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Sunday, July 11, 2010

Interactive Websites for Social Studies

Interactive Websites for the social studies classroom

THANK YOU KAREN BROOKS!

Interactive Websites for the Social Studies Classroom Webinar Karen Brooks
Materials Located at:
  • http://www.slideshare.net/kbrooks
  • http://del.icio.us/dembe01/ss
  • http://www.karenbrooksucboces.blogspot.com
  • We Didn't Start The Fire
  • Video Conversion Tool http://vixy.net/ See Karen Brooks' converter Bookmarks: http://del.icio.us/dembe01/converter

  • Interactive Interactive Constitution http://www.constitutioncenter.org/constitution/
  • Constitutional TimeLine http://www.constitutioncenter.org/timeline/index.html
  • Constitution Power Grab Game http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/power_grab_game/

    http://plasma.nationalgeographic.com/mapmachine/ http://ngfl.northumberland.gov.uk/history/default.htm Iknowthat.com - http://www.iknowthat.com/com - http://www.iknowthat.com/com/L3?Area=L2_SocialStudies Interactive Maps - http://www.maps.com/FunFacts.aspx?nav=FF Tax Calculations - http://www.ey.com/GLOBAL/content.nsf/Canada/Tax_-_Calculators_-_2007_Personal_Tax Google Earth http://www.egyptancienthistory.com/ http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/flash/default.asp http://www.fec.gov/ The Underground Railroad - http://www.nationalgeographic.com/features/99/railroad/j1.html Lweis and Clark Exp. - http://www.nationalgeographic.com/west/index.html Third World Farmer - http://web.dps.k12.va.us/ParkAve/usgov.htm National Geographic The World - http://www.nationalgeographic.com/resources/ngo/maps/view/worldm.html Map of Roman Empire - http:// intranet.dalton.org/groups/Rome/RMap.html Practice Quizzes - http://www.twyman-whitney.com/americancitizen/tests.htm Virtual History of Japan - http://www.lakelandschools.us/lh/modonnell/virtualindex.htm Regents Prep - http://www.regentsprep.org/ Interactive WWI - http://www.schoolshistory.org.uk/waractivities.htm WWII History Test - http://www.grolier.com/wwii/wwiiquiz.htm Manifest Destiny - http://animatedatlas.com/movie.html Great Resources http://www.freedomssong.net/ http://www.ncss.org/ http://learning.loc.gov/learn/educators/workshop/discover/index.html http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/nchs/standards/ http://www.annenbergclassroom.org/Chapter.aspx?Id=61 http://www.lib.csusb.edu/gov/constitution.cfm http://www.constitutioncenter.org/ http://library.thinkquest.org/11572/cc/index.html http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com http://www.ushistory.org/ http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/ http://www.cyberschoolbus.un.org/ http://www.merriam-webster.com/maps/moremapsnyt.html http://www.mywonderfulworld.org/educators_welcome.html Women’s Suffrage http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/vfwhtml/vfwhome.html http://www.harriettubman.com/ On This Day http://www.scopesys.com/anyday/ WWII Resources - http://www.besthistorysites.net/WWII.shtml Primary Documents http://www.whitehousehistory.org/04/04.html & http://www.whitehousehistory.org/04/subs/04_b.html http://www.loc.gov/teachers/constitutionday.html http://www.gilderlehrman.org/teachers/module2/mod_primary.html http://www.crf-usa.org/Foundation_docs/Foundation_home.html http://www.constitution.org/afp/afp.htm http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/federal/fed.htm http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/charters.html http://www.earlyamerica.com/ http://www.picturehistory.com/ Games http://www.yourchildlearns.com/mappuzzle/us-puzzle.html http://www.uscourts.gov/outreach/MDC/index.htm Place the State - http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/states_experiment_drag-drop_Intermed_State15s_500.html World Quiz Geography - http://www.lizardpoint.com/fun/geoquiz/worldquiz.html South and Central American Georgraphy Games http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/South_America_Geography.htm European Games - http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/European_Geography.htm Asia http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Asian_Geography.htm Africa - http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/African_Geography.htm Capitol Quiz - http://clerkkids.house.gov/games/trivia/flashquizzes/quizRep.htm Jeopardy Map Skills Games http://www.quia.com/cb/1284.html Map Games - http://www.maps.com/FunFacts.aspx?nav=FF WWI Over the Top - http://www.civilization.ca/cwm/overtop/index_e.html Interactive Geography - http://scottbryce.com/us_geo/index2.htm Global Island Democracy Game - http://www.globalisland.nu/pages_intro/en/index.php?lang=en History of the Supreme Court - http://www.historyofsupremecourt.org/ Where’s Sindy? http://www.altoids.com/sindy/index.do More Resources http://www.justicelearning.org/home.asp Library of Congress Photo Stream - http://flickr.com/photos/library_of_congress/ Brooklyn Daily Eagle http://www.brooklynpubliclibrary.org/eagle/ Political Parties and Global Leaders - https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/ How to Teach with Primary Documents http://www.ourdocuments.gov/content.php?flash=true&page=sourcebook3 http://www.ourdocuments.gov/content.php?flash=true&page=integration http://www.archives.gov/education/index.html Lesson Development samples all grades - http://www.civiced.org/index.php?page=constitution_day SS Elementary http://www.42explore.com/42exploress.htm http://ngfl.northumberland.gov.uk/geography/ted/ted.html http://www.cbc.ca/kids/general/the-lab/history-of-invention/default.html http://classroom.jc-schools.net/SS-units/ Iknowthat.com - http:// www.iknowthat.com /com - http://www.iknowthat.com/com/L3?Area=L2_SocialStudies http://www.srl.caltech.edu/personnel/krubal/rainforest/serve_home.html http://clerkkids.house.gov/index.html http://www.history.org/kids/games/ http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/mff/myths.htm http://www.globalclassroom.org/ecell00/javamath.html http://www.weeklyreader.com/ http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/kids/funfacts/funfacts.html http://www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi/es http://www.awesomelibrary.org/Classroom/Social_Studies/Social_Studies.html Homework Helper for SS from Discovery – http://school.discoveryeducation.com/homeworkhelp/bjpinchbeck/bjsocial.html Basic Skills for SS - http://classroom.jc-schools.net/basic/socst.html SS Middle http://ancientcivilizations.co.uk/home_set.html http://docsouth.unc.edu/classroom/ http://factcheck.org/ http://pilgrims.net/plymouth/history/ http://www.epodunk.com/routes/erie-canal/# http://timesunion.com/specialreports/eriecanal/ecflash.htm Erie Canal Quiz http://www.berkshiretv.com/popquiz.htm SS High School http://www.lewis-clark.org/ http://docsouth.unc.edu/classroom/ http://www.historyworld.net/ http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/afctshtml/tshome.html http://www.ushistory.org/declaration/account/index.htm Franklin an Enlightened Thinker http://library.thinkquest.org/22254/mainframe.htm?tqskip=1 Government Quiz http://web.dps.k12.va.us/ParkAve/usgov.htm The Conquistadors - http://www.pbs.org/conquistadors/ Key Timelines and Dates - http://www.fasttrackteaching.com/timelinesmain.html WWI Resources - http://www.besthistorysites.net/USHistory_WWI.shtml SS Webquests Birth of the Early Middle Ages Webquest - http://www.milton.k12.vt.us/WebQuests/SChristensen/webquest-middle_ages.htm http://www.suelebeau.com/webquests.htm#misc%20samples Civil War Personal Journal Webquest - http://coe.west.asu.edu/students/hcarter/webquest.htm A Revolutionary Webquest - http://library.thinkquest.org/11683/High.html Revolutionary News Paper WebQuest - http://oswego.org/staff/jdecosa/webquest/index.htm Revolutionary War Webquest - http://chester.ny.schoolwebpages.com/education/components/sectionlist/default.php?sectiondetailid=4309&sc_id=1192399264 WebQuest Folktales and Legends - http://schoolweb.missouri.edu/nixa.k12.mo.us/sullivan/tales/task.htm Johnny Tremain Webquest - http://www.nevada.edu/~treed/trwebquest/ Anne Frank and Children of the Holocaust Webquest - http://www.spa3.k12.sc.us/WebQuests/Anne%20Frank/index.html Ancient Civilizations Webquest - http://coe.west.asu.edu/students/dmatousek/ancientwq/ancient_civilizations_wq.htm Other Digital StoryTelling in SS - http://web2-and-you-2.pbwiki.com/Digital%20Storytelling%20in%20Social%20Studies State by State Booklist http://www.nea.org/readacross/resources/statebooks.html and http://www.mrsmcgowan.com/projects/flags/states_books.htm Before the Benjamins http://www.pbs.org/newshour/on2/money/history.html Learning About the Holocaust through Art- http://art.holocaust-education.net/ Create an Interactive Map with Excel - http://www.education-world.com/a_tech/techtorial/techtorial059.shtml Video Conversion Tool - http://vixy.net/ http://www.quia.com/shared/hist/ - Search of History Quia Games Quia American History - http://www.quia.com/shared/search?category=11812&adv_search=true Quia Citizenship - http://www.quia.com/shared/search?category=17639&adv_search=true Quia World History - http://www.quia.com/shared/search?category=14574&adv_search=true Quia Social Studies - http://www.quia.com/shared/search?category=11897&adv_search=true Timeline References - http://www.internet4classrooms.com/timelines.htm Pearl Harbor Video Page- http://ehistory.osu.edu/wwii/pearlharbor/index.cfm and http://ehistory.osu.edu/wwii/interactive/wenger/index.cfm WWII Interactive Maps - http://www.cyberlearning-world.com/lessons/ushistory/ww2/ww2maps.htm WWII Air Combat Films - http://www.grolier.com/wwii/movies/movies.html and photo gallery http://www.grolier.com/wwii/photos/wwii_photos.html WWII Interactive - http://ehistory.osu.edu/osu/mmh/ww2/ Anne Frank Story - http://www.msnbc.com/onair/nbc/dateline/miepgies/default.asp?cp1=1 Holocaust TimeLine - http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/holocaust/timeline.html http://www.firstamendmentschools.org/ http://youthrights.org/ http://www.kidsprepareamerica.org/ The Living Room Candidate - http://livingroomcandidate.org/ Thompson Paper http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/thompson/ World Money and Famous Faces - http://www.econedlink.org/lessons/em484/popupActivity.html Breathing Earth - http://www.breathingearth.net/

2 comments:

  1. Thank you for using me as a resource.

    Karen Brooks
    http://www.karenbrooksucboces.blogspot.com

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  2. A BIG THANK YOU to you Karen for compiling the information!

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