Journal Writing

Duration: 45 min - several weeks

The purpose of this lesson is to introduce students to the various journals that were kept by Thomas Jefferson and his wife Martha Wayles Jefferson.

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Grade Level

Elementary School

Type of Lesson


Interdisciplinary Connections

This lesson can easily tie into social studies, history, and language arts curriculum.

Author Info

Robin Gabriel
Monticello Education Department
Charlottesville, VA 22902