Analyzing Primary Source VIDEO: America at Work, America at Leisure: Motion Pictures from 1894 to 1915

Today we are going to look  at  film  beginning in the  late  1800’s  to  1915.

  1. CLICK HERE to access the collection
  2. spend 10 minutes viewing videos.  Choose one video to focus on.
  3. Complete the worksheet and be sure and label the paper with the title of the video.
  4. Turn it in, view more videos OR return your computer and checkout books. Your choice.

Use the image below if you feel stuck or need some help with completing your analysis worksheet.


This week is the Hour of Code event.  All across the world students and life long learners everywhere are learning a bit about computer programming through the awesome games available at CODE.ORG.

Despite the fact that all third through seventh grade students are currently involved in working toward 10 hours of coding, we are going to have some fun with HOUR OF CODE this week too.


So click the image below and let’s get started…