Social Studies Internet SitesEdit
This list includes the title of the title of the website, a link, and a description of the website.
- Marco Polo
Good resource designed to aid teachers in incorperating the internet into instruction. Provides standards based lesson plans as well as staff developement resources.
- BBC America
Includes great flash information on a variety of topics including Greece, Rome, Indus River Valley, English history and more.
- National Geographic
- Discovery School
Teachers: can create puzzles and connect to clip art as well as lesson plans, connection to United Streaming, big teacher resource center.
- Smithsonian Institute
Provides resources for both teachers and students.
- The British Museum
Provides resources for both teachers and students over a variety of historical subjects.
- Houghton Mifflin Publishing Website
Good resource to go with a middle school textbook provider that matches curriculum standards.
- United States Geography Games
This site provides numerous games, each with multiple difficulty levels, that teach U.S. Geography. It is a great resource when teaching the States and Capital Cities of the United States.
- Teacher Vision
Agreat resource for lesson plans and activities to help students understand the 2008 elections. http://www.teachervision.fen.com/elections/teaching-methods/56372.html