Find primary source documents and teaching activities related to protecting and expanding rights in America in commemoration of Bill of Rights Day on December 15.
As the Pearl Harbor anniversary approaches, we're sharing historical documents, posters, photographs, and more related to the attack and its impact on U.S. History. On DocsTeach, the online tool for teaching with documents from the National Archives, you can find primary sources like maps and speeches – even images taken by the Japanese military during … Continue reading Pearl Harbor Primary Sources & Teaching Activities
Find primary sources and online teaching activities for the Great Depression and New Deal on DocsTeach.
In the new teaching activity "Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation," students learn the origins of Thanksgiving, then examine President Lincoln’s 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation that created a national holiday.
Access primary sources and teaching activities for the Progressive Era, the 1920s, immigration, and a changing America at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century.
Find resources for teaching about American Indians and the history of Native Communities in relation to the Federal Government.
Find primary sources and teaching activities for World War I on our DocsTeach World War I page.
Find resources for teaching K-5 students, including primary sources, online teaching activities, and virtual programs.
Find primary sources and teaching activities related to elections and voting on our new DocsTeach page.
Check out newly published online teaching activities that focus on some of the most famous patent records and inventions in our holdings.