We're happy to share some recent improvements we've made to DocsTeach.org, our online tool for teaching with documents from the National Archives! New Analyzing Documents Tool We're very excited about our first new activity tool since we launched DocsTeach almost seven years ago! Create activities with the Analyzing Documents tool to teach students the process of document … Continue reading New Features on DocsTeach
This new infographic explains basic facts about the public’s rights under the Freedom of Information Act and what to expect during the FOIA process.
Students will explore the consequences of the 18th Amendment, that prohibited “the manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors for beverage purposes.”
Students learn about the pioneering Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo space programs that set the foundation for the modern space program and played an integral role in the Cold War.
Two new WWI teaching activities introduce students to artists employed to show the war to Americans back home.
Students match primary sources to clauses from Article I of the U.S. Constitution that detail six powers of Congress in our newest online activity.
Start teaching the history of a Native American tribe or tribes using American Indian Treaties and our online tools.
Our new webpages yield primary sources related to American Indians and teaching and research tools.
Newly digitized primary sources and online teaching activities related to education equality are available on DocsTeach.
We commemorate the 70th anniversary with an activity focusing on two documents related to the Allied invasion of June 6, 1944.