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Use the Screws to Help Identify the Age of Your Furniture - This is an early machine-cut screw, a vast improvement over the handmade example. Like the handmade version, it is still cylindrical with no taper or point but the threads are consistent and sharp. But the head still has a problem. It was still handmade at this point, circa 1815-1820, and the slot was still hand cut and off center.

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High School World History Activities

Show your students that world history is a cool subject.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Music History for Kids-Kinda cool site with biographies and links to cool activites for Music History

Historical Writing Prompt<< Could be a vampire murderer. And all the murders are actually bad people, but since it's a murder they have to figure out who killed them. Of course, the vampire is still alive, but no longer killing and Gabe it up years ago, and now just steals a food bag from the hospital every once and a while. And suddenly, when they're enjoying some food, they notice the headline of the newspaper and it's the face cream, a matching fingerprint, and a picture of them.

In Case You Slept Through High School, Here's 170 Years Of American History In One Amazing GIF >>>> this is so cool.

U.S. history apps that are "revolutionizing" education. I have the Civil War App, and it is so amazing it is hard to describe! It is based on a day by day exploration into what was happening...includes letters from both northern and southern people involved in the war, newspaper articles and more. It is a treasure of primary source materials!

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Back to School Activity for history - Why Study History Collaborative Activity

What if the students told you why history is of value? Start your history class off with this back to school activity in which students persuade you (and others) why we study history in this collaborative project. Great way to kick off the year, and you will have cool posters to share on back to school night!

I NEED TO PIN THIS AGAIN, BECAUSE I REALIZED HE'S TALKING TO HER AS A NATION, HE'S SO CUTE ASDFGHJKL//15 year old Elizabeth Eckford of the Little Rock Nine being escorted by 101st Airborne Division America. (I pick Eckford because she in most of the pictures and she got a BA in history.)<<IM NOT READY FOR THIS KIND OF EMOTIONAL PAIN