DocsTeach, our online tool for teaching with documents, is full of primary sources and tools for teaching about the Vietnam War.
After World War II, the United States fostered cultural exchange in the interest of diplomacy. We have a number of online learning activities to explore this time period.
Check out these online resources for teaching American history or government to high school students.
Check out these online activities and lesson plans from around the National Archives and Presidential Libraries for teaching civics or American history to Middle School students.
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Ready-to-use strategies for helping students work with newly digitized WWI-era primary sources featured in the new Remembering WWI app
Posters and cards distributed on the homefront provide an engaging way to introduce students to World War I.
Today we shine a spotlight on WWI and WWII victory gardens through home front propaganda.
Two new WWI teaching activities introduce students to artists employed to show the war to Americans back home.
I don’t know if it says something about me, but I have always been fascinated with propaganda posters. When I was in the classroom, I probably spent more time than I had to focusing on the various symbols, messages, and styles the US government used during World War I and World War II to gain … Continue reading Propaganda Posters and the Common Core