Lesson Plans

Thomas Jefferson's World: Movie Guide for Middle and High School Classrooms (I) Add to Favorites
Thomas Jefferson's World: Movie Guide for Middle and High School Classrooms (II) Add to Favorites
Thomas Jefferson's World: Movie Guide for AP High School and College Classrooms Add to Favorites
Thomas Jefferson's World: Movie Guide for Middle School Classrooms Add to Favorites
An Architectural Revolutionary
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‘The wisdom of exchanging’: What did Jefferson achieve through Westward expansion? Add to Favorites
‘Bigotry is the disease of ignorance’: How does Jefferson’s relationship with the slave trade shape our perspectives? Add to Favorites
“I cannot live without books”. How did Jefferson’s ‘enlightened’ attitude shape his guiding principles? Add to Favorites
‘In matters of principle, stand like a rock’: What Inferences Can We Make About Thomas Jefferson’s Guiding Principles? Add to Favorites
Fire Bell in the Night Add to Favorites
Jefferson and Political Parties Add to Favorites
Jefferson and the Press Add to Favorites
Math and Design of Monticello Add to Favorites
Personal Morals vs. Political Moves Add to Favorites
Slavery and the Legacy of Thomas Jefferson Add to Favorites
The Aftermath of Gabriel's Rebellion: Jefferson and the Reaction of Virginia to the Slave Conspiracy of 1800 Add to Favorites
The Liberty of the Whole Earth Add to Favorites
Thomas Jefferson Timeline Add to Favorites
Thomas Jefferson's Attitudes Toward Slavery Add to Favorites
Thomas Jefferson - Patient Add to Favorites
$15 Million Well Spent? Add to Favorites
'Dreams of the Future': Investigating Thomas Jefferson's Youth To Achieve Our Own Goals Add to Favorites
18th Century Friend Requests Add to Favorites
A Deplorable Entanglement: Picturing Race and Gender at Monticello Add to Favorites
A Lesson in Writing Letters for Elementary Students Add to Favorites
Accomplishments of Thomas Jefferson
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All Men Are Created Equal Add to Favorites
And Liberty and Justice for... Some?: Writings on Liberty, Democracy, and Government by the Founding Fathers Add to Favorites
Be an Inspector Gadget! Add to Favorites
Corps of Discovery-Lewis and Clark
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Enlightenment! Camera! Passion!: Bringing Jefferson's Passion for Education to a BIG Screen Near You! Add to Favorites
Exploring Monticello: A Guide for Young People Add to Favorites
Follow me on Twitter!: Thomas Jefferson Tweets the 2nd Continental Congress Add to Favorites
Hey Thomas, What's In Your Wallet? Add to Favorites
Hypocrite or Hero Add to Favorites
I cannot live without books. Add to Favorites
Indian Policy: From Jamestown to Jackson / Synthesizing and organizing chronological data Add to Favorites
Jefferson and Slavery -- For ELD Students Add to Favorites
Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence -- For ELD Students Add to Favorites
Jefferson and the Enlightenment Add to Favorites
Jefferson in the American Government -- For ELD Students Add to Favorites
Jefferson's Gardens: A Landscape of Opportunities / Instructions for the Unit Add to Favorites
Jefferson's Gardens: A Landscape of Opportunities / Introduction to Project-Based Learning for this Unit Add to Favorites
Jefferson's Gardens: A Landscape of Opportunities: Section 2 - An Experimental Vegetable Garden Add to Favorites
Jefferson's Gardens: A Landscape of Opportunities: Section 4- The Art of Calligraphy Add to Favorites
Jefferson's Gardens: A Landscape of Opportunities: Section 1 - A Perpetuating Flower Garden Add to Favorites
Jefferson's Gardens: A Landscape of Opportunities: Section 3 - Creating Personal Space for Self-Reflection Add to Favorites
Jefferson's Influences -- For ELD Students Add to Favorites
Jefferson's International Relevance: National Expansion Add to Favorites
Jefferson's International Relevance: Political Parties Add to Favorites
Jefferson's International Relevance: The Declaration of Independence Add to Favorites
Jefferson's Talents -- For ELD Students Add to Favorites
Journal Writing
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Merciless savages or eminent orators: What did Jefferson really think about the Indians? Add to Favorites
Quill, Parchment, and Post Add to Favorites
Runaway Ad - Using Primary Documents
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Slavery Add to Favorites
Student Slideshow Project
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Textiles at Monticello: Gender and Work Add to Favorites
The Birth of Modern Elections Add to Favorites
The Musical Instruments of Monticello Add to Favorites
The Role of a Plantation Mistress
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Thomas Jefferson and Public Education Add to Favorites
Throwdown with Tommy J., Early American Food Star Add to Favorites
VA Statute for Religious Freedom, I. Semantic Map
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VA Statute for Religious Freedom, II. Matching Activity
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VA Statute for Religious Freedom, III. Discussion Add to Favorites
We would never take your land... (do you want to sell it?): Analyzing Jefferson's language, intent, and policies toward American Indians Add to Favorites
We've Totally Been Here - A look at Five Visitors to Monticello Throughout Five Different Time Periods in American History Add to Favorites