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NPS NPS TwHP Zumbrota Covered Bridge, Fire Island Light House, Mesa Verde, Charleston Market

 

TwHP Lesson Pedagogy

(Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, N.H.)

Contents

Teaching with Historic Places and the Inquiry Method

Teaching with Historic Places in Real Classrooms

 

 

 

 

 

Teaching with Historic Places and the Inquiry Method

Chilkoot Trail, Alaska
(Library of Congress)


Historic Places and the Inquiry Method: Analyzing Evidence from a Teaching with Historic Places Lesson Plan

Preparing to Use Place in Historical Inquiry: Creating an Inquiry Lesson

Sample Methods Lesson Using Historic Places

 

 

 

Teaching with Historic Places in Real Classrooms

Trail of Tears
(National Park Service)


Leska Foster, West Virginia teacher

Why Use TwHP? When Opportunity Knocks . . .

Case Study #1: TwHP Lessons, State Standards, and Teaching Techniques

Case Study #2: Reading / Language Arts Integration Activities

 

 

Fort McHenry
(Courtesy of Maryland Governor's Office)


Paul LaRue, Ohio teacher

Less is More: Teaching Strategies Using TwHP Lesson Plans

Case Study #1: Use of Primary Documents and Critical Thinking Skills

Case Study #2: Outside the Traditional History Lesson

 

 

(National Park Service)


James Percoco, Virginia teacher

Jumping Into the Fray with Teaching with Historic Places

Case Study #1: Reeling Students into History: Using Films Creatively

Case Study #2: Applied History: Placing Students in the Past

 

 

NPS NPS TwHP Zumbrota Covered Bridge, Fire Island Light House, Mesa Verde, Charleston Market