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Teaching Resources for Your Classroom

Colonial Williamsburg offers a variety of quality materials to assist you in teaching eighteenth-century life, including:

The Eye of the Beholder: Looking at Primary Sources (Lesson Unit)THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER: LOOKING AT PRIMARY SOURCES
(Lesson Units)

This comprehensive lesson unit contains two-dozen primary sources from the colonial period, as well as suggestions for incorporating document-based inquiry in your classroom. This unit features analysis instruments for such items as songs, poems, architecture, and documents.

Grades 4–8, 127 pages. $34.95. To order, call 1-800-761-8331 or email [email protected].

Recipes from the Raleigh Tavern Bake ShopRECIPES FROM THE RALEIGH TAVERN BAKE SHOP

Gingerbread cookies and other goodies from the Raleigh Tavern Bake Shop bring back delicious memories for generations of Williamsburg visitors. In this cookbook, original recipes from rare 18th-century cookbooks are presented side-by-side with their modern adaptations. Thirteen recipes include Queen's Cake, Plum Tarts, Pear Pie and, of course, those cookies!

Softbound, 29 pages, $3.95. Available for order in the Williamsburg Marketplace.