ETHS Teaching Materials: These are student-friendly essays and classroom activities developed by ETHS staff. The essays and activities are designed based on the Tennessee Social Studies Standards. The downloadable teacher packets also include primary sources and images when available.
ETHS Articles: These are articles from ETHS publications that can be used to enrich your content knowledge and supplement textbook resources.
Additional Resources: This page offers additional activites and links to other useful websites.
If you are looking for more general information on teaching with primary sources, please see the following:
Upcoming Teacher Workshops at the East Tennessee History Center
Using Multiple Lines of Evidence in Historical Research (Slavery in Knoxville)
Session 1: Walking Tour Map
Session 2: In Their On Words
Session 3: Blount Mansion Documents
Tennessee History Highlights Workshop
History Workshop:The Cherokee and British Activity