Classroom Ready Activities

Introduction to Using Primary Sources Professional Development Activity


The last moments of John Brown (leaving the jail on the morning of his execution)

John Brown a Hero? 

In this multi-day lesson, students in grades three through five use primary sources to investigate the historical significance of the raid by John Brown and other militia members on the munitions store at Harper's Ferry in 1859. Student Workbook


 

Sit-ins and Freedom Rides: Reformers in Action Thematic Primary Source Set


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