Teaching with Primary Sources Lesson Plans

The lessons below were created as part of the 2011 Teaching with Primary Sources Workshop. (All files are in PDF format for easy download.) 

First Amendment Supreme Court Cases

Amelia Earhart

Causes of the Civil War

Civil War Battles

Civil War Turning Points

Early Humans

Great American Desert

Great Depression / The New Deal

Historical Figures from American History

John Brown: Hero or Villian?

John Brown: Martyr or Terrorist?

Lewis and Clark

Pearl Harbor

Railroads and the American West

Salvador Dali

Social Hierachy of Feudalism

Westward Expansion

Works Progress Adminstration

World War Two Home Front