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Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion FINAL PROJECTS in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"I hope this is what you are looking for. I sure learned a lot in this class- thank you for that!SAlbertNationalArchivesFinal2.pdf"
Apr 2, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 9 Discussion in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"Wow, I'm amazed at the number of lesson plan ideas that are out there. I just can't believe it! I settled on a lesson from DocsTeach, and I'm really glad I am now taking Carol's next class on DocsTeach as there seems to be a lot of information in…"
Mar 24, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 8 in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"I looked at a few of the exhibits as I was so excited to see them with so much information just at the click of a button, but then focused in on Powers of Persuasion: Poster Art From WWII, as I thought this could be  great way to make history really…"
Mar 17, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 7 in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"I love what Carol said about the students and their well hidden cell phones. So true! I was just learning how to create podcasts with students, so I think if I were to do this with high school students I would let the students work in partners, and…"
Mar 3, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Robyn Dexter's discussion Individual people and NARA records in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"Thanks for the info. This is all so foreign to me!"
Feb 28, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 6 in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"Thanks for the PowerPoint - I actually ended up in ARC on accident the first time I was digging around the NARA website.  But, now that I know what I am doing..... Wow, another place I could spend a lot of time looking around.
I did many searches,…"
Feb 23, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 5 Discussion in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"Thanks for sharing- that is very interesting about the WWII film footage. And yes, what a great place we love that gives us access to all of this!"
Feb 22, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 5 Discussion in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"A Prologue article related to your topic (found by using the general search box at www.archives.gov

I have just been reading a book about Sheldon Jackson, so I just did a search with his name in the subject line.  I found a prologue about Sheldon…"
Feb 19, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 4 Discussion in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"My learning style shows I'm interpersonal, which I would agree with 100%.  One lesson I just did recently  (I think it is stolen from Kagan) that would work great would be to have students find and learn about any primary source of their choice.…"
Feb 12, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 3 Discussion in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"Okay - here it is. I also made mine in Word as I don't think anyone wants to see any of my drawings by hand.  It makes sense in my head so hopefully it makes sense to others!Sarah Archives Chart (Repaired).docx"
Feb 5, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 2 Discussion in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"As a high school counselor I don't really have any analysis tools that I use with students regularly, but I now have some more strategies to use with students as I am helping them with their class assignments. I found this exercise to be very…"
Jan 26, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Lesson 1 Discussion in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"As a counselor and the confidentiality of my work, records are something I've really struggled with - what to keep, what not to keep, what should be recorded, what shouldn't be. Every counselor seems to do it differently! As far as school records,…"
Jan 22, 2013
Sarah Albert replied to Carol Buswell's discussion Please tell us about yourselves in Research Basics with the National Archives, Winter '13
"Hello, my name is Sarah Albert and I am a Counselor at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks. I work with students grades 10-12. Lathrop is a very diverse school with a large "inner city" population of students, a large Military population, different…"
Jan 22, 2013