Inaugurations - Examples of US Presidential Inaugural speeches and events. Digital video,
primary documents. President Obama's 2nd Inauguration is included, as well as earlier Presidents such as Coolidge, Roosevelt, Truman, Eisenhower...
Abraham Lincoln including primary source documents and ebooks
Migrant families in the United States - text set
Understanding more about Japan -
This is a sample of titles for students studying Japan. Some of the titles are from series that include books from other countries. It includes everything from general books about the geography and country of Japan to primary documents, and digital video about World War II. Chose what fits your classroom. Don't forget online databases such as CultureGrams to find more resources on countries. The series of interviews at CultureGrams would allow your students to compare points of view about a country. Find at www.iowaaeaonline.org
Arab Spring - Resource list that is only digital video.
****After adding the Resource List on Arab Spring, we want to point out to you that there are often additional options! The power of using Media Resources is that beyond the digital video examples of the Arab Spring (above), there are often online databases that fit. In this case, check out CQ Researcher. A new report in Feb. 2013 is about this very topic.
Unrest in the Arab World
By Kenneth Jost