Teacher guides on this page are designed to help educators use Georgia Historical Society online content in the classroom. Inside the guides, you might find links to primary sources, suggested classroom activities, discussion questions, vocabulary, lesson plans, and assessments. Click on the hyperlinks to view and download.
Georgia Milestones Assessment Review Web Quest
Georgia Milestones Grade 8 (EOG) Assessment: Social Studies. Review key concepts, people, and events from Georgia Standards of Excellence SS8H1-SS8H12 by watching Today in Georgia History episodes, visiting online exhibits, and viewing other online resources. Students will answer five guided questions for each standard by visiting provided hyperlinks. Click on the links below to download the PDFs.
Guide to the educational resources available on the GHS website, including:
- Online exhibits
- Biographical Materials
- Primary sources
- Classroom activities
- Today in Georgia History Episodes
- New Georgia Encyclopedia Articles
- Archival Collections
- Historical Markers
Featured Historical Figures
Georgia’s Business History
Through the Business History Initiative, new educational materials are being developed that tell the stories of businesses that have shaped the economic, cultural and social development of Georgia and the United States.
Lecture Series Learning Packets
Classroom materials based on past GHS lecture series. The packets are intended to facilitate classroom activities and discussion based on lecture topics.
By William C. Davis
By Edward J. Cashin
By Diane McWhorter
By Fergus M. Bordewicha
The Lecture Series Learning Packets project was funded in part by