Thomas Jefferson

Educator Resources for Thomas Jefferson The third President of the U.S. was one of the most influential of the Founding Fathers, and signed ...

February Spotlight: U. S. Presidents

February 7, 2011
George Washington. John Adams. Abraham Lincoln. John F. Kennedy. Richard Nixon. How much do your students really know about our founding...

Alexander Hamilton Lesson Plan: Individuals’ Contributions and Identities

January 10, 2022
Click to open and customize your own copy of the Alexander Hamilton Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Alexander Ham...

John Adams

This founding father from Quincy, Massachusetts, was the second President of the U.S., and his writings on the principles of freedom and rep...

Political Party Origins

Educator Resources for Political Party Origins Say howdy to Founding Fathers like Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, and James Madison, a...

George Washington Lesson Plan: Individuals’ Contributions and Identities

February 14, 2022
*Click to open and customize your own copy of the George Washington Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic George Washi...

Branches of Government Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 21, 2010
This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about the branches of government.  The information...