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November 10, 2009

Agenda
• Introduction to Teaching with Primary Sources (TPS) Waynesburg University through Library of Congress (LOC)
The goal of the workshop is to provide you with an introduction to Library of Congress resources to facilitate and support teacher projects in your buildings.
• Integration of LOC and local resources into classroom learning
• Incorporation of Inquiry-based learning strategies
• Opportunities to attend TPS trainings. TPS Schedule
• Wiki Tour




• What is the Library of Congress: Teachers Page!
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/professionaldevelopment/selfdirected/introduction/index.html

• What is a Primary Source Chapter 2
• Primary Source Activity Chapter 7



• Primary Sources: Analyzing Photographs and Prints: http://www.loc.gov/teachers/professionaldevelopment/tpsdirect/selfdirected/analyzingprimarysources/index.html

• LOC: http://www.loc.gov American Memory for 99% of searches for K-12 Education and visuals: prints, photos, maps, etc.
Alternate Search Strategy = Google+American Memory+Search Term+LOC @Google type: American Memory Destitute Pea Picker LOC. Read thru the results for appropriate document.
• Proper Citation for Copyright









For additional and detailed strategies see Waynesburg University Graduate Course site: http://tps.waynesburg.edu/swpa/workshops.html