|Friday, Jan 25, 2013 - 12:00 AM
"Using Primary Sources"
Kathleen Waffle teaches fifth grade at John Muir Elementary School in San Bruno, California, a workingclass suburb of San Francisco. In a unit on Colonial America, students examine an eighteenthcentury business through a case study of a successful silversmith who lived in Colonial Williamsburg. In small groups, students use primary source documents (advertisements) and artifacts to identify the business strategies used by the silversmith. D