Author:
Emily Wilson
Subject:
World History
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Level:
High School
Tags:
  • East India
  • Historical Perspectives
  • History
  • Imperialism
  • Indigenous People
  • Media literacy
  • east-india
  • historical-perspectives
  • history
  • imperialism
  • indigenous-people
  • media-literacy
  • wa-social-studies
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Downloadable docs

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    Analyzing The Roots & Effects of New Imperialism Though Historical Documents of Different Perspectives

    Analyzing  The Roots & Effects of New Imperialism Though Historical Documents of Different Perspectives

    Overview

    Description: The attached unit has incorporated Media Literacy for Social Studies by scaffolding a variety of primary source document activities of varying perspectives on New Imperialism (1850-1914) which allow the studnt to identify possible bias or misinformation. The guided questions which accompany the primary sources ask the student to explain differing responses and to think critically about why those responses may be different depending on the context. 

    Media Literacy for Social Studies - New Imperialism: World History

    New Imperialism: Does Might Make Right?
    1870-1914

    Media Literacy in Social Studies

    Created June 28, 2020 by Emily Wilson 

     

    Description: The attached unit has incorporated Media Literacy for Social Studies by scaffolding a variety of primary source document activities of varying perspectives which allow the student to identify possible bias or misinformation. The guided questions which accompany the primary sources ask the student to explain differing responses and to think critically about why those responses may be different depending on the context.