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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.
Introduce students to Freedom Summer with this overview of key events. Each slide contains images of original documents and notes to help guide discussion
Wisconsin Local Area Research Centers (ARCs) provide access to local government records, original manuscript collections and other resources.
See a list of historical highlights from Wisconsin history
Use the 'History and Critical Thinking Handbook" to help guide your students to deeper and more meaningful connections to the past.
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!
Wade House - a historic site
At Wade House historic site, students learn about early Wisconsin transportation, travel and everyday life in a mid-19th century town.
Old World Wisconsin - a historic site
Explore the Crossroads Village and discover why the railroad created challenges for 19th-century small towns.
Madeline Island Museum
Cross the waters of Lake Superior and experience a cultural encounter at the Madeline Island Museum.
Reed School - a historic site
Come experience one of the finest examples of rural education in Wisconsin's history.