Teaching with Primary Sources
TPS-Mars Hill Lesson Plans and Classroom Activities
These lesson plans were developed by teachers in the TPS-Mars Hill program, as well as the staff of the TPS Program at Mars Hill. Please return to this page as we will add lesson plans as they are completed.
Map Timeline Activity
This activity was developed to address the Common Core State Standards for grades 3 through 5, as well as state social studies standards. Students must arrange the maps into a timeline based on their own analysis. CCSS Map Activity
Several times a year, TPS-Mars Hill send a newsletter to interested teachers who want to improve their teaching with primary sources. To subcribe, send an email to AnneMarie Walter.
Disclaimer: Content created and featured in partnership with the TPS program does not indicate an endorsement by the Library of Congress.