Elementary Social Studies Sites
Graphic Organizers

City Creator
Independence Road Trip
Growth of a Nation
Lady Liberty Fireworks
Pathways to Peace
Social Studies For Kids
South Dakota State
Capitol WebCam


National Social Studies Standards
Anthropology Sites
SD Social Studies Standards
Economics Sites
South Dakota State Standards Online Activities
Geography Sites
Educational Standards
for Students and Teachers
History Sites
National Council for the Social Studies
Political Science/Government Sites
South Dakota EdWeb
Sociology Sites
Social Studies Teacher Sites
South Dakota
Social Studies Lesson Plans
Multicultural Pavilion
Social Studies for Kids Index
More Multicultural Sites
Online Textbook Activities
AOL School
Textbook Sites
K-12 Research Center
Map Clip Art
Teacher's File Cabinet
Printable Map Library
Social Studies Subject Area
Jeopardy Games
Rubrics and Assessments
Thematic Resources
Elementary Links
State Standards + Lesson Plans
Using Music to Teach Social Studies
Children's Literature with Social Studies Themes
Colonial Map
Newspapers in Education
Library of Congress Learning Pages
Elementary Test Prep Center
Middle School Hub
AOL Middle School Sites
Social Studies Sites
Rubric Sites
Thematic Units
Virtual Field Trips
100+ GOO Recipes
Cooperative Learning Sites
**Technology Integration
**Teacher Rubric Makers
"Twas the Night Before Ojibwe Christmas"

Pledge of Allegiance

History of the Pledge/What It Means
Red Skeleton's Commentary on the Pledge of Allegiance
Pledge of Allegiance Debate


War in Iraq

Current Iraq Crisis
Frontline: "The Long Road to War"
Coping in Unsettling Times


PowerPoint Presentations
Instructional PowerPoints
PowerPoint Presentations - Cyber Exchange
PowerPoint Collection
*5th Grade PowerPoints
Elementary PowerPoint Presentations
**4th Grade Social Studies PowerPoints

Online Video/Audio Sites/Pictures

Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor Experience

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor - Day of Infamy

Africa in the 1990s
American Rhetoric Speech Bank
America Attacked 9/11
Awesome History Stories
Benedict Arnold
Ben Franklin Story
Civil War Battles Online Video
Cultural Debates
Chesapeake Bay Field Trip

Declaring Independence
Digital History
Dare to Dream Audio Clips
Digital History - Multimedia
Early American Digital Library
Early American Digital Library
Exploring Maryland's Roots

Famous Moments in Early America
God Bless the USA- Lee Greenwood
"George Washington Carver, What Do you See?"
Growth of a Nation
Harcourt Social Studies Online Videos
John F. Kennedy Selected Speeches
"I Have a Dream, A Beautiful Planet"
John F. Kennedy - Photo History
History Channel
Life of George Washington
Life in the White House Videos
Learning Page Activities
9-11 Video Tapestry
Molly Pitcher
"Lewis and Clark: Great Journey West"
Live History
Online Films of Early American History
Paul Revere
Online Videos of Missouri's History
Pathways to Freedom - Underground Railroad
Online Tour of Davis Fire Engine
**Panama Canal - How it Works
Pyramids - Great
Real face of George Washington
Social Studies Online Videos
Shot Heard Around the World
Stories of the Century - Movies
Social Studies Video Updates
School House Rocks - America Rock
"The World Is My Home"
360 Degree White House Tour
Underground Railroad Online Videos
Underground Railroad - Music Video
World War II - Pacific Pictures


Grades K-2 WebQuests
Beyond Number the Stars
Grades 3-5 WebQuests
Social Studies WebQuests
Grades 6-8 WebQuests
More Social Studies WebQuests
List of WebQuests
Thirteen Colonies WebQuest
**Pyramids and Mummies
Map Adventure WebQuest

Sites for Units of Study

American Presidency
American Revolution
American Indian Kids
** American Revolution
Ancient Egypt
Ancient Greece
American Revolution
American Revolution Sites
American Revolution Units
American Civil War
Black History Month

Branches of the USA Government - Interactive Unit

Columbus Day
Civil War
Colonial America
** Civil War
Cultures - Breaking Down the Walls
Colonial American 1600-1775
Colonial America Thematic Units

Earth Day
Election Sites
Early American Thematic Units

Fire Safety
Farm Unit
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
John F. Kennedy
Harriet Tubman - mini unit
**Learn About Native Americans
Lewis and Clark Expedition
Liberty Kids

Martin Luther King Jr.
MultiCultural Sites
Native Americans
Martin Luther King in the Classroom
Native American Unit Sites
Our 50 States Theme Unit
Patriotic Sites
Thirteen Colonies
States PowerPoint
13 American Colonies
Thematic Units for Primary Grades

USA Constitution
USA States
USA State Sites
United States Documents
Underground Railroad - Teacher Resources
Westward Expansion Links
Underground Railroad
***Westward Expansion

Social Studies Topics

How a Bill Becomes Law- game

American Revolution
African American Studies
American Revolution Inspiration Web
All About Christopher Columbus
A Road to Independence Simulation
American Cultural History
A Nation of Many Cultures
American History Games
At Country Reports 
Ask Asia
About Elections and Voting
A Long Road to Freedom - Play
Ancient Egypt Lesson Plans
African American Studies ToolKit
**Ancient Egypt
Africa for Kids
Anne Frank, the Writer
American West - Native Americans
Addy's Escape to Freedom
Ancient Civilizations
Ancient Egpyt - Daily Life
Ancient Egypt for Teachers
Anne Frank Guide

Birthday Party Traditions
Bombing of Pearl Harbor
Ben Franklin
Bonus.com - Social Studies
Best of History Web Sites
Biography Maker
Buffalo - What Can You Make From a Buffalo?
Building a Community

Colonial America
Christopher Columbus Scavenger Hunt
Community Helpers - Scholastic
Civil War Timeline
Current Events
Community Helpers
Community Helpers Webquest
Classroom Clipart
Civil War Poetry and Music
**Civil War Sites
Colors for Africa
Culture Index
Civil War Music and Poetry
Civil War Clipart
Civil War Sites
Civil War for Kids
Congress For Kids
City Creator
Compass Tag - game
Colonial Times
Community Helpers
Community Workers
Congress For Kids
Creating a Time Capsule
Civil War - Introduction

Dr. Martin Luther King , Jr. Scavenger Hunt
Democracy Project
Diary of Anne Frank Activities
Dr. Martin Luther King Timeline by Kids
Dairy Farm
Democracy Project
Deserts - Types
Discovering Lewis and Clark
Digging Up the Facts About Archaeology
Electing a President
Explore by Topic
Economics Games
Explore the World of Early America
Egyptian Sites
Election Lessons
Eiffel Tower Official Site
"Elbow Room" - Western Expansion - Schoolhouse Rock
European Voyages of Exploration
Electing a President
Economics in the Classroom
Explore America's Past
Expansion and Data Analysis - USA
Flag Activity
5th Grade State Geography Project
For Geography Teachers
Flags of the World
Farm Life and Farm Animals
Farm Life Scavenger Hunt
4th-5th Student Resources
"Fireworks" - 1776 - Schoolhouse Rock
First Americans for Kids
**Food History Resources
Graphic Organizers
Geography for Kids
Great American Speeches
Geography StudyStacks
Geography Place Games and Activities
Gold Rush
*Geonet Activities
Grades 3-5 Themes
Gold Rush Links
Geography Games
Graphic Organizers
Geography Printouts
Holocaust Sites
Harriet Tubman
History Channel
How Criminals Go to Jail
Hyper History Online
**History Time Trail
History in Song
History Stories
History Lessons - Online
History Place
History Mystery

Interactive Crossword Puzzles
Inside the Voting Booth
"I'm Just a Bill" - Schoolhouse Rock
Jimmy Carter Library for Kids
**If You Were President Game
Jeopardy Games
Jamestown Online Adventure
John F. Kennedy - Photo History

Kids in the House of Representatives
Learning Adventure from New York to Your Town
Kids Dig - Archaeology
LBJ Presidential Library for Kids
Let's Go Around the World
Library of Congress Learning Pages
Life and Times of Early Man
Liberty Kids
Kindergarten Sites
Kids Web Japan
Kitchen Tools - Modern vs Old

Map Games
Miss Maggie's Games - Map Skills
Map Outlines
Multicultural Scavenger Hunt
Marco Polo
My State Report Printouts
Meet 3 Recent Immigrants
Map Games
Mexico for Kids
Map Challenge
Mount Rushmore for Kids
Mapman Game - Scholastic
Maps and Mapping
Martin Luther King - Teeny Tiny Book
Map Adventure WebQuest
Map Skills Activities
Mexico For Kids
Map Adventures
Native American Scavenger Hunt
**Native American Crafts for Kids
Native Americans - 2nd grade
New York Online
Native Americans - Internet Resources
NationalGeographic Online Adventure
Native American Resources
19th Century in Print
**Newspapers in Education
Native American Games and Toys
Native American Regions
Native American Online Test
Native Americans of the Plains
Native Americans of the Southwest
Native Americans of the Northwest
Navajo Singer
Neighborhood Services
19th Century in Print

Our Grand Old Flag
Out On A Limb - A Guide to Getting Along
Oregon Trail Virtual Tour

Planet Tolerance
Pearl Harbor for Kids
Presidential Timeline
Pennsylvania's History
Presidential Trivia
People on the Mayflower
Poems and Songs that Teach
Postcards of America
President for a Day
Pork4Kids - Farm
Portals to the World
"Preamble" - School house Rock
Peace Corp - Kids World
Presidents - Revolution to Reconstruction
Plains Indians
Pyramids - Great
Revolutionary Road Maps WebQuest

Scholastic News Zone
Social Studies Interactive Activities
Social Studies Links for Teachers
Social Studies Scavenger Hunts
Story of Sir Francis Drake
Social Studies Online Activities
Social Studies Curriculum Sites
Social Studies Index
Social Studies Sources
South Dakota Capitol Tour
Social Studies Links
State Web Games
Social Studies Topics
State Web Games
Study Guides and Strategies
"Shot Heard Around the World" - Schoolhouse Rock
Strategies for Teaching Social Studies
States Links
**Social Studies Top Twenty Activities
Schoolhouse Rock - History
Social Studies Sites - TechTrekers
Slavery and Civil War

Theme Pages
TerraServer - Ariel Views
This Nation - American Government
Truman Presidential Library for Kids
Thirteen Original Colonies
Time Line Maker
To Tell the Truth: Abraham Lincoln (Game)
US Regional Map/Quiz Printouts
USA Mobile
Underground Railroad
USA State Map/Quiz Printouts
United States Coins
United States Online
United Nations Cyber Schoolbus
United Nations
Virtual Tour of the White House
Underground Railroad
USA "Did You Know?" Cards
Underground Railroad Online videos
US History - Colonial Challenge!
Weave a Virtual Wampum Belt
United States History

What Came First?
Where Am I in the World?
Washington & Lincoln Timelines
Washington & Lincoln Venn Diagrams
World Atlas
Web Quests/Scavenger Hunts
World At War
Your Neighborhood
White House for Kids
White House Learning Center
World Geography Online Activities
Where Is That?
WayBack Presidents
World History




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Created 9/1/99 by AEP
Updated 11/30/05
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