Grades 3-6. Introduces students to archives, primary sources, and secondary sources. This flexible unit includes nine lessons in which students document their own learning experiences by creating, describing, and organizing primary sources. Each student’s personal papers are aggregated into a class archive that is then described in a mock finding aid.
One of the first large-scale philanthropic foundations in the United States was created out of industrial wealth and came to reach around the globe.
A short-lived environmental research program in the 1970s was an early foray into climate change funding.
Rockefeller Foundation agriculture programs begun in Mexico achieved global reach through four major research institutes. Building them was the result of partnership.