New Hampshire - Web Sites for Kids
                                      (and Grownups, too)

 

Research Maps Info Places Schools & Colleges Communications/Web Cams Teacher Materials

Research:

New Hampshire Places By Region - developed by Nora LeDuc
       
http://www.concord.k12.nh.us/schools/kimball/leduc/NHplaces.htm

               Famous New Hampshire People - developed by Nora LeDuc
               
   http://www.concord.k12.nh.us/schools/kimball/leduc/nhhist2.htm

               New Hampshire Authors - developed by Nora LeDuc
           
      http://www.concord.k12.nh.us/schools/kimball/leduc/nhauthors.html

                        New Hampshire Facts for Kids from the NH State Senate
                 How NH got its name and more:
                
http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/senate/misc/kids.html


                        Census Bureau Data for New Hampshire
  
                    http://www.census.gov/datamap/www/33.html

                        New Hampshire Facts and Trivia
                 
http://www.50states.com/newhamps.htm

                        NH Almanac Fast Facts by county
                 
http://www.state.nh.us/nhinfo/ffcounties.html

                        NH  State Flag and Facts
  
                    http://www.netstate.com/states/symb/flags/nh_flag.htm
                            State symbols - http://www.netstate.com/states/symb/nh_symb.htm
                            Almanac - http://www.netstate.com/states/alma/nh_alma.htm
                            Geography - http://www.netstate.com/states/geography/nh_geography.htm
                            Maps - http://www.netstate.com/states/maps/nh_maps.htm
                            Links - http://www.netstate.com/states/links/nh_links.htm

                        NH Historical Markers by region - links to historic people and places
  
                    http://newhampshire.com/historical-markers/list-by-number.aspx

Famous New Hampshire People
    http://lms.sau16.org/lss/classpages/gr4projects/famousnh.htm

NH Facts -
http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/stateknow/nh1.html

NH Information - http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0108244.html

NH Weather Data from NOAA - National Weather Service weather
  
http://iwin.nws.noaa.gov/iwin/nh/nh.html

Weather Data from WeatherLook - http://weatherlook.net/nh.shtml

NH African-American History- stories and great information
  
http://www.seacoastnh.com/blackhistory/index.html

NH Genalogy and History - http://www.nh.searchroots.com/history.html#NHH

Maps:

New Hampshire Maps:
       Mapathon
- http://www.mapathon.com/nh.shtml 
       By region -
http://www.newhampshire.com/maps/index.cfm
       Regional - http://www.visitnh.gov/maps.html
       National Geographic Society
         
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/atlas/index.html?Parent=usofam&Rootmap=usnh

Geological Society of NH - (NH Geology links) - excellent site
   
 http://www.gsnhonline.org/geolinks/geolinks.shtml
           Generalized Bedrock Geologic Map
 
            http://www.des.state.nh.us/pdf/gen_br.pdf
           Simplified Bedrock Geologic Map
             http://www.des.state.nh.us/pdf/sim_br.pdf

Historic USGS Maps of NH
 
http://docs.unh.edu/nhtopos/nhtopos.htm

NH Maps from the University of Texas at Austin
 
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/new_hampshire.html

Satellite Image for New Hampshire
 
http://fermi.jhuapl.edu/states/avhrr/NH_213.n12.96may31_1148.html

NH Maps - physical, elevation, satellite, political, cities, and roads
   http://geology.com/state-map/new-hampshire.shtml

**New Hampshire Map/Quiz printout for students and teachers 
   http://www.enchantedlearning.com/usa/statesbw/newhampshire.shtml

General NH Information:

New Hampshire State Government Online
  
http://www.state.nh.us/

New Hampshire Fish and Game - Education programs and Wild Times for Kids!
  
http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/Kids/kids.htm
     **
Downloadable pocket guide to animal tracks
           
  http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/Wildlife/Wildlife_PDFs/Track_Card.pdf
     **Wildlife sheets profiles - http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/Wildlife/wildlife_profiles.htm
     **Project WEB newsletters - http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/Education/project_WEB.htm
     **
NH Fish species - http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/Fishing/fish_species_profiles.htm

New Hampshire Travel and Tourism
   
http://www.visitnh.gov/

NH.Com - Things to Do and Places to Go
   
http://www.nh.com/

New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services Fact Sheets
   
http://www.des.state.nh.us/openme.htm

Seacoast NH
   
http://www.seacoastnh.com/

Tide Charts for New Hampshire
   
http://www.maineboats.com/tide-charts/nh

Ski New Hampshire
   
http://www.skinh.com/#

NH Outdoors
  
 http://www.nhoutdoors.com/index.htm
      Links: http://www.nhoutdoors.com/links_page.htm

New Hampshire Department of Education - Lists NH schools
  
http://www.ed.state.nh.us/

NH Places:

Audubon Society of NH - Concord - http://www.nhaudubon.org/
 
Canterbury Shaker Village - http://www.shakers.org/

Currier Gallery of Art - Manchester - http://www.currier.org/

Fort Constitution
http://www.nhstateparks.org/state-parks/alphabetical-order/fort-constitution-historic-site/

Gorham Historical Society and Railroad Museum
http://www.gorhamnewhampshire.com/railroadmuseum.html

Isles of Shoals -
http://seacoastnh.com/Places_%26_Events/Isles_of_Shoals/The_Isles_of_Shoals/

Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves - http://www.findlostriver.com/

Manchester Historic Association Millyard Museum
http://www.manchesterhistoric.org/mill.htm

McAuliffe Planetarium - Concord - http://www.starhop.com/

Montshire Museum - Norwich, VT - http://www.montshire.org/

Mount Washington - highest mountain in northeastern US
http://www.mountwashington.org
Also, http://www.mountwashington.com/

Mount Washington Cog Railway - http://www.thecog.com/

Mt. Kearsage Indian Museum - Warner - http://www.indianmuseum.org/

New England Ski Museum - Franconia Notch - http://www.nesm.org/

New Hampshire Historical Society - Concord
http://www.nhhistory.org/
    NH History Curriculum - http://www.nhptv.org/kn/nh/home.html
    PowerPoint Slide Shows - http://www.nhhistory.org/edu/support/slidesindex.htm

New Hampshire Motor Speedway - Loudon
http://www.nhms.com/

NH State Parks
http://www.nhstateparks.org/state-parks/alphabetical-order/
NH Beaches - http://www.nhparks.state.nh.us/state-parks/state-beaches/alphabetical-order.aspx
NH Historic Sites - http://www.nhparks.state.nh.us/state-parks/historic-sites/alphabetical-order.aspx

Odiorne Point - Rye
http://www.nhstateparks.org/state-parks/alphabetical-order/odiorne-point-state-park/

Portsmouth Harbor Trail
http://www.portsmouthnh.com/harbourtrail/

Seacoast Science Center
http://www.seacentr.org/

http://www.nhstateparks.org/state-parks/alphabetical-order/odiorne-point-state-park/seacoast-science-center.aspx

Society for the Protection of NH Forests - Concord
http://www.forestsociety.org/

Squam Lakes Science Center
http://www.nhnature.org/

Strawbery Banke - Portsmouth
http://www.strawberybanke.org/

Schools and Colleges:

Public Schools in New Hampshire - http://www.state.nh.us/educate/k12.html

Antioch - New England Graduate School - http://www.antiochne.edu/
Brewster Academy - http://www.brewsteracademy.org/
Dartmouth College - Hanover - http://www.dartmouth.edu/
Granite State College - http://www.granite.edu/
Holderness School - http://www.holderness.org/
Keene State College - http://www.keene.edu/
Kimball Union Academy - http://www.kua.org/Default.asp?bhcp=1
NHTI - Concord - http://www.nhti.edu/
New Hampton School - http://www.newhampton.org/Default.asp?bhcp=1
Phillips Exeter Academy
- http://www.exeter.edu/pages/visit_index.html
Plymouth State University - http://www.plymouth.edu/
Proctor Academy - http://www.proctoracademy.org/Default.asp?bhcp=1
Rivier College - http://www.rivier.edu/
Southern NH University - http://www.snhu.edu/
St. Paul's School - http://www.sps.edu/Default.asp?bhcp=1
Tilton School -
http://www.tiltonschool.org/
University of New Hampshire - http://www.unh.edu/
 

Communications:

AJR Newslink - NH newspapers - http://newslink.org/nhnews.html
The Concord Monitor - http://www.concordmonitor.com/
Fosters Daily Democrat - http://www.fosters.com/
The Laconia Evening Citizen - http://www.citizen.com/
NH Public Radio - http://www.nhpr.org/
NH Public Television - http://www.nhptv.org/
The Union Leader - http://www.theunionleader.com/
WMUR -
http://www.wmur.com/
 

Web Cams - See NH Places As They Look Right Now

Black Cat Lake Winnipesaukee Weather Cam - includes weather data
  
http://www.blackcatnh.com/

Concord NH Web Cam
 
http://www.concordmonitor.com/apps/pbcs.dll/misc?Url=/sections/webcam/webcam.pbs
Lake Winnipesaukee WebCam
   http://www.winnipesaukee.com/weirscam/index.shtml

Manchester NH Web Cam
  
http://www.thewmurchannel.com/wxcam/814278/detail.html
Mount Washington Web Cam
  
http://www.mountwashington.org/cam/
NH Web Cams
 
http://www.leonardsworlds.com/states/new_hampshire.htm


I used the program Kidspiration
to create these files about New Hampshire
  as part of a Concord School District
professional development activity in April 2004:

Mount Washington
The Flume
The Old Man of the Mountain
Lake Winnipesaukee
Merrimack River
Connecticut River

Lake Winnipesaukee information - http://www.kathimitchell.com/winnipesauk.htm

NH Tourism Webquest from Cynthia Flynn from Merrimack, NH - for fourth graders
   http://www.gmpdc.org/webquests/flynn/NHTourism.htm

NH Webquest by Karen LaRue from SAU 29
   http://www.deweybrowse.org/nh/nh1.htm

Regions of New Hampshire Webquest by Denise McLaughlin of
  Thornton's Ferry School in Merrimack, NH

What's Special About Manchester, NH?
   http://www.gmpdc.org/webquests/plyons/manchester/

New Hampshire History Virtual Field Trip from Exeter
  http://lms.sau16.org/lss/classpages/gr4projects/nhvft/nhvirtual_field.htm

New Hampshire Scavenger Hunt
  http://www.kathimitchell.com/nhtrivia.htm

New Hampshire State Song - http://www.kathimitchell.com/nhstatesong.htm

 

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