“The Case of the Student Teacher Gone Missing” is a customizable activity that asks students to solve a crime based on their analysis of evidence. First students must classify the twelve pieces of evidence as primary or secondary source evidence. Then students must decide which type of evidence they will use: primary or secondary, and explain why. Finally, students will analyze each piece of relevant evidence to draw conclusion about who the guilty teacher might be.
Documenting Your Sources: " must know why you need to inform reader of sources language comes from a source that is not your own original font makes it able to identify or locate source give credit to sources" pg.
Since part of viewing is research, I thought this collection of resrouces to teach primary and secondary sources at the elementary level would be great as a foundation for teaching kids research techniques.