An extensive list of links to sites on the internet with historical archives. Choose Digital Archives from their menu.
Provides access to archaeological resources available on the Internet. Information is categorized by geographic region and subject.
These plans created by other teachers can be adapted to many areas of archaeological interest.
Many links to Colonial resources and lesson plans with Colonial themes
A wide variety of original source documents and lesson plans related to them are available from the Maryland State Archives.
We are a federal agency that supports learning in history, literature, philosophy, and other areas of the humanities. We fund research, education, museum exhibitions, documentaries, preservation, and activities in the states.
Primary Sources Network is a project designed to help Michigan public schools coordinate their efforts to incorporate computer technology into their practices. The project enlists the help of teachers, administrators, parents, and other community members to encourage the development of technology plans, curricula, and initiatives that are informed and supported by all members of the community.
Decoding the Past: The Work of Archaeologists is just one of the many lesson plans you can find at this interesting site.
Choose Smithsonian Office of Education (Resources for Teachers) > Lesson Plans > Science > Decoding the Past: The Work of Archaeologists to get there.
The Virginia Colonial Records Project was established in the 1950s by the Virginia Historical Society, the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, the University of Virginia Library, and Library of Virginia to reconstitute the archive of Virginia's colonial history--a documentary record decimated by war and fire during the Old Dominion's first three centuries.
The project has generated 14,704 of Survey Reports. The Electronic Index to the Survey Reports is now available, which contains more than five-hundred thousand (500,000) personal- name and ship-name entries. The database also links the digitized images of the Survey Reports to the electronic index.