Desert Area Teaching American History Institute
Colonial America
May 24-25, 2004

8:15 AM Opening Discussion – Ideas for Using Day 1 Content in the Classroom
Results of Initial Institute Survey – Al Wolf
Next Steps for the DATAHI – Peg Hill
9:00 AM Primary Sources and Biographies-Meeting People from the Past
Tab Broyles
10:15 AM Break
10:30 AM Ann Ashby: “A Person from the Past”
11:00 AM Using Internet Resources to Bring the Past to Life.
11:30 AM Lunch
12:30 PM Teaching about Slavery-Tab Broyles, Sheila Arnold Background-Trans-Atlantic Passage, Laws, Life in the 18th-Century, Work, Resistance
1:45 PM Participants will have an opportunity to meet Old Bess
2:30 PM Break
2:45 PM Storytelling and Music-Sheila Arnold
3:30 PM Conclude