Teaching With Primary Sources
Lesson Plan
This plan was developed under a grant from the Library of Congress at Wayne County RESA
By J'aime Holderbaum
Level:  Upper Elementary

Day 1 Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources

Day 2  Examining Primary Source Advertisements From Michigan

Day 3  Research to Discover if Still in Business

Day 4  Create Your Own Michigan Advertisement


Day 1:  Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources

View the PowerPoint about primary and secondary sources.  Click here to view the PowerPoint on primary and secondary sources!

Have a class discussion about primary and secondary sources using the discussion questions at the end of the PowerPoint.