New Hampshire
           Web Sites for Kids

              (and Grownups, too)

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

                   Research:

New Hampshire Almanac - Facts for Kids - http://www.nh.gov/nhinfo/

New Hampshire from the NH State Senate
How NH got its name and more:
http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/Senate/About_Senate/kids.aspx

NH Folklife - http://www.nh.gov/folklife/index.htm
     Learning Center - https://www.nh.gov/folklife/learning-center/index.htm
    
Traditions - https://www.nh.gov/folklife/traditional-music/index.htm

Census Bureau Data for New Hampshire
http://www.census.gov/geo/www/guidestloc/st33_nh.html
https://www.census.gov/geo/reference/guidestloc/st33_nh.html
https://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/


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://www.nhliving.com/famouspeople/
http://www.nh.gov/nhinfo/people.html
http://www.nhtourguide.com/famous_nh_people/index.htm
http://www.worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/namerica/usstates/nhfamous.htm

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

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

Weather Data:
UNH http://www.unh.edu/stateclimatologist/#
National Weather Service

NOAA http://iwin.nws.noaa.gov/view/states.php?state=NH
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:
       Free Highway maps - http://nh.freehighwaymaps.com/
       Regional - http://www.visitnh.gov/information/about-the-regions/
       National Geographic Society
          http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/mapping/outline-map/?map=New_Hampshire&ar_a=1

Geological Society of NH - (NH Geology links) - excellent site
http://www.gsnhonline.org/geolinks/geolinks.shtml

NH DES Maps - http://www.des.state.nh.us/organization/commissioner/gsu/gmp/index.htm

Generalized Bedrock Geologic Map
http://www.des.state.nh.us/organization/commissioner/pip/publications/geologic/documents/generalized_bedrock.pdf

Simplified Bedrock Geologic Map
http://www.des.state.nh.us/organization/commissioner/pip/publications/geologic/documents/simpllified_bedrock.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.nh.gov/

New Hampshire Fish and Game - Education programs and Wild New England for Kids!
http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/education/kids.html

     **
Downloadable pocket guide to animal tracks
       http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/education/documents/track-card.pdf

     **Wildlife sheets profiles - http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/wildlife/profiles.html

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WILD Times for Kids magazines- http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/pubs/kids.html

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NH Fish species - http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/fishing/species.html

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

New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services Fact Sheets
              http://www.des.state.nh.us/organization/commissioner/pip/factsheets/index.htm

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

Tide Charts for New Hampshire
  http://nh.usharbors.com/monthly-tides
              http://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/tide_predictions.shtml?gid=33

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

NH Outdoors
http://www.nhoutdoors.com/

New Hampshire Department of Education - Lists NH schools
http://www.education.nh.gov/schools/index.htm

 Schools and Colleges:
    Antioch - New England Graduate School - Keene - http://www.antiochne.edu/
    Brewster Academy - Wolfeboro -
    Dartmouth College - Hanover - http://www.dartmouth.edu/
    Granite State College - Concord - http://www.granite.edu/
    Holderness School - Plymouth - http://www.holderness.org/
    Keene State College - http://www.keene.edu/

    Kimball Union Academy - Meriden - https://www.kua.org/page
    NHTI - Concord - http://www.nhti.edu/
    New Hampton School - https://www.newhampton.org/page/Home
    Phillips Exeter Academy
- http://www.exeter.edu/
    Plymouth State University - http://www.plymouth.edu/

    Proctor Academy - Andover - https://www.proctoracademy.org/page/Homepage
    Rivier College - Nashua -
http://www.rivier.edu/
    Southern NH University - Manchester - http://www.snhu.edu/
    St. Paul's School - Concord - https://www.sps.edu/page
    Tilton School -
https://www.tiltonschool.org/page
    University of New Hampshire - http://www.unh.edu/

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/visit/historic-sites/Fort-Constitution-State-Historic-Site.aspx

http://www.nhstateparks.org/explore/state-parks/fort-constitution-state-historic-site.aspx
http://www.portsmouthnh.com/thingstodo/todoDetail.cfm?TodoID=55&CategoryID=7

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

Isles of Shoals - http://www.portsmouthnh.com/listing/isles-of-shoals/
                 http://www.nhtourguide.com/things_to_do_nh/isles_of_shoals.htm

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

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

McAuliffe-Shephard Discovery Center - 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://newenglandskimuseum.org/

New Hampshire Historical Society - Concord - http://www.nhhistory.org/
    NH History Curriculum -
http://www.nhptv.org/kn/nh/home.html
    Online exhibitions - https://www.nhhistory.org/Research/Online-Exhibitions
    Classroom resources - https://www.nhhistory.org/Educate/School-Programs/Classroom-Resources

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

NH State Parks - http://www.nhstateparks.org/
   Historic Sites - http://www.nhstateparks.org/visit/Historic-Sites/
   Beaches - http://www.nhstateparks.org/visit/seacoast-beaches.aspx

      Hiking Trails http://www.nhstateparks.org/Activities/hiking/trail-information.aspx

Odiorne Point - Rye - http://www.nhstateparks.org/visit/state-parks/Odiorne-Point-State-Park.aspx

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

Seacoast Science Center - http://www.seacoastsciencecenter.org/

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/

 
Communications:

AJR Newslink - NH newspapers - http://newslink.org/nhnews.html
The Concord Monitor - http://www.concordmonitor.com/
Fosters Daily Democrat -
http://www.fosters.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
                           Concord -
                           Gunstock Acres
                           Lake Winnipesaukee WebCam from Weirs plus more on the left side
                           Mt. Washington Webcam - https://www.mountwashington.org/premium-content/webcam-videos/
                           Another Mt. Washington Webcam - http://hazecam.net/camsite.aspx?site=mtwash
                           NH Webcams - http://www.nhtourguide.com/live_web_cam_nh.htm

                           Portsmouth Market Square - http://www.portsmouthwebcam.com/index.php/market-square-2/

                           Rye Beach
                                                            Wolfeboro


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

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 History Virtual Tour - http://lss.sau16.org/content/nhvirtual_field.htm

NH Webquest by Karen LaRue from SAU 29 - https://sites.google.com/site/deweybrowse/  

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

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

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

 

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This page was developed by Kathi Mitchell 
and was last updated March 20, 2017