Too often, people think of museums as a “rainy day activity,” something you save for when there are no better options. That couldn’t be farther from the truth! 255 more words
Tags » American History
“Mr. Madison’s War” officially ended on February 17, 1815. Madison sent a speech to Congress that day which was read before Congress on Saturday the 18th. 656 more words
In yet another hilarious quote taken from the Republication Party, Ben Carson at the Center for Security Policy’s National Security Action Summit said he believed teaching kids about America’s history of Slavery, Bombing of Hiroshima and the killing of Native Americans is tantamount to being Anti-American and would possibly turn them into future Terrorists.
AP US History is a very difficult course. I know, because I taught it for quite a while. The students who took the courses in my classroom were, for the most part, the cream of the crop. 899 more words
Bibliographic Information: Hopkinson, Deborah Titanic: Voices from the Disaster Gr. 4–6 290 pp. Scholastic
Hopkinson provides young readers with a basic introduction to the tragic event of the Titanic without overdramatizing the scenes, drawing conclusions prior to gaining all the facts, or defining the ordeal as a lifetime event. 483 more words