Here is the outline of what is covered in today’s video. All the links you need as well as the word of the day and your historian’s journal assignment can be found below.

1.0 – History of You

Driving Question: How are you part of history?

  • Do you ever think history is just about the past? Well, it’s never been more clear that we are in the middle of making history right now. Remember, you are a part of that process—a very important part!

Word of the Day: Scale

  • When we zoom in and out we’re changing scale: the degree of magnification, or perspective, used to measure time, space, and size.

Historian’s Journal Video

Watch this video to learn more about what a historian’s journal is… and what it isn’t!

Historian’s Journal Prompt

  • Today, take some time to document how your life has changed as a result of the COVID-19 global outbreak. You are a part of history, and it’s important to document your own experiences for future historians.
  • What are the top three things you would write about yourself and how you are personally responding to COVID-19?