This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2012-07-02.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 0
This resource is a PPT presentation that accompanies the lesson on American's Earliest Political Cartoons. The presentation includes a series of political cartoons from the Revolutionary period. In addition to the images, there are content slides that provide context and analysis of the cartoons. It might be helpful to make hard copies of the cartoons for students to analyze at their desks.
June 22, 2012
I really love visual discovery. To some, having kids look at a picture and then answer questions about it may seem pointless, but I think it's a fantastic way for…
June 21, 2012
Great job, Louis! I think that the best way to teach about media in the past is to show the students materials from the past, which you do with the…
June 21, 2012
I think this is a very good lesson plan since students are learning about early American politics and history through the use of political cartoons. This lesson is interesting because…
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Reflections of America’s Founding Principles in Mass Media
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