Teaching with ChronoZoom


Thank you for your interest in teaching with ChronoZoom.

These free teaching resources were created by curriculum developers and subject matter experts in partnership with the National Council for Social Studies and the American Historical Association.

The goal is to provide you with simple and powerful pedagogical tools for standards-aligned education of historical thinking.

Curriculum Overview

  • 3 Sample Units: WWI, Atlantic Encounters, ChronoZoomers Guild
  • Each unit is designed to last 1 to 2 weeks
  • Includes customizable template files

To read an overview of the curriculum, please click here.


To download the entire curriculum, use the button below:

Download (20MB)

The materials are aligned to both the Common Core and to C3 Social Studies standards and released under a Free Creative Commons Attribution license.


Need help? Questions? Suggestions?
Email: ChronoZoom@mailinglists.outercurve.org


  • LEARN NC University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
  • Denton Ireson, Pittsylvania County Public Schools (VA)
  • David Hicks, Virginia Tech
  • David Hunter, Zombie-Based Learning
  • Seth Kotch, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
  • Andy Mink, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
  • Elizabeth Mulcahy, Albemarle County Public Schools (VA)
  • Michael Neiberg, U.S. Army War College
  • Joshua Reid, University of Massachusetts – Boston
  • Samantha Shires, Guilford County Schools (NC)


One thought on “Teach

  1. Chris Williams

    Denton Ireson turned me on to this site. It is amazing! Introducing to the kids next week. Building timelines just became that much cooler.


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