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Images reflecting the development and accomplishments of the Byzantine Empire - Constructed to introduce students to the Byzantines and make connections to other cultures.
A wide variety of artifacts, architecture, and art to kids in Grade 6 learn about the styles and traditions of the time.
This collection supports the Week 7 lecture for the Harvard Extension School course MUSE E-200 Smithsonian and the Twenty-First Century Museum: Leadership Strategies. This fifth lecture is titled Museums on Main Street: Smithsonian's Traveling Exhibition Service, Waterways Program 2016-2021.
The course can be found on the Harvard Extension School's Canvas site at https://canvas.harvard.edu/courses/19789
This collection of political cartoons examines Prohibition from the perspectives of both "drys and wets'.
First, review the images in the collection, second, determine whether the cartoonist has a 'wet' or 'dry' perspective.
When you are done you will be asked to sort the images into one of two categories.
The following pieces in this collection look at the Pacific Theater of World War II and President Truman's decision to use the world's first atomic weapons on Japan. As students work through this collection, they should take their outside knowledge to form an opinion on whether the decision to drop the atomic bombs were justifiable with military necessitiy.
This collection includes primary source documents representing some of the major themes/concepts in AP US History Period 6.
What resources do humans use in their every day lives? Why do we need to limit and protect the resources that we use, both renewable and nonrenewable? What effects are there when resources are not managed correctly? How are people protecting resources and finding solutions today? #TeachingInquiry
Here is some of my favorites pictures about the University of Tombouctou that existed for many centuries during the medieval period.
Candid images- These photographs are a collection of candid shots. Candid photography is when the subject in the image is unaware their photo is being taken; not posed.
collection of images based on sea life, art and effects of water pollution to use as reference in a lesson or unit on the effect of ocean and water pollution. This could lead into a lesson based on creation of recycled materials as well as a science integrated lesson about how to clean up local water sources and make an positive impact on the environment.
The expanding urban population precipitated the introduction of new building materials in the development of high-rise buildings and tenements, revolutionizing urban living. Technological innovations like the electrified elevator and the Bessemer steel process replaced older building techniques and enabled the construction of high-rise buildings, the new symbols of American progress. However, overcrowding of the evolving urban landscape also gave rise to problems such as poverty, disease, and lawlessness. These issues ultimately led to crucial social reform and legislation, known collectively as Progressivism.