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WHAT ARE PRIMARY vs. SECONDARY SOURCES?. PRIMARY SOURCES :. Created by those who eye-witnessed the events of the past,. and who participate in the present.

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What are primary vs secondary sources

WHAT ARE PRIMARY vs. SECONDARY SOURCES?


What are primary vs secondary sources

PRIMARY SOURCES :

Created by those

who eye-witnessed the

events of the past,


And who participate in the present

and who participatein the present...


What are some primary sources that provide a permanent record about your own life

What are some primary sources that provide a permanent record about your own life?


Birth certificate school report card diaries family photos letters to friends etc

Birth Certificate, School Report Card, Diaries, Family Photos,Letters to Friends,etc.


What are primary vs secondary sources

Understanding Geography

involves “questioning”

and “searching”…

Listening to eye-witness accounts of important events around the world.


What are primary vs secondary sources

The ultimate challenge is to use primary sources to understand an event better through the eyes of the people who lived it.


What do you think has just happened

What do you think has just happened?


What types of primary sources help us understand geography

WHAT TYPES OF PRIMARY SOURCES help us understand GEOGRAPHY ?


What are primary vs secondary sources

1. Visual Documents:

Include photographs, films, paintings, posters, etc.


Satellite and shuttle images

Satellite and Shuttle Images


What are primary vs secondary sources

MAPS…


What are primary vs secondary sources

CARTOONS…


What are primary vs secondary sources

2. Artifacts:

The everyday tools

and objects we use at

home, at work, etc.


Incan ruins peru

Incan Ruins, Peru


3 written documents include government records newspapers editorials diaries letters etc

3. Written Documents…Include government records, newspapers, editorials, diaries, letters,etc.


What are primary vs secondary sources

Personal

Papers…

Letter from Castro to FDR


Newspaper firsthand reports

Newspaper Firsthand Reports


Government documents diplomatic recognition of israel 1948

Government Documents…diplomatic recognition of Israel, 1948


What are primary vs secondary sources

Rule # 1.

All primary sources are subjective…

What we read about is merely someone’s interpretation of the past or the present...


What are primary vs secondary sources

Every source is biased in some way…

But even biased and opinionated sources can give us important insight about the present and the past.


What can primary sources tell us

WHAT CAN PRIMARY SOURCES TELL US?


How landforms were created

How landforms were created…


What are primary vs secondary sources

The effect of natural events on our resources…


What are primary vs secondary sources

The effect of man-made events on our

lives…


See how humans alter the land

See how humans alter the land…


And transform it

And transform it.


Understand different cultures

Understand different cultures…


Comparing common experiences

Comparing common experiences…


How people live and thrive in difficult situations

How people live and thrive in difficult situations…


How holidays are celebrated

How holidays are celebrated…


How the arts express different people s cultures

How the arts express different people’s cultures…


See our influence in other cultures

See our influence in other cultures…


What are primary vs secondary sources

See democracy working in other nations(Black South Africans’ line up to vote in their first elections)


Or how democratic practices are in need military rule and civil war zaire 1990s

Or how democratic practices are in need (military rule and civil war, Zaire, 1990s)


Witness news events firsthand return of elian gonzales to cuba

Witness news events firsthand…(Return of Elian Gonzales to Cuba)


Empathizing with victims funeral for child victim of west bank violence israel

Empathizing with victims…(funeral for child victim of West Bank violence, Israel)


Seeing causes for conflicts afghani fighters against soviet invasion 1980s

Seeing causes for conflicts(Afghani fighters against Soviet invasion, 1980s)


Understanding other viewpoints protesting military bases in puerto rico

Understanding other viewpoints(Protesting military bases in Puerto Rico)


What are primary vs secondary sources

Challenging a stereotype?


Understand america s involvement in other nations

Understand America’s involvement in other nations…


Seeing political leaders in action

Seeing political leaders in action…


And leader s influence on their people s lives

And leader’s influence on their people’s lives…


See ourselves through other s eyes

See ourselves through other’s eyes…


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