Purpose: To define history and why we study it. To explore the many forms that create history including textbooks, primary and secondary source documents, oral stories, art, music, poetry, TV shows, movies and many others. To have students create and share their own personal histories and analyze what information they included and what information they left out.
Objectives: At the end of this unit students will be able to:
Skills: At the end of this unit students will be able to:
1) Defining and Personalizing History Notebook (25 points) including all warm-ups, reading assignments, writing assignments, notes, and in-class activities.
2) Personal History/ Presentation (40 points) See attached rubric for details.
3) Class Participation Points / Stars (Available Daily)