We found 31 resources with the concept historical documents
Adapting Documents for the Classroom: Equity and Access
2nd - 12th
Students examine primary sources to gain historical perspectives. For this historical analysis lesson, students analyze documents that their instructors have adapted to make more user-friendly. Example adapted primary documents are...
The Declaration of Independence: From Rough Draft to Proclamation
9th - 12th
Students discover how the Declaration of Independence transformed from a draft to a treasured historical document. In this Declaration of Independence instructional activity, students discuss the context in which Jefferson wrote the...
Women of the Civil Rights Movement: How to Interpret a Document
8th - 11th
Working in a team, students discuss, analyze, and interpret a document associated with the Civil Rights Movement. Though the necessary documents are linked below, a teacher could use this activity with any historical document, as the...