CURRENT EVENTS

PRIMARY DOCUMENTS

LOCAL HISTORY

GEOGRAPHY

LARRY FERLAZZO'S BEST SITES FOR SOCIAL STUDIES

DIGITAL DAN

Digital Dan travels the globe sending pictures and stories of his adventures.

DIGITAL STORYTELLING IN SOCIAL STUDIES

THE MYSTERIOUS LETTER

Webquest on the Jamestown settlement

A VOYAGE BACK IN TIME

The Jamestown Time Capsule Project

COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG

Experience life in the 18th century

CLEOPATRA

A multimedia guide to the ancient world

SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD

COLONIAL AMERICA WEBQUEST

GRETA'S GAME STATIONInteractive powerpoints and games for Social Studies

GOOGLE EARTH LESSONS

HOT SHOT BUSINESS Simulate starting your own business

GOOGLE EARTH PRODUCT TOUR

Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

SOCIAL STUDIES ACTIVITIES

ABOUT THE PRESIDENTS

PRESIDENTIAL SECRETS

ELECTRO CITY Create Your Own City

GOOGLITICS Election resources for teachers

TIME FOR KIDS ELECTION RESOURCE

TEACHING THE HUDSON VALLEY

SOCIAL STUDIES RESOURCES

THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

LEWIS AND CLARK ADVENTURE

QUARTER EXPLORER

JAMESTOWN CHALLENGE

VIRTUAL WHITE HOUSE

THOMAS JEFFERSON AND MONTICELLO

REVIEW GAME SITE

ULSTER COUNTY HISTORY AND CULTURE

ULSTER COUNTY HISTORY AND GENEOLOGY

THE HUDSON RIVER MUSEUM

THE FIRST THANKSGIVING

GEO SPY

SOCIAL STUDIES MINI MOVIES

THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE VIDEOS

TRAVEL BUDDIES

Travel Buddies are artifacts, hand puppets or stuffed toys that travel from the students at a school to visit students at other schools and centres or places in the community. These buddies learn about the life in other schools or meet people in the community eg. national parks ranger and gather information for projects and investigations.

STATE FAST FACTS AND TRIVIA

THIS DAY IN HISTORY

SOCIAL STUDIES FOR KIDS

MAMA LISA'S WORLD All about cultures around the world

KIDS' NEWSROOM

DMARIE TIME CAPSULE Plug in a date and find out the music, movies, tv show, toys were popular

PLACE THE STATE

ICIVICS Games to teach about citizenship and our government

HISTORYPINShare your community's past with the world

MAPSKIPMap your stories, biographies, or historic events. You need to sign in, but it's free.

TEACHING WITH HISTORIC PLACES Click on a state to find lessons on historic events created by the National Parks service, or search by theme or timeline, or national standards

YEAR BY YEARClick on any year for an interactive timeline

TIMERIMEThis site lets students view, share and create timelines

EARTH CLOCK Real-time tracking, watch our Earth change

VIRTUAL TOURS AND WEBCAMSLive webcam views of cities and sites around the world

**PATRIMONIUM** Patrimonium-mundi.org is undertaking an ambitious project to capture and share 360 degree panoramas of all of the UNESCO World Heritage sites.

DOGONENEWS Current Events for kids

TRIPLINE Make maps of historic events and voyages

VIDEO TUTORIAL: USING TRIPLINE FOR SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES PROJECTS

TEACHING HISTORY- RESOURCES FOR ALL GRADE LEVELS

WHAT IS HISTORICAL THINKING? VIDEO

CYBRARYMAN'S SOCIAL STUDIES RESOURCES

MICROFACTS Create "factlets" (people, places, events) and string them together

CYBRARYMAN'S COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD RESOURCES

TRANSPORTATION

NATIVE AMERICANS

KIDS PAST Kids Past has an easy to read online World History "textbook" for kids. Kids Past also offers five history games to which students can apply the knowledge the find in the textbook. The textbook and games correspond to each other.

PLAYING HISTORY is a collection of more than 100 games related to topics in US and World History as well as civics and geography.

DIGITAL HISTORY

INTERACTIVE DIAGRAMS

CYBRARYMAN'S TIMELINE PAGE

USING GOOGLE EARTH IN THE CLASSROOM

BBC BIOGRAPHIES

7 USEFUL YOUTUBE CHANNELS FOR HISTORY TEACHERS

MISSION US: A REVOLUTIONARY WAY TO LEARN HISTORY

MAPS OF WAR List of multimedia maps

MY AMERICAN FARM Games and activities about farming and agriculture

UNITED STATES HISTORICAL MAP Click on a year and see what the US looked like then

WORLD WONDERS A new tool by Google

INTERACTIVE INFOGRAPHICS

LARRY FERLAZZO'S BEST SITES FOR LEARNING ABOUT THE WORLD'S CULTURES

LARRY FERLAZZO'S BEST SITES THAT SHOW STATISTICS IN A SIMPLIFIED FORMAT FOR COMPARING COUNTRIES

MY HISTRO Create interactive timelines connected to maps

ZEEMAPS Create your own interactive maps

GLOBAL CLOSET CALCULATOR Discover your interdependence

YOUTUBE TIME MACHINE Select a year and view videos from that year

10 LEARNIST BOARDS FOR HISTORY TEACHERS

GOOGLE WORLD WONDERS PROJECT A multimedia encyclopedia of 132 historic and notable sites around the world

PRECEDEN TIMELINE MAKER

TOMORROW'S WORLD Look ahead to what the future holds according to thinkers, scientists and pundits. Great infographics

DOING HISTORY IS LIKE SOLVING A MYSTERY Interactive Poster

KNOEMA Knoema offers data maps and charts for almost every country in the world.

HISTORIC TIME MACHINE Pick a year and travel through time

ANTIPODES MAP See the other side of the world

MAP OF HISTORIC PLACES

MAPSTORY Create mapped displays of data sets

QR CODE TREASURE HUNT GENERATOR

USING THE WEB AND TECHNOLOGY IN SOCIAL STUDIES

18 GOOGLE EARTH AND MAPS LESSONS

SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHING RESOURCES Pinterest Board

THE DEMOCRACY GAME

101 GREAT SITES FOR SOCIAL STUDIES

CHRONOZOOM helps users visualize historical events over expansive periods of time. You can create your own timelines,projects, and exhibits through an authoring guide.