Online Learning Resources: Teachers Resources

Explore our collection of free downloadable lesson plans.  Subject areas cover History, Science, English, Math, and Art . Click on the links below to download each lesson plan.

Lesson Plans:

The Colonial Privy (Toilet) at Liberty Hall:

What did colonists do when they had to go to the bathroom? Explore the privy at Liberty Hall Museum, read and analyze a poem about an outhouse, and write your own “Ode to A Bathroom!”  Middle School students

Privy Lesson Plan

Trains, Planes, and Automobiles, oh my!:

Grab a pencil and explore the history of transportation in the United States.  Learn how the Livingston and Kean families travelled, analyze how travel has changed over time, and predict what the future of transportation will look like! Elementary students

Trains, Planes, and Automobiles Lesson Plan


Primary Source Documents:

Do the work of a historian from your home! Read, analyze, and interpret some primary source documents from our collection.  Middle and High School students

John Jay Document

Sarah Morris Kean Document

Liberty Hall Sale Document

Horse Chestnuts Document

Liberty Hall Museum Videos:

Liberty Hall Museum: Colonial Food Preservation Science Experiment

Enjoy science from home! Have fun doing a science experiment about colonial food preservation with Liberty Hall Museum! Elementary students

 Liberty Hall Museum Colonial Refrigeration Science Experiment

Enjoy a fun science experiment with Liberty Hall Museum about colonial refrigeration!


Liberty Hall Museum: Herbs and Spices Science Experiment

Explore the various herbs and spices colonists used in food preservation and conduct a fun science experiment about colonial food preservation with Liberty Hall Museum!

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