We found 17 resources with the keyterm local history
What's It All Have to Do With Me? Using Local History to Connect Students to National EventsLesson Planet
1st - 5th
Learners examine the differences between primary and secondary documents. In this primary and secondary source lesson, students examine three distinct sets of primary and secondary sources dealing with the eagle as a national symbol....
Prairie Voices: Community Development, Investigating Local HistoryLesson Planet
3rd - 12th
Students investigate local history. In this research skills lesson, students examine historic landmarks, tax records, fire maps, town plans, historic photographs, newspapers, and other primary sources to learn about local communities in...
My Town, My City: Recording Changing TrendsLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Students work in cooperative groups to research the historical background for their town. They analyze cultural, socio-political, economic and demographic changes to their community over time and then develop a time capsule, report and...