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TR-259293-18
Classroom Connections
Kevin McFadden, University of Virginia

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=TR-259293-18

“To Be A Citizen? The History of Becoming American.” (Web Resources)
Title: “To Be A Citizen? The History of Becoming American.”
Author: Charlie Shelton-Ormond
Abstract: Around three quarters of a million people applied to be American Citizens in 2017. But what does citizenship actually mean? The way Americans have defined citizenship has changed over time and many have found their citizenship challenged, undermined, resisted and even revoked. On this episode of BackStory, Brian, Nathan and Joanne discover the path to citizenship has never been easy.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://www.backstoryradio.org/shows/to-be-a-citizen/
Primary URL Description: Backstory podcast: “To Be A Citizen? The History of Becoming American.”

“Divided States of America? The History of An Often Disjointed Union.” (Web Resources)
Title: “Divided States of America? The History of An Often Disjointed Union.”
Author: Matt Darroch
Abstract: Google the phrase “divided America” and you’ll find numerous, stories, opinion pieces and even psychological theories on why we’re so disconnected. From race and class to gender and politics, it seems that Americans can’t see eye-to-eye – to the point that a recent NBC News headline stated, “Americans are divided over everything except division.” On this episode, Ed, Nathan and Joanne look at other times in history when Americans were split.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://www.backstoryradio.org/shows/divided-states-of-america/
Primary URL Description: Backstory podcast: “Divided States of America? The History of An Often Disjointed Union.”

"To Be a Citizen?" Backstory podcast Lesson Set (Web Resources)
Title: "To Be a Citizen?" Backstory podcast Lesson Set
Author: Michael Gurlea
Abstract: Classroom resource guide to accompany BackStory Classroom Connections podcast "To Be a Citizen?"
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://www.backstoryradio.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2019/01/CC1-Citizenship.pdf

"Divided States of America?" Backstory podcast lesson set (Web Resources)
Title: "Divided States of America?" Backstory podcast lesson set
Author: Michael Gurlea
Abstract: Classroom connections lesson set to accompany "Divided States of America?" episode
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://www.backstoryradio.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2019/01/CC2-Divided-America.pdf

"To Be a Citizen?" Backstory classroom resource video (Web Resources)
Title: "To Be a Citizen?" Backstory classroom resource video
Author: Backstory
Abstract: This video accompanies BackStory episode “To be a Citizen? The History of Becoming American,” the first episode in the Classroom Connections series. "To be a Citizen?" explores how different Americans have defined “citizenship” through the centuries. The episode and related resources are funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities This video uses the chunking method to reinforce key ideas and concepts. A companion lesson set is also available.
Year: 2018


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