Skip to main content

Home/ SLAVConnects/ Group items tagged history

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Rhondda Powling

Digital Collections and Services: Access to print, pictorial and audio-visual collectio... - 0 views

  •  
    You can explore (US) historical pictures, maps, and more in the digital collections from the Library of Congress. The option to download of images is available. Any citation must be created by the user.
    "The LOC concentrates on its most rare collections and those unavailable anywhere else. The services are a gateway to a growing treasury of digitized photographs, manuscripts, maps, sound recordings, motion pictures, and books, as well as "born digital" materials such as Web sites. In addition, the Library maintains and promotes the use of digital library standards and provides online research and reference service"
Rhondda Powling

NYPL Digital Collections - 0 views

  •  
    You can explore historical pictures and documents that have been digitized from the NYPL's collection. They are in the Public domain. You only need to click on the picture to access its page. You can download links on the right, The citation details are on the left, under the picture.
Rhondda Powling

Google Arts & Culture - 0 views

  •  
    A useful resource. An aggregator like Google Cultural Institute can bring together collections from multiple institutions from around the world.
Rhondda Powling

4 Strategies to Bring History to Life For Students | Getting Smart - 0 views

  •  
    "You can tansform students from passive to active learners through the power of archives. Timelines, textbooks, PowerPoint presentations and even Wikipedia articles have a role in learning about the past, but it is time to open the archives and unleash the power of primary sources to bring history to life. " 4 strategies for educators explained.
Rhondda Powling

Historical Inquiry: 20+ Creative Ways History Teachers Can use Primary Sources @coolcat... - 0 views

  •  
    "Historical inquiry helps make history class exciting. History teachers can use primary sources in creative, exciting ways to make history come alive. Many people in history might be dead, but your teaching doesn't have to be. Let's dive in. What is historical inquiry? How can it be used to teach history? How can you use technology, creativity, and exciting projects to teach history? The post explains how."
Camilla Elliott

Timeline JS - Beautifully crafted timelines that are easy, and intuitive to use. - 2 views

  •  
    Create a spreadsheet in Google Docs which converts to timeline when you save to the web via Timeline JS
  •  
    This looks like a useful tool
Rhondda Powling

World Digital Library Home - 0 views

  •  
    The World Digital Library hosts more than 10,000 primary documents and images from collections around the world. It is sponsored by UNESCO and the mission is to promote the study and understanding of cultures. The WDL can be searched by date, era, country, continent, topic, and type of resource. There are a lot of maps and images as well as text documents.
Camilla Elliott

WhatWasThere - Put history in its place! - 0 views

  •  
    Add your photos from any time period to the map to build up a history of the location.
Camilla Elliott

Australian Curriculum History Units | HTAA - 0 views

  •  
    "AC History Units presents 8 units developed by the History Teachers' Association of Australia to support teachers in the implementation of the Australian Curriculum: History "
Camilla Elliott

National Portrait Gallery, Canberra - Home - 0 views

  •  
    Australian history portraits
1 - 12 of 12
Showing 20 items per page