Teaching Resources

Find resources from the National Archives for educators, including teachers, librarians, homeschooling parents, and curriculum coordinators. We include lesson plans, classroom activities, online teaching tools, eBooks, primary source sets, and other useful educational resources. Learn more at http://www.archives.gov/education
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DocsTeach.org is an online teaching tool from the US National Archives. Create interactive learning activities with primary sources to promote historical thinking skills.

DocsTeach.org is an online teaching tool from the US National Archives. Create interactive learning activities with primary sources to promote historical thinking skills.

National Archives eBook: "Exploring the United States Constitution." This book shows the workings of the three branches of the federal government as laid out in our Constitution through records in the holdings of the National Archives.

National Archives eBook: "Exploring the United States Constitution." This book shows the workings of the three branches of the federal government as laid out in our Constitution through records in the holdings of the National Archives.

September 17th is Constitution Day! Here are resources from the National Archives and some of our partner organizations for teaching about the U.S. Constitution.

September 17th is Constitution Day! Here are resources from the National Archives and some of our partner organizations for teaching about the U.S. Constitution.

Learn how to use DocsTeach.org  from the National Archives to find and create interactive learning activities with primary source documents. Our YouTube course includes detailed tutorial videos. Visit DocsTeach.org to get started teaching with primary sources from the National Archives!

Learn how to use DocsTeach.org from the National Archives to find and create interactive learning activities with primary source documents. Our YouTube course includes detailed tutorial videos. Visit DocsTeach.org to get started teaching with primary sources from the National Archives!

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month and Jewish American Heritage Month. The National Archives joined other agencies and institutions to create www.jewishheritagemonth.gov and asianpacificheritage.gov, which includes teaching resources. Learn more on our blog at http://blogs.archives.gov/education/2013/05/10/may-heritage/  (Image: 2010 Census poster assuring Native Hawaiians their responses would be confidential. Records of the Bureau of the Census. National Archives Identifier…

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month and Jewish American Heritage Month. The National Archives joined other agencies and institutions to create www.jewishheritagemonth.gov and asianpacificheritage.gov, which includes teaching resources. Learn more on our blog at http://blogs.archives.gov/education/2013/05/10/may-heritage/ (Image: 2010 Census poster assuring Native Hawaiians their responses would be confidential. Records of the Bureau of the Census. National Archives Identifier…

The DocsTeach App for iPad: Create classrooms full of activities for your students on DocsTeach.org, then share the classroom’s auto generated code with them to enter in the app.    DocsTeach.org is an online tool for teaching with documents from the National Archives. Discover thousands of primary sources and learning activities. Register for a free account to borrow from an ever-expanding collection of activities, plus create unique ones using the online tools.

The DocsTeach App for iPad: Create classrooms full of activities for your students on DocsTeach.org, then share the classroom’s auto generated code with them to enter in the app. DocsTeach.org is an online tool for teaching with documents from the National Archives. Discover thousands of primary sources and learning activities. Register for a free account to borrow from an ever-expanding collection of activities, plus create unique ones using the online tools.

Special 1970s America DocsTeach.org page: Find primary sources and learning activities for teaching about foreign policy, the Vietnam War, space exploration, environmentalism, the energy crisis, or other topics of the 70s. DocsTeach.org is the document-based teaching tool from the National Archives. Browse or search for documents and activities, customize activities to fit your classroom, create new activities using one of seven distinctive tools, and save and organize activities in an…

Special 1970s America DocsTeach.org page: Find primary sources and learning activities for teaching about foreign policy, the Vietnam War, space exploration, environmentalism, the energy crisis, or other topics of the 70s. DocsTeach.org is the document-based teaching tool from the National Archives. Browse or search for documents and activities, customize activities to fit your classroom, create new activities using one of seven distinctive tools, and save and organize activities in an…

A whole variety of National Archives teaching and learning resources based on primary sources: topic-based DocsTeach pages, eBooks, YouTube, Historypin, iTunesU, and Document Analysis Worksheets.  http://www.archives.gov/education/special-topics.html

A whole variety of National Archives teaching and learning resources based on primary sources: topic-based DocsTeach pages, eBooks, YouTube, Historypin, iTunesU, and Document Analysis Worksheets. http://www.archives.gov/education/special-topics.html

Special DocsTeach.org page from the Center for Legislative Archives at the National Archives: Find records of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate and teach about representative democracy, how Congress works, and the important role that Congress has played throughout American history. Find more resources and lesson plans from the Center for Legislative Archives at http://www.archives.gov/legislative/resources/education

Special DocsTeach.org page from the Center for Legislative Archives at the National Archives: Find records of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate and teach about representative democracy, how Congress works, and the important role that Congress has played throughout American history. Find more resources and lesson plans from the Center for Legislative Archives at http://www.archives.gov/legislative/resources/education

Sept. 15–Oct. 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month. Find resources on http://hispanicheritagemonth.gov. The US National Archives, The Library of Congress, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of Hispanic Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our nation and society.

Sept. 15–Oct. 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month. Find resources on http://hispanicheritagemonth.gov. The US National Archives, The Library of Congress, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of Hispanic Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our nation and society.

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