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History Matters: The US Survey Course on the Web
Grade Range: 9-12
Resource Type(s): Reviewed Websites
Date Posted: 9/10/2008
History Matters, is a project of the American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning of the City University of New York and the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University. This site serves as a gateway to web resources and offers unique teaching materials, first-person primary documents, and guides to analyzing historical evidence. Much of the materials focuses in on the lives of ordinary Americans, and actively involves students in analyzing and interpreting evidence.