A new resource from the National Archives – Milestone Documents – provides access to primary sources that highlight pivotal moments in the course of American history and government.
Join us on Saturday, September 25th for this online event for kids aged 8–12 and their families!
Our new World War II page includes hundreds of primary sources and teaching activities!
Read about two students who researched visual sources to create a National History Day documentary about attorney Minoru Yasui.
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.
This primary source-based workbook helps students explore concepts found in the Bill of Rights.
Engage students in classroom discussions about due process and the Fifth Amendment using primary sources about Japanese-American "relocation" during WWII.
A petition created by Alaska Native women during World War II can help students understand the right of the people to “petition for redress of grievances.”
Have you ever used current events to pique students' interest? Leveraged your students' hobbies to guide which primary sources you offer up for analysis? Do you have baseball fans in your classroom? We've got a brand new resource full of primary source documents, photographs, video, audio, and more. It's a free eBook we published just in … Continue reading Play Ball! (Primary Sources Edition)