For Teachers

Lessons and Classroom Activities

  • Curriculum guides (grade 4): The New World through Dutch Eyes and Daily Life in New Netherland (zipped PDF files, 14.8 MB). These guides are designed to help educators both use primary source documents in the classroom and teach the "Three Worlds Meet" and "Colonial and Revolutionary Periods" learning standards.
  • Curriculum guides (grade 7): From the Old World to the New (zipped PDF files, 3.6 MB) and People in New Netherland (zipped PDF files, 8.2 MB). These guides are designed to help educators both use primary source documents in the classroom and teach the "European Exploration and Settlement" and "Life in Colonial Communities" learning standards.
  • Consider the Source teaching module on New Netherland.

Publication

New Netherland in a Nutshell by Firth Fabend.

Contact NNRC:

Dennis Maika, Associate for Education and Web Content

Last Updated: November 26, 2018