Primary Sources and Research Tools
With resources appropriate for every grade level, bringing primary resources and critical thinking to the classroom has never been easier.
See a list of historical highlights from Wisconsin history
Learn about America's presidential elections since 1856 and discover how Wisconsin voted.
Download the 'Thinking Like A Historian' poster for your classroom.
from Tools for Teaching the History of Civil Rights in Milwaukee and the Nation (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2015)
Make history come to life for your students! Tour a local historical society or museum in your area to see log cabins, blacksmith shops, historic kitchens and more!
Stonefield - a historic site
Stonefield is a museum of agricultural history and farm and village life in 1900.
Madeline Island Museum
Cross the waters of Lake Superior and experience a cultural encounter at the Madeline Island Museum.
Old World Wisconsin - a historic site
Learn how immigrants seeking the "American Dream" adapted to innovative technology by changing the way they made their living.
First Capitol - a historic site
Tour the first capitol of Wisconsin and reimagine Wisconsin as a place of beginnings.