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MDAH has developed these classroom lesson plans and teaching units for teachers of grades 4-12. All units and plans are based on the Mississippi Department of Education Frameworks and the Common Core Curriculum.


Lesson Plans
These lessons are adaptable for multiple grade levels and specific subject matter.


Teaching Units


Film Activity Packets
Borrow your free film from Mississippi History on Loan today and access film activity packets for your classroom.


Learning Lagniappe: Educator Extras
With thousands of images and documents now available online, the MDAH Digital Archives is a treasure trove for the classroom. Learn how to quickly search this powerful resource using our Learning Lagniappes, two-page guides to seventeen digital collections, ranging from Mississippi territorial times to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. A complete listing of Lagniappes is available below. You may also download the Learning Lagniappes PDF.