Beyond the Oregon Trail by quAf07

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									Beyond the Oregon Trail           Facilitator Guide
Website evaluation: January, 2010

Page Website                                                  Evaluation
III  www.beyondtheoregontrail.com                             Site not updated. For up-to-date information on Beyond the
                                                              Oregon Trail Curriculum contact us through our UUR email:
                                                              understandracism@qwestoffice.net.
5     http://www.tolerance.org/teach/index.jsp                Just go to www.tolerance.org
                                                              A wealth of resources for teachers at all levels in many subjects
5     http://www.rethinkingschools.org                        Great resources. Subscription required for full access.
                                                              Magazine also available.
15    http://www.tolerance.org/teens/dialogue.jsp             “Mix It Up” day plus many lesson plans and activities
15    http://pubs.cas.psu.edu/Freepubs/pdfs/ui335.pdf         7 activities for teaching about diversity
15    http://diversity.cce.cornell.edu/toolbox/youth.htm      Youth-related activities with 4-H
20    http://www.legislature.state.al (etc)                   “manifest destiny” reference materials (not lesson plans or
                                                              activities)
20    Google “Oregon Trail”                                   Provides access to many sites
20    http://www.pbs.org/weta/thewest/lesson_plans            10 lessons for middle and high school based on PBS
                                                              documentary The West. Includes lessons on Nez Perce and the
                                                              Dawes Act plus African Americans in the American West.
29    http://www.multcolib.org/homework/natamhc.html#legis    Provides laws and treaties as resources
29    http://www.hallman.org/indian/.www.html                 History of NW coasts: map plus one page of links to primary
                                                              sources
29    http://www.csusm.edu/nadp/index.html                    Excellent reference documents for late 19th century Native
                                                              American history, including Rogue River War and Siletz
                                                              Reservation documents
29    http://www.multcolib.org/homework/natamhc.html#nwtribes Many links to information on Native American tribes, including
                                                              Northwest
29    http://www.usgennet.org/alhnorus/ahorclak/indians.html  First People of Clackamas County plus links
29    http://www.lanecc.edu/library/don/siuslaw.htm           Article with references on Native Americans of Siuslaw and
                                                                  Lower Umpqua Valleys, Central Oregon coast
29   http://content.lib.washington.edu/aipnw/marr.html            Article on mission and boarding schools with discussion
                                                                  questions
29   http://www.chemawa.bia.edu/                                  website for the Chemawa Indian School in Salem
29   Tribal websites all work.
45   http://lcweb2loc.gov/ammem/aap/aaphome.html                Pamphlets, 1818-1907, regarding African American history
45   http://bluebook.state.or.us/cultural/history/history19.htm Article on Chinese Americans in Oregon
45   http://www.salemhistory.org/ethnic/ec01.htm                DOESN’T WORK. There is an article on Chinese in Oregon
                                                                at http://www.salemhistory.net/people/chinese_americans.htm
45   http://gesswhoto.com/chineseindex.html                     Index to early Chinese culture in Oregon
55   http://www.lib.washington.edu/exhibits/harmony/default.htm Japanese American Exhibit and Access Project
55   http://www.ccrh.org/comm/slough/japanese.htm               CHANGE htm to php to find Survival on the Slough
70   http://www.endoftheoregontrail.org/blackbios.html          Link to black pioneers no longer works, but you can search
                                                                the website to find it.
70   http://gesswhoto.com/paradise-index.html                   A history of blacks in Oregon, 1788-1940
70   http://www.usegennet.org/alhnorus/ahorclak/moregen.html    Ethnic links in Oregon history: many links provided
70   http://www.infography.com/content/971278350786.html        Print references regarding African American history in the NW
70   http://www.accessgenealogy.com/african/oregon/             DOESN’T WORK. Go to www.accessgenealogy.com and
                                                                search within the site.
84   http://www.lasculturas.com/lib/libOregon.php               Resources about Hispanic life and culture in Oregon
84   http://www.hispnews.com/                                   CHANGED TO http://www.elhispanicnews.com/
84   www.csusm.edu/csbs/www.book_eng.book_home?lang=SP DOESN’T WORK. Couldn’t find the article.
84   www.lanic.utexas.edu/                                      Latin American Network Information Center
97   http://www.embracingcultures.com/                          Maybe this website has changed? Relevance not clear.
97   www.pij-ppj.org                                            Institute for Peace and Justice: has broad mission related to
                                                                (primarily Christian) nonviolence and social justice.
97   http://www.racematters.org/oneamericadialogueguide.htm     The 1998 White House initiative promoting racial dialogue
97   www.adl.org                                                Anti-Defamation League fighting anti-Semitism and all forms
                                                                of bias-motivated hatred
97   http://www.nccj.org/                                       Website expired December 2009
121   www.teachingforchange.org             See especially Publications section: Anti-Bias Education for
                                            Young Children and Ourselves, Beyond Heroes and Holidays,
                                            and Putting the Movement Back Into Civil Rights Teaching
122   www.sacredlands.org                   The website exists, but I couldn’t find any reference to the
                                            video cited in the BTOT guide (“In Light of Reverence”)
                                            However, the film and lesson plans are available at
                                            http://www.pbs.org/pov/inthelightofreverence/lesson_plan.php
122   www.opb.org/lmd/infamy                CHANGE to
                                            http://www.opb.org/education/infamy/about.html
122   www.movingimages.com                  CHANGE to http://moving-image.com/ to purchase “Justice on
                                            the Table: Farmworkers ($25, 2003)
123   www.gsn.org                           Global School Network Foundation
123   www.ohs.org/education/oregonhistory   Oregon Historical Society website
123   www.westernstatescenter.org           Social justice education and training. Films for rent.

								
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