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Magazine Educator Guides

Developed specifically for educators, these guides are aligned with the New York State Social Studies Framework. Learning objectives are taken directly from Social Studies practices and content fits within the framework. Paired with a featured article, the Educator Guides include guiding questions for the article and tools for analyzing primary sources. Students can access the guiding questions and document analysis activity through the website or the teacher can save the web page as a pdf and print a hard copy for use in the classroom. 

Spring 2022 Educator Guide
Winter 2022 Activism in the Archives
Fall 2021 Educator Guide
Summer 2021 Educator Guide Toxic Peril - Love Canal
Spring 2021 Educator Guide - Mary Burnett Talbert
Winter 2021 Educator Guide - The Stagecoach in Upstate NY
Fall 2020 Educator Guide - Presidents and the Media
Summer 2020 Educator Guide - The Travelers Aid Society
Spring 2020 Educator Guide - Dolly Diplomacy
Winter 2020 Educator Guide - Brooklyn Navy Yard and World War II
Fall 2019 Educator Guide - Model Aircraft Armada
Summer 2019 Educator Guide - Hurricane Mountain Fire Tower
Spring 2019 Educator Guide - Battle for the Elms
Winter 2019 Educator Guide - The Green Book
Fall 2018 Educator Guide - The Power of Propaganda
2018 Educator Guide - Adirondacks and the Beginning of American Camping
Spring 2018 Educator Guide - Remembering Susan B. Anthony