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Goldrush Immigration – Push and Pull Factors

To understand the thousands of people who chose to come to Ballarat during the gold rushes, we need to look at their motivations for leaving home for the dirty diggings. 1,322 more words

Victorian Gold Rush

Episode 15: Indigenous (Mis)Representations in U.S. History with Sarah Shear

In episode 15, Michael and Dan talk with Sarah Shear about Indigenous (Mis)Representations in U.S. History.


Books, articles, lessons, and other amazing resources

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2016...My year of history nerdiness

2016 has been the year of history travels for me!  I was accepted to a Teaching American History colloquium on Thomas Jefferson and Education that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia.   164 more words

The Unquiet Ghost

It has been an embarrassingly long time since I last wrote. I have lots of excuses but none of them are interesting.

What is interesting, though, is the book I am reading right now: The Unquiet Ghost, by Adam Hochschild. 559 more words


PBL and Project Ideas for History

  1. Audiobooks for Topics
  2. Museum Exhibition
  3. How can war be avoided?
  4. How could peace change the world?
  5. What is the single most important event during the time period of this class?
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