American Society

December 21, 2018 | Comments Off on American Society

This is a miniature lesson plan using digital tools. I made the choice of using YouTube because not only is it public, it is easily accessible. When history involves the public and technology it has to be simple. Also, videos are always under a time limit and as teachers are also under the same limitations, […]

My Wikipedia Edits

December 21, 2018 | Comments Off on My Wikipedia Edits

For my final project of the semester, I’ve decided to pursue a small matter of personal importance. This refers to the character of William K. Vanderbilt II, a later member of the Vanderbilt family and a well-known traveler and collector. Having been born 1873 and died in 1944, Vanderbilt had a number of interesting accomplishments […]

Historical Fiction Part 6

December 20, 2018 | Comments Off on Historical Fiction Part 6

As discussed as an option during the first class of the semester, this will be a piece of a semester-long project in which a historical fiction piece will be written. The excerpt continues on from where the first left off. PROMPT WRITE A HISTORICAL FICTION THAT SOMEHOW: directly considers questions of what history is how […]

History Podcasts

December 20, 2018 | Comments Off on History Podcasts

Rebecca Voisich There are so many interesting and different ways to learn and be exposed to history. It can of course be found within the walls of a school or university, or during a museum tour, however one of my favorite ways to learn about new things in history is through podcasts. While I think […]

History Podcasts

December 19, 2018 | Comments Off on History Podcasts

Podcasts have grown in popularity over the years and become vehicles for sharing complex and interesting information.  For commuters looking for an alternative to audio books or the radio, podcasts offer entertainment in small doses comparable to a favorite television program.  The variety available is astounding- almost any subject matter, fiction or non-fiction, a person […]

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