Teaching with Documents: Using Primary Sources in the Classroom (Online Course)


Teaching with Documents is an online course with instructional videos and lesson plans for teachers of grades 5-12. Each video focuses on a different way to use primary sources to improve student content knowledge and core literacy skills. Teaching with Documents demonstrates the same tested, Common Core-aligned approach used in Gilder Lehrman’s Teaching Literacy through History™ professional development program.

Teaching with Documents includes

  • Five demonstration videos, each covering a different literacy strategy
  • Five classroom-ready teaching units, one for each demonstration video
  • An online quiz to review the skills developed in each demonstration video
  • A certificate of completion

Interested in a bulk purchase for your school or district? Email tlth@gilderlehrman.org or call 646-366-9666 x37.

After your purchase, you may access your course by clicking on your name at the top right screen.


Standard Price: $39.99 Affiliate Price: $29.99