We've created activities and ideas for teaching elementary age children. These resources focus on skills like sequencing and finding clues in historical objects, and topics like symbols and national monuments.
The Great Seal of the United States
The Great Seal of the United States is a symbol of our independent nation and its power. The 1782 original design is today’s spotlight document.
The French Gift of Lady Liberty
Today we shine a spotlight on a document that gave the United States one of its most famous monuments: the deed of gift for “Liberty Enlightening the World.”