Teaching Resources

Religion and Eighteenth-Century Revivalism

Over the past fifteen years, the Gilder Lehrman Institute has worked closely with master educators across the country. Many of them have developed unique lesson plans and activities related to this historical era. These resources are included here along with pedagogical videos and other general teaching tools that can be adapted for a variety of time periods and themes in American history.

Religion and the American Revolution

Curriculum Subjects: Religion and Philosophy Grade Levels: 9, 10, 11, 12

The Great Awakening

Curriculum Subjects: Religion and Philosophy Grade Levels: 5, 6, 7, 8

Teaching Resources from Other Sub-Eras