The Caroline Chronicles is a unique, document-driven learning activity. It can be used in an AP U.S. History classroom, undergraduate survey, or topical seminar on race and slavery, gender history, law and civics, the Civil War era, or Southern history.
Read a recap of one student group’s experience to see how The Caroline Chronicles might fit into your classroom.
Instructor and student packets include:
- 17 rich primary source documents
- 3 contextualizing secondary readings
- 3 prompts for writing assignments, with grading guides for instructors
- Instructions for an in-class courtroom activity