Twain on Topic

2014, Mark Twain, mike sabala

Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) lived throughout most of the 19th century and was a very prolific writer.  He was involved in many of the major historical events during his lifetime which as a result, makes him a great source of information relating to that time period.  Although Samuel Clemens is obviously very opinionated and usually gives only one point of view regarding a topic, his writings are still very beneficial in gaining perspective to historical events during his lifetime.T

Introduction to the Lewis and Clark Expedition

8th grade, corps of discovery, lewis and clark, mike sabala, primary sources

The students will realize the magnitude of Corps of Discovery’s mission and use Thomas Jefferson's letter to Captain Lewis to understand the Corps oobjectives

Civil War Photo Story

8th grade, civil war, eighth grade, mike sabala, photographs, primary sources