1. PBS Learning Media
    • Resource ID: PBS458
    • Grade Range: 3–5
    • Subject: Social Studies

    In this video segment from Nature, we learn that dogs were the first creatures to be domesticated. Ancient people thought of dogs as creatures of magic and as spiritual guardians. Dogs were often sacrificed and buried with people to protect them with their magical powers.

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    • Resource ID: TXLS161
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Social Studies

    Students will critically read a primary source in order to identify and explain the impact of Washington’s Farewell Address.