The Little Free Library app for iOS and Android mobile devices makes it easy for users to find little library locations near them. They can get directions to the nearest ones, create routes, and save their favorites. They can also track the libraries they visit, using the check-ins feature.
A section of the app lets Little Free Library stewards edit their library’s listing in real time. They can add new photos, update their library’s story, include social media links, enable a guestbook for their visitors, and much more.
Little Free Library help docs provide answers to dozens of common questions, as well as an introduction to key features in the app. Cost: Free
Ken Burns and his collaborators have been creating historical documentary films for more than 40 years. Known for a signature style that brings primary source documents, images, and archival video footage to life on screen, these films present the opportunity to pose thought-provoking questions for students and introduce new ideas, perspectives, and primary sources.
On November 8, 2022, people across the country voted in the nation’s midterm elections. Facing History has created a collection of short, easily digestible resources to help teachers and their students enhance their media literacy skills.
As Thanksgiving approaches, teachers have the opportunity to engage their students in meaningful discourse about history and how it is remembered. Here are some resources to embrace a new approach to Thanksgiving.