Students who struggle with academics often learn by seeing and doing. There are some great history sites that history teachers around the country know of. Now let's take it one step further using them for the pictures to tell the stories. Use pictures of people and events. Students can make a time line with the pictures. When testing knowledge, students can match the picture to the correct event. Here are just some of the pictures that can be used by students.
The History Place
The American Revolution
Paul Revere's Ride
George Washington takes commend of the Continental Army.
The signing of the Declaration of Independence.
The Declaration of Independence is read from the east balcony of the State House in Boston, Massachusetts.