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100th NCSS Annual Conference | Sessions | 2019

From Slavery to Freedom, Using Slave Narratives to Activate Literacy

Sat Nov 23 3:05 pm to 4:00 pm
Room: 
Ballroom Prefunction Area Level 4
SessionType: 
Poster
Subject: 
US History
Engage students in interdisciplinary inquiry and the exploration of empathy, perspective, bias, and historical context by analyzing slave narratives, battle maps, and census data representative of the Civil War and Reconstruction.
Presenters: 

Roland Schendel, Metropolitan State University of Denver, CO; Kile Clabaugh, Teaching with Primary Sources at MSU Denver, CO; Keith Patterson, Teaching with Primary Sources Western Region, Denver, CO

Instructional Foci: 
Geographic Thinking
Historical Thinking
Inquiry
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