Lesson Plans

The lesson plans below are available as PDFs for free download. We welcome teacher feedback! Please send comments and suggestions to the museum curator, Jarod Kearney, at jkearney@umw.edu.

- “James Monroe and the Expansion of America” (4th-6th grades)

- “The Era of Good Feelings” (9th-12th grades)

Virtual Exhibit (PowerPoint presentation)

- “The Monroe Doctrine” (9th-12th grades)

Virtual Exhibit (PowerPoint presentation)

- Slavery/Missouri Compromise (9th-12th grades)

Virtual Exhibit (PowerPoint)