Secondary source analysis assignment a 2-page paper (double-spaced, 12-point times roman, one-inch margins) on the article by robert m citino, “military histories old and new: a reintroduction” (2007) the goal of the essay is to explain what citino argues—and why and how. This assignment requires students to define the differences between primary and secondary sources, analyze primary sources within a text, and research different kinds of bias that can be found in both primary and secondary sources this assignment is organized into three sections. Individual choice primary source assignment [i picking a source] [ii researching and writing] [style and grammar] [iii a copy of your primary source (or a url link to the specific pages you consulted) should be attached to the essay, but you will not need to attach copies of any secondary materials b oth primary and secondary.
Accessibility statement the district is committed to ensuring accessibility of its website for students, parents, and members of the community with disabilities. A secondary source contrasts with a primary source, which is an original source of the information being discussed a primary source can be a person with direct knowledge of a situation, or a document created by such a person. Hist 201 f 2009: assignment #3 p 2 hints for finding primary and secondary sources: see the instructions for assignment 2 for some hints about finding primary and secondary sources. Secondary sources often are defined in contrast to primary sources in a primary source, an author shares his or her original research—whether it be case study findings, experiment results, interview materials, or clinical observations.
This assignment is intended to develop your skills in criticizing secondary sources for this assignment, you will analyze joseph klaits’s essay, “witchcraft trials and absolute monarchy in alsace” (e-reserve. Primary vs secondary sources your instructors may require you to use more primary sources than secondary sources for your research discover the identifying characteristics and advantages of primary and secondary (and tertiary) sources with this guide. A great four (4) page worksheet about the bombing of pearl harbor and the subsequent declaration of war by the us on japan the assignment combines five (5) primary sources and secondary source information with 9 questions students need to answer. Secondary sources assignment by: troy zaremba, abraham eugenio, and junsuh park how do our sources stack up adoption-reactive attachment disorder. Assignment #6 secondary sources by srishti lulla use various card catalogs to identify the five best secondary source books you can procure these are not encyclopedias or reference sources.
A secondary source is any source about an event, period, or issue in history that was produced after that event, period or issue has passed aside from a textbook, the most commonly assigned secondary source is a scholarly monograph - a volume on a specific subject in the past, written by an expert. The secondary source integration asks you to revisit your work in the primary source analysis and the annotated bibliography you will expand or rethink your original analytical claims and integrate secondary evidence seamlessly and effectively into your own writing. Document analysis worksheets document analysis is the first step in working with primary sources teach your students to think through primary source documents for contextual understanding and to extract information to make informed judgments. Primary or secondary sources primary sources are the original materials or evidence to be analyzed, evaluated, contextualized, or synthesized in the research process. Written assignment based on primary sources: t h e mistake what about an eyewitness who records his or her recollections several s t a r-s p a n g l e d b a n n e r p r o j e c t t six primary resource documents are attached students should pick one of the documents what can secondary sources provide that primary sources generally don.
Primary sources lesson upper elementary school ©lower east side tenement museum big idea: primary source documents help us learn about people, places, and events from primary sources lesson plan. Primary sources are distinguished from secondary sources, which cite, comment on, or build upon primary sources generally, accounts written after the fact with the benefit (and possible distortions) of hindsight are secondary [2. Primary sources both primary and secondary sources are useful and can help you learn about the past in the strictest definition, primary sources are usually considered to be items like personal letters, diaries, records or other documents created during the period under study. Secondary source assignment 1the goal of this assignment is help you locate credible textual secondary sources while there are many potential sources you might use for any given assignment, not all sources are equally credible, or equally helpful. Primary and secondary sources anchor chary find this pin and more on educational resources by brigette evangelista identify artifacts and documents as either primary or secondary sources of historical data from which historical accounts are constructed.
In this assignment you will be writing a 10-12 page paper that advances a specific historical argument and supports it by citing primary and secondary sources in order to construct and present your argument, you will have to bring to bear all of the skills that you have been practicing this term. Assignment: primary source analysis primary sources form the base that supports historians’ reconstructions of the past to use primary sources with confidence, historians need to be alert to potential causes of bias, distortion, and inaccuracy in the sources this assignment will give you practice in ways to identify such causes choose. This sample assignment requires students to use primary and secondary sources to connect american history with the atlantic and pacific worlds and write a paper that focuses on the circulation of commodities, peoples, and ideas throughout those worlds. These other sources are generally primary and secondary sources there are numerous places to find both types of sources and there are benefits to including both in a research assignment staying safe on the world wide web from imagine easy solutions on vimeo.
Outline assignment the next stage in your term paper or lesson plan is the outline assignment for term paper people, this will be an actual outline for lesson plan people, it will be a critical introduction either way, the key thing to remember is that your next assignment must reflect your reading of secondary sources on your play. This is a secondary source because it was a written letter the diary of anne frank - the published diary of a teenage girl who experiences the holocaust first hand this is a primary source because it is a written record your world history textbook or an encyclopedia.