Free resources and experiential learning opportunities to help your students make connections between the past and the present, and understand their roles and responsibilities as participants in our democracy.
Selections of thematically grouped primary source documents and transcripts from the Rhode Island State Archives.
Student body elections with real voting machines, and field trip opportunities that will prepare your students to be active and engaged citizens in the future. Virtual and in-person options available!
Use these online and printable resources to help your students understand how federal, state, and municipal governments work.
Opportunities for Teachers and Students
Download a Rhode Island history timeline that you can print.
Download PDF file (12 MB)
If you have questions about the materials provided, or would like additional materials, please contact Suzy Alba, Director of Civic Education, at 401-329-0120.