Thursday, October 29, 2009

Civil War: Resources

Myriad resources exist for teaching about the Civil War. Some of those I recommend include:

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Civil War: Resources (Focus—Drummer Boys)

The National Council for Social Studies Middle Level Learning Journal included an article in their May/June 2009 (vol. 35) edition (p. M15) titled Drummer Boys: Creating Historical Fiction and Studying Historical Documents. The article includes a handout identifying relevant online resources for studying Civil War drummer boys. It lists several websites including primary sources and a description of each site and its educational relevance. You can find those websites listed and linked below; to access the complete article and site descriptions, please access the original article (Note: You must be an NCSS member to access this archived publication).