Educational Electronic Resources

2 American History-AP U.S. History

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

Age recommendation -AP U.S. History students use this as a go-to reference for study and review, either in addition to your ongoing study or as a new resource for review in the weeks before the exam. 

Primary source documents - Not for kids 13 and under - You must sign in and use personal information.

Teachers can apply for a traveling exhibition 

Teacher Review:

Classroom teacher
Lancaster Mennonite School 
Lancaster, PA
Densely packed with historical information, this site can help history become real for students.

The Gilder Lehrman Institute site is well-organized and contains many well-catalogued resources. Students at the middle school level might have a difficult time navigating the resources simply because there are so many available, but this should be no problem for teachers. If anyone is pursuing primary documents in nearly any historical genre, the resources are available. and accessible. A reliable and engaging source for documents, videos, and other interactive resources.