Drafting the Declaration: The Jefferson Desk and the Declaration of Independence

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History
Grade Levels
Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12
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Drafting the Declaration: The Jefferson Desk and the Declaration of Independence

Classroom Material

This teacher resource challenges students to think about the Jefferson desk and the Declaration of Independence as objects that are valuable sources of historical information. It includes a preliminary activity intended to introduce students to doing history with objects and lesson plans focusing on…