An Architectural Revolutionary

Duration: One Week

Thomas Jefferson Forges A National Idenity Through Enlightened Design

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Grade Level

High School

Type of Lesson

Document Analysis

Interdisciplinary Connections

This unit explores Jefferson's architecture through the lens of history and art history. From examining monumental architecture to reading primary source documents, students will gain a deeper understanding of Jefferson, the influence of the ancients, and Jefferson's lasting architectural legacy.

Author Info

James Newman
Hawken School
P.O. Box 8002
12465 County Line Road
Gates Mills, OH 44040