Category Archives: Social Studies

Study Notes

This site is designed to help AP students (and teachers.) They provide a variety of tools including study guides, practice tests, and notes. They also provide a database of successful college admission essays for many of the top colleges and … Continue reading

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Project Noah

Visit Project Noah if you would like to explore the different animals or organisms found around the world. Join if you would like to be a citizen scientist and add to the project. Project Noah

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American Presidency Project

This collection of executive branch primary documents from U.S. History features data on every Presidential Election dating back to 1789, a Presidential Documents Archive and text versions of each Inaugural Address. The American Presidency Project

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Digital History

This site by the University of Houston includes a huge variety of digital resources and allows you to search via an interactive timeline.  It is designed for use by social studies teachers and students. Digital History

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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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