Teaching with Documents: Using Primary Sources in the Classroom
Teaching with Documents is an online course with instructional videos and lesson plans for teachers of grades 5-12. Each video focuses on a different way to use primary sources to improve student content knowledge and core literacy skills. Teaching with Documents demonstrates the same tested, Common Core-aligned approach used in Gilder Lehrman’s Teaching Literacy through History™ professional development program.
Teaching with Documents includes
- Five demonstration videos, each covering a different literacy strategy
- Five classroom-ready teaching units, one for each demonstration video
- An online quiz to review the skills developed in each demonstration video
- A certificate of completion
Interested in a bulk purchase for your school or district? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 646-366-9666 x37.
After your purchase, you may access your course by visiting the "Community" tab at the top of the Gilder Lehrman homepage.