Daily Bookmarks 01/02/2008
Practical Uses of Math And Science (PUMAS) Home Page
Resources for K-12 educators with examples of real-world math and science
“Primary Source Investigations” Model Activity – Workshop 2
Lesson ideas for primary sources, grouped by media type. Multiple subjects represented, including some hard-to-find ideas like using political cartoons or historical maps to teach math concepts.
Political cartoons by Dr. Seuss (Theodor Geisel), published from 1941-1943. Browse in chronological order or by subject; no search available
Historical political cartoons from Harper’s Weekly, plus educational resources like lesson plans and connections to standards.
Comics and Political Cartoon Archives and Websites
Directory of online resources for comics and political cartoons (for the course I’m developing on online primary source material)