Student and teacher

Student Projects

History Harvest* is a community-based research project model that affords students opportunities to:

  • MixtecAgricultureDevelop grade-level appropriate research skills and a sense of historical empathy.
  • Conduct original research through analysis of documents and artifacts.
  • Utilize primary sources to explore connections among the students, the school community, and the community-at-large.
  • Preserve and share previously unknown or under-appreciated artifacts for presentation to the community and for inclusion in a unique digital archive of the “peopleʼs history.”

History Harvest for the Rio School District

*Adapted from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of History’s History Harvest, an open, digital archive of historical artifacts gathered from communities across the United States.

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