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Program Flyer: Snapshots in Time, Virginia in the 20th Century

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Content Provider   HistoryConnects from the Virginia Historical Society  2012-13 Honorable Mention
Contact Information   Evan Liddiard
eliddiard@vahistorical.org
428 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA  23220
United States
Phone: (804) 342-9689
Program Type   Individual Program
Program Rating      based on 1 evaluation(s).
Target Audience   Education: Kindergarten, Grade(s): 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners, University, Public Library: Library Patrons, Retirement Communities
Maximum Number of Participants   No maximum, but we suggest no more than 30 students.
Minimum Number of Participants   1
Primary Disciplines   Fine Arts, Problem Solving, Social Studies/History, Standards
Secondary Disciplines   Fine Arts, Problem Solving, Social Studies/History
Program Description   "Snapshots in Time" is an in-depth examination of digitized images from the Virginia Historical Society's collection that can be used to address themes in post–1865 Virginia and American history. These images address historical themes such as education, industrialization, urbanization, transportation, and the changing roles of women.
Program Format   Students will be introduced to the idea of photographs as an important historical primary source. The instructor will lead them through several photographs, fostering a process of inquiry and providing background information. Students examine the changes that took place over the first half of the twentieth century.
Objectives   1. Students will be able to analyze & interpret primary source materials.
2. Students will be able to identify & define primary versus secondary sources.
3. Students will be able to track social changes in education, industrialization, urbanization, transportation,
and changing social roles for women and African Americans in Virginia and the south in the early 20th
century.
4. Students will understand the role ordinary Americans played in the making of American history.
National/Common Core Standards to which this program aligns   Historical Thinking Standards:
Standard 2: Historical Comprehension
Standard 3: Historical Analysis and Interpretation

Our programs are aligned with both national standards and Virginia Standards of Learning. While our programs can be tailored to suit learners of any age, they are initially designed for students in upper elementary and secondary schools.
State/Regional Standards to which this program aligns   Virginia Standards of Learning:
1. Modernization
VS.8c – describing the importance of railroads, new industries, and the growth of cities to Virginia's economic development.
VS.9a – describing the economic and social transition from a rural, agricultural society to a more urban, industrial society, including the reasons people came to Virginia from other states and countries.
VS.10c – explaining how advances in transportation, communications, and technology have contributed to Virginia's prosperity and role in the global economy.
2. Struggle for equalityVS.8b – identifying the effects of segregation and "Jim Crow" on life in Virginia for whites, African Americans, and American Indians.
VS.9c – identifying the social and political events in Virginia linked to desegregation and Massive Resistance and their relationship to national history.
VS.9d – identifying the political, social, and/or economic contributions made by Maggie Walker, Harry F. Byrd, Sr., Oliver W. Hill, Sr., Arthur R. Ashe, Jr., A. Linwood Holton, Jr., and L. Douglas Wilder.

Our programs are aligned with both national standards and Virginia Standards of Learning. While our programs can be tailored to suit learners of any age, they are initially designed for students in upper elementary and secondary schools.
Program Length   50-60 minutes
By Request   This program is available by request ONLY
Date/Time Notes   Programs are available Monday through Thursday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Eastern time.

If these times do not work for your group, please contact Evan Liddiard at eliddiard@vahistorical.org and we will make every effort to find a convenient time for your program.
Program Cost   Multipoint Cost: $100.00
Point to Point Cost: $100.00
By Request Cost: $100.00
Program Fee Notes   This program is offered at $50 for schools within the state of Virginia.
Cancellation Policy   We will not charge for programs cancelled du to nature i.e. snow days. The full fee will be charged to sites which cancel with less than 48 hours notice.
Is recording allowed?   No
Program Delivery Mode(s)   Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Skype, iChat, FieldTripZoom, Vidyo, Movi/Jabber, Blue Jeans, etc...)
Minimum Technology Specifications for sites connecting to this provider   All schools will dial into the VHS.

We require a test call one week prior to the videoconference session.

IP address: 38.68.255.194

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