The lesson focuses on the book, Doggone Dogs by Karen Beaumont; illustrated by David Catrow. Students will focus on the illustrations in the book and how they enhance the text and offer more detail than the words.
This collection uses primary sources to explore the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878. Digital Public Library of America Primary Source Sets are designed to help students develop their critical thinking skills and draw diverse material from libraries, archives, and museums across the United States. Each set includes an overview, ten to fifteen primary sources, links to related resources, and a teaching guide. These sets were created and reviewed by the teachers on the DPLA's Education Advisory Committee.