The Importance of the Printing Press: Snowy Range Academy, 1st Grade

What is the printing press? What do you think a printing press would do? First version developed in China 1,000 years ago. Modern printing press was invented in Germany by Johannes Gutenberg in the 1400s (more than 600 years ago). … Continue reading “The Importance of the Printing Press: Snowy Range Academy, 1st Grade”

HSI, Day 4: Ethics of Banning Books, Audio Gathering Tips, & Interview Day

Class Discussion: Ethics of Banning Books Our initial discussion today deals with commonly banned/challenged books. First, let’s look at a list of books that are commonly banned. As you can see, the reasons often deal with foul language, racism, sexually … Continue reading “HSI, Day 4: Ethics of Banning Books, Audio Gathering Tips, & Interview Day”