Presentation on theme: "NHD Primary versus Secondary Sources"— Presentation transcript:
1 NHD Primary versus Secondary Sources What is the difference between primary and secondary sources?
2 SourcesYou must use at least 10 sources for this project. At least five of these sources must be primary sources.So what is the difference between primary and secondary sources? Let’s find out.
3 Secondary Source – A source created using primary and secondary sources. It is not time specific.
4 Primary Source – A source created by an eyewitness or participant of the historical event. It is time specific; think 1st hand account.
5 Here is a list of different types of sources Here is a list of different types of sources. Categorize each source as Primary or as Secondary by making a list for each type. Remember that each source may or may not appear in both categoriesBiography Newspaper article PhotographSpeech Film / Video Personal LetterDiary/ Journal Painting AutobiographyMagazine article Audio File Web Site