Build social studies content-area literacy by integrating dynamic primary sources into the classroom! This comprehensive kit uses original political cartoons, images, advertisements, excerpts from articles and pamphlets, and other materials to engage students in understanding the significance of Alexander Hamilton's contributions to the birth of the United States. These authentic resources will capture students' curiosity about the past and promote critical thinking as they analyze historical events.
Primary Sources: Alexander Hamilton Kit includes:
Give teachers the tools to breathe life into history. The Teacher's Guide provides extensive details about each component in the kit. Lesson plans are organized with objectives, materials, discussion questions, suggestions for using the primary sources, and extension ideas. Historical background pages are provided to give teachers and students information about each of the primary sources being studied.