NY State Standards
ELA1, ELA3, SST1, SST2
How Do We Know What Happened in the Past?, Lesson 1
Subjects Social Studies, English/Language Arts
Grade 4th Grade
Author Noel MacCarry, Pequenakonck Elementary School, North Salem, NY
Students learn about ways historians gather information about the past and discuss examples of primary and secondary sources. This lesson is the first in a series of lessons designed to lay the groundwork for studying the role of Westchester County in the American Revolution.