Black and White in United States History: A Gray Area

Compare and contrast old and modern historical accounts of the life of Thomas Jefferson. Learners begin by evaluating the responsibilities of history textbooks in reporting historical events, people, and eras. Next, they discuss how new information should be used to enhance the information contained in standard texts. This exercise could be used as a critical thinking activity for your class.

6th - 12th Social Studies & History 520 Views 991 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
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