Upcoming Teacher Workshops


Click here to find the current teacher workshops being offered by the East Tennessee Historical Society

Constitution and Government Additional Resources

Constitution and Government Activities

Lesson Plan on George Washington's Farewell Address from History.com

Lesson Plan on George Washington's Farewell Address from Gilder Lehrman

Abigail Adams Letter Activity

Phyllis Wheatley Poetry Activity- This is part of a larger lesson plan on George Washington, but the activity stands alone.

Graphic Organizer for Analyzing Persuasive Writing

Constitution and Government Web Links

Quotes from the Federalists Papers

Interactive Constitution- This site pairs the text of the Constitution a short article explaining its meaning

Shay's Rebellion- This site has an extensive collection of digitized documents and artifacts related to the rebellion as well as lesson plans.

The Mysterious Lost State of Franklin video- This site links to PBS store where DVD can be purchased.

Phyllis Wheatley-  Biography and Poems