Social Studies: 

AtoZ Teacher Stuff - Theme Pages - elementary

American Factfinder from the U. S. Census Bureau

Ancient Egypt from University of South Florida

American History sites from Georgetown
   More sites from Georgetown -

American History information for kids

Bellingham, Washington sites - explorers activities and webquests

The Best of History Websites -

Brad Bowerman's Geography World - tons of good stuff

CNN for Kids -
  CNN Education - h

The Census Bureau

Center for Civic Education -curricular materials on left
   Sample Lessons -

Central Intelligence Agency with facts about countries of the world
2002 Fact Book

       CIA for Kids site

Crossroads - American history curriculum from New York for K-12

Mr. Donn's History

Mr. Donn's US History

Mr. Dowling's Electronic Passport

EconEdLink - economics lessons

EDSITEment Lesson Plans -

Enchanted Learning - K-3

Evansville - ancient civilizations

Excellent American History site from the Netherlands

Federal Reserve Publications for Teachers - websites and publications

First Gov For Kids -
   State information

Fourth of July, American history, and History Center from Education World

Fun State Facts from the US Census Bureau

Greentown Themes and Units and Online Activities

History-Social Science Course Models for grades 2-5 from CA

Mr. Hokanson's Social Studies (US History and World Geography)
Outlines, objectives, tutorials, notes, and activities plus more

Learn About the US Department of State

The History Channel - This Day in History

The History Net - Where History Lives on the Web

History/Social Studies for K-12 Teachers

(Really big site from) Indiana - Social Studies Sources

Library of Congress - includes Thomas, American Memory, and exhibitions

Mapquest - world atlas with printable maps or map your trip

Memphis State - ancient world cultures including Color Tour of Egypt

National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies

National Geographic Society - Maps, searchable lesson plans,interactive sites -
For teachers -

New Hampshire Geographic Alliance - excellent resources for NH teachers

Odyssey Online from Emory University -ancient civilizations info and art

SCORE history and social studies lesson plans and resources from California -

Smithsonian Institution -
    Education and Outreach -
   Lesson Plans -
    Students -
    Resource Library -

Social Studies Lesson Plans and Resources for Teachers

Teacherlink - Resources (NASA, graphics, lesson plans, maps, teacher opportunities, searchable database)

TerraServer - satellite views

Topo maps - topographic maps online

United Nations Cyberschoolbus - Global Teaching and Learning Project

US Maps  -

Social Studies Resource Links

The White House - historical info plus modern

World History information for kids

WWW-VL History Central Catalog - teacher reference

Arlington Public Schools Overview of Social Studies K-12

Awesome Library Social Studies Lesson Plans

Ben's Guide to US Government for Kids - social studies lessons
  (Select your state and scroll down to Classroom Resources)

Eduplace social studies activities, current events, maps

History for Kids -by grade level with multiple social studies topics and links

Links from Kathy Schrock -

New York Times Learning Network -
      New York Times Archived Lessons -

ProTeacher - lessons

Social Studies Curriculum by grade level from the Montgomery County Public Schools in Rockville Maryland - use left column or select a grade level and scroll down to Bookmarks

US Treasury - Role Of and History for Kids
' Lessons for Teachers

Mrs. Mitchell's social studies web page
   Mrs. Mitchell's Geography Links
web page

   Regional Geography


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This page was developed by Kathi Mitchell
and was last updated March 6, 20