The activities in this web site are provided as a model to help teachers design their own lessons using primary source materials. We hope that after using the activities in this web site that you will want to add more primary sources to your instruction. The activities in Alaska's Gold follow the American Memory basic template with specific references to Alaskan standards. If you would like to add lessons that you have developed about the Alaska gold rush to this website please contact the webmaster.
The American Memory: Lesson Framework provides excellent templates, ideas and suggestions to help you design your own lessons. Go to the American Memory website; select Learning Page, Lessons and Lesson Framework.