Learning How to Think

ways to make sense of it all

Ask questions about what you see

  • Sourcing
  • Contextual using
  • Close reading
  • Using background knowledge
  • Reading the silences
  • Corroborating

History is an Argument for What Facts Should or Shouldn't Mean

Even when people can piece together the basic story of what happened, they rarely agree about what it means or what caused it.