qBuilt around eight themes - examining the role of the individual, understanding point of view, assessing the impact of rhetoric, finding patterns in the past, writing analytically, connecting current events to historical precedents, igniting passion through research, and exploring ethics and morals - Making History Mine offers young adolescents a window to the wider world. This comprehensive volume gives teachers and students a solid framework for exploring and understanding history, including how to analyze primary source documents, extrapolate themes, and detect bias in a historian's argument.q -- Back cover.Similarly, to truly get into the minds of historians, students must be able to write as historians. ... As a result, I often tell my students, aI cana#39;t wait to read your essays because then I will see what you have understood and whatyour spin is on the history we have looked at. ... at the beginning of the year and As or A-minuses by the end, as she incorporated more content to support her strong thesis statements.
|Title||:||Making History Mine|
|Publisher||:||Stenhouse Publishers - 2009|