Workshop Resources

Opening event at Gunston Hall:

Slavery & Emancipation (Ira Berlin)Bibliography

Summer Institute at Northern Virginia Community College:
Ford's Theater:
Reform Workshop:
Alexandria Black History Museum:
Lyceum Workshop:
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum:

Primary Source Activities

In each 45-minute activity, teachers examine primary sources, build historical context, and draw conclusions. The activities were designed for use with teachers during our Teaching American History Summer Institute, but can easily be adapted for a classroom setting.