Category Archives: social studies

Earth Day 2014

Are you planning on participating in Earth Day this year?  Don’t miss the K-12 Toolkit with all your Earth Day resources and links to materials to use with students. Toolkit for Earth Day Earth Day 2014 Site

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Gettysburg by the Numbers

If your students are learning about the battle at Gettysburg or if you’re simply interested, you’ll want to check out this site. It is an interactive infographic. There are links that will lead you to all aspects of this event: the … Continue reading

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Annennberg Learner Interactives

This is a very interesting, useful site. You choose the age level, the subject and the audience. It will then show you a list of interactive sites to use with your students. You will have to see this one. I … Continue reading

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Colonial House

This APT site lets you meet the colonists, see their laws, view the houses using 360 degree technology, and try to dress the colonist in the correct period clothing. It is very interactive. You and your students will enjoy looking … Continue reading

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Primary Docs at TeachingAmericanHistory.org

K-12 Resources and Primary Documents for teaching U.S. History TeachingAmericanHistory

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Thing Link

You can take an image and embed links, images, music, or video. Use this site to upload a picture and label its parts or explain what is happening. Thing Link

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President’s Day Resources – from Scholastic

Scholastic has a great selection of resources for teaching about President’s Day. Everything for President’s Day from Scholastic

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Edsitement’s Black History Month Resources

Check out this guide to Black History Month resources from Edsitement! Edsitement

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ReadWorks.org

If you haven’t already discovered this awesome site, you need to check it out! “ReadWorks is committed to solving the nation’s reading comprehension crisis by giving teachers the research-proven tools and support they need to improve the academic achievement of … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Resources

Find out how Martin Luther King, Jr. made an impact on the U.S. and Civil Rights for all. MLK on Thinkfinity Day of Service and more – MLK Day.gov The King Center  

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