Lesson Plans and Classroom Activities
Activity sheets contain a wide variety of Alabama history-related activities and materials for students.
Alabama has experienced dramatic shifts in population, family income, employment, agricultural production, and education during the past six decades. Use this interactive map to explore how Alabama and its counties changed between 1950 and 2010. This map is also available in the Alabama Voices exhibit at the Museum of Alabama.
The Stonewall Jackson Memorial Fund was established in 1955 by an act of the Alabama Legislature to “...memorialize that great American and Confederate general, ‘Stonewall’ Jackson, through a program of education...” consisting of essay contests and repayable scholarships. The fund is used to award several repayable scholarships to eligible high school seniors each year.