Primary+And+Secondary+Resources

  • 15,462 views
Uploaded on

Use this to introduce and discuss primary and secondary sources

Use this to introduce and discuss primary and secondary sources

More in: Education
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
15,462
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
22

Actions

Shares
Downloads
384
Comments
0
Likes
9

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Primary and Secondary Sources By: J’aime Holderbaum
  • 2. What Are Primary Sources? The actual accounts of events or the original documents
        • Diaries
        • Letters
        • Journals
        • Speeches
        • Interviews
        • Photographs
        • Audio and Video Recordings
        • Original literary or theatrical works
        • Original advertisements
        • Magazine and Newspaper Articles (as long as they are written soon after the fact and not as historical accounts)
  • 3. Examples of Primary Sources This is an original advertisement for Lux Soap.
  • 4. Examples of Primary Sources This is an original letter written by Thomas Jefferson to John Adams in 1788.
  • 5. Examples of Primary Sources Map of Michigan showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, & North Michigan Railway and connecting lines.
  • 6. What Are Secondary Sources? They interpret the primary sources.
    • Text Books
    • Encyclopedias
    • Dictionaries
    • Books that interpret history
    • Articles that interpret history
  • 7. Examples of Secondary Sources A text book is a secondary source written about the primary sources.
  • 8. Examples of Secondary Sources World Book Encyclopedias are secondary sources of information.
  • 9. Think About It Why do you think historians use both primary and secondary sources? How do you think primary sources can be used?
  • 10. Resources Library of Congress American Memory Collection Lever Bros. Advertisement for Lux Laundry Flakes Digital ID ncdeaa L0009 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.award/ncdeaa.L0009 http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/D?eaa:6:./temp/~ammem_7jOE:: Library of Congress American Memory Collection The Thomas Jefferson Papers Series 1. General Correspondence. 1651-1827 Thomas Jefferson to John Adams, January 13, 1788, Included Copy of Thomas Jefferson Letter to Hogguer, Grand, & Company, same date Library of Congress American Memory Collection Map Collection DIGITAL ID: g4111p rr005830 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4111p.rr005830 http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/D?gmd:1:./temp/~ammem_RS0I::@@@mdb=gmd,klpmap,ww2map History text Graphic http://www.amazon.com/History-Lessons-Textbooks-Around-Portray/dp/1595580824/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1216832981&sr=1-5 World Book Graphic http://store.worldbook.com/wb/product.asp?sku=10029
  • 11. Social Studies Grade Level Content Expectation
    • 3-H3.02 Explain how historians use primary and secondary resources to answer questions about the past.