From Smithson to Smithsonian: The Birth of an Institution

High schoolers identify and evaluate primary and secondary sources relating to James Smithson and his gift to the United States. In this Smithson to Smithsonian lesson, students also examine the debate surrounding how to use the gift from Smithson.

9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
United States History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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Duration
3 days
Timeline
1800 -> 1840
Year
1998

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