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What is History?

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"Discover History Questions" 

What's the big deal about History ??????????

Essential Questions:
What is History?
Why do we study History?
What is the job of the Historian?

Over the next three days students will be able to:
 1.  List & Explain 5 reasons why history is important.

2. Design a Bridge Map to include important names and events and concepts this year.

3.  Evaluate how history breaks down the walls of racism and ignorance

4.  Discuss and decipher Primary and Secondary sources

5.  Write a one page reflection on how history has shaped the around 'me
6.  Understand & Empathize with our past relatives who struggled, fought, and sacrificed...

Academic Vocabulary


primary source

secondary source


Bridge Map

Sequencing Map

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