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New Narrative Nonfiction for Middle Grade Readers

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Through Their Eyes—Letters from Soldiers in the Civil War

Soldiers' letters offer students an intimate view of the impact of war. In this lesson, students analyze letters written by soldiers during the Civil War.

Teach Students how to Analyze Sources and Give Them a Peek inside their Teacher’s Soul

What does "Doing History" look like in a classroom? Here is a fun activity teachers can use to introduce students to the skill of analyzing primary sources.