Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Great resources from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History!

Introducing History in a Box: Elementary School Edition Now available for sale at

Engage your students in American history with the newest multimedia resource from the Gilder Lehrman Institute!

American History: Elementary School Edition introduces critical topics in American history with ten units, each featuring hands-on activities based on primary sources.

Suitable for use at the elementary and middle school levels, this latest volume in the "History in a Box" series is an essential resource for teaching and learning about America's past.

Vibrant, Classroom-Ready Materials--Ten color-coded units cover more than 400 years of American history, from Native Americans to the civil rights movement.

Tools for Historical Investigation--Hands-on activities and primary documents with questions promote critical thinking and literacy skills.

Purchase more than $50 of material from the Gilder Lehrman History Shop, and receive a free copy of our new "Treasures of American History" booklet, recently released in paperback. This beautiful booklet, featuring a unique collection of American historical documents, will be automatically included in your order.

Are you a teacher or librarian interested in purchasing items in quantity for your school? If so, contact

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