. Goal: After exploring the collection, students will have a better understanding of the space race, how it was influenced by world politics, and how it influenced world politics. Tags: Sputnik, Apollo missions, space race, cold war, moon, moon landing
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LGBT Rights and History

This teaching collection contains resources to support a U.S. history lesson. It includes documents, videos, and websites related to the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans-, and other sexual minorities) movement. The four themes of this collection are: -People -Pride and Diversity of Experiences (reflecting a range of LGBT identities) -History, Challenges, and Accomplishments -Additional Resources
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A Man on the Moon, but a Woman Got Him There: The Story of Margaret Hamilton

This topical collection includes images and links that give a short biography of Margaret Hamilton, the forgotten hero of the moon landing who invented software engineering. Goal: Students will be able to synthesize the information from different sources and answer the questions at the end cohesively. Tags: Margaret Hamilton, Apollo VIII, Apollo 8, Apollo XI, Apollo 11, moon landing, computer science, software
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Apollo 11 Crew

This topical collection details the human stories of the Apollo XI mission by giving details on the lives of each crew member; it includes pictures and an external link. There is a list of the resources in each section at the beginning of that section. Goal: Students will understand the lives of the Apollo XI crew members and be able to assess how their lives as people influenced their accomplishments as astronauts. Tags: moon, moon landing, Apollo 11, Apollo XI, Armstrong, Aldrin, Collins, space, space race, space travel, rocket Inspired by the Harvard Project Zero thinking strategy unveiling stories
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