The Museum has collected these Primary Sources to supplement teaching WWII to your classes. Organized by subject, these galleries include photographs, documents, and other materials you can print out and use to enhance your WWII lessons.
Using Primary Sources: Guidelines for using primary documents when teaching WWII
Some Preliminary Considerations: Guidelines to consider before teaching about WWII
Primary Source Galleries
Normandy Academy - D-Day: Stories of Service and Sacrifice
High school students, find out how to take a trip to France, go behind the lines at the Museum and prepare for college all at once. Space is limited.
The Victory Gardens of WWII
Visit the Classroom Victory Garden Project website to learn about food production during WWII, find lesson plans and activities for elementary students, get tips for starting your own garden and try out simple Victory Garden recipes!
The Science and Technology of WWII
Visit our new interactive website to learn about wartime technical and scientific advances that forever changed our world. Incorporates STEM principles to use in the classroom.
Kids Corner: Fun and Games!
Make your own propaganda posters, test your memory, solve puzzles and more! Learn about World War II and have fun at the same time.