Social Studies

Social Studies Websites:  

interntet explorer Textbook Link http://www.learntci.com/

google chrome textbook link http://www.learntci.com/shared/programs/1/lessons

End of Chapter Open-Book Quizzes www.tutorial.teachtci.com

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The Library of Congress (Kids and Families Site) http://www.loc.gov/families/

Social Studies Topics “Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government http://bensguide.gpo.gov/3-5/index.html

Discovery Education www.discoveryeducation.com

The United States-Maps/States…  http://www.enchantedlearning.com/usa/states/

 

American History Sites

American History Timeline www.animatedatlas.com/timeline.html

US History www.ushistory.org

 

American History with the Smithsonian and Scholastic (Primary Sources)

Smithsonian Web Cast with David Baldacci (39 Clues) http://decodinghistory.scholastic.com/?esp=TRADE/ib/20130228/Scholastic_Teachers/img/39Clues_Webcast/Wrapper//////

Smithsonian’s History Explorers site www.historyexplorer.si.edu/artifacts

 

Schoolhouse Rock: America Rock

This site has the lyrics to all of the Schoolhouse Rock: America Rock songs.

www.schoolhouserock.tv/America.html

 

Explorer Unit:

Viking Game http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/vikings/launch_gms_viking_quest.shtml

 

Colonial America:

Jamestown Activity http://www.historyglobe.com/jamestown

 

Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg Activity www.history.org/almanack/tourthetown/

 

American Revolution:

On the Road to the Revolution http://www.pbs.org/ktca/liberty/

Liberty Kids http://www.libertyskids.com/

Lexington & Concord Activity

http://www.wm.edu/hsi/cases/lexington/lexington_preview.html

 

Government:

The Bill of Rights http://constitutioncenter.org/billofrightsgame/

The U. S. Government http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

White House Tour http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/whtour/

Social Studies Topics “Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government http://bensguide.gpo.gov/3-5/index.html

Library of Congress & the branches of government “Ben’s Guide…)  http://bensguide.gpo.gov/3-5/government/branches.html

 

Pioneer Unit:

Lewis & Clark  http://www.nationalgeographic.com/west/

Oregon Trail PBS http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/into/index.html

 

Civil War

Timeline http://www.historyplace.com/civilwar/

Civil War Information http://civilwar.com/

music and poetry http://www.civilwarpoetry.org/

Gettysburg for kids http://www.nps.gov/history/museum/exhibits/gettex/

The Underground Railroad

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/railroad/index.html

Underground Railroad Scholastic

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bhistory/underground_railroad/

Underground Railroad PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part4/4p2944.html

Brady Photos http://www.npg.si.edu/exh/brady/war/civilpg.htm

Other photos http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/cwphtml/cwphome.html

American Civil War site http://sunsite.utk.edu/civil-war/

Civil War homepage http://www.civil-war.net/

Civil War Women http://americancivilwar.com/women/women.html

You’re the General

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/general-article/grant-general/

History Channel 150 years http://www.history.com/interactives/civil-war-150#/home

150 Years Ago http://www.civilwar.org/150th-anniversary/

Library of Congress http://www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi/aa/activists

Library of Congress, too http://www.loc.gov/families/

Lincoln’s Assassination Artifacts

http://awesometalks.wordpress.com/2008/08/03/lincoln-assassination-artifacts-where-to-find-them/