Google News Archive

Here is a tool that I have been exploring and showing teachers how to use for a while now and it’s high time I shared it with you, my readers. Google news provides you with the ability to search their archives going all the way back to the late 1800s. ┬áThis is a...

Teaching the Civil War Podcast Episode 7

  [powerpress]     Thanks for staying subscribed to my podcast and I hope you enjoy listening. In this episode I discuss some ways teachers can use various Google tools to find resources for teaching the Civil War. Feedback on the show? email me at...

Read Books on the Civil War Online

As many of you already know, Google has begun to scan and make books available online, including full versions of books. These books are copyright free and can be downloaded for your reading pleasure. In addition to these books, there are also some books where the...

Google Time Line Feature

Thanks to Chris C over at the Sparks of Hope Blog for this one: Did you know that Google has a timeline feature? Go to Google.com and type the following into the search box: civil war view:timeline Or you can click HERE This will give you a timeline of the Civil War....