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Google Earth Tour of the Lincoln Assassination - Teaching the Civil War with Technology
44 Reading Passages on Historical Subjects - all levels
Graphic Organizers in the Social Studies Classroom
6 Free Online Resources for Primary Source Documents for ELA and HISTORY Teachers: Primary source documents are artifacts created by individuals during a particular period in history. This could be a letter, speech, photograph or journal entry. If you're looking to integrate social studies into your literacy block, try out one of these resources for primary source documents. #reference
40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World
Teaching History with Technology
How To Teach World History Using Pop Culture
Primary Source Analysis Guides for Students and Teachers
iCivics - Great site to help teach Citizenship and Participation
Historical Thinking Matters - Multimedia Investigations in U.S. History
Timelines.tv - History, documentary and video online
The 1920s with Word Foto - Lesson Idea: Use the WordFoto app on the iPad to summarize the period of the 1920s including the Harlem Renaissance, the Great Migration, and Prohibition. (Social Studies Standard 5-4.1)
13 Good Resources for Social Studies Teachers
Create Thematic Maps With the National Geographic Map Maker
Mission US is a multimedia project that immerses players in U.S. history content through free interactive games.
A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: 54 Resources for Civics Teachers
To Our Ancestors With Gratitude
Stanford History Education Group - Reading like a Historian
Google Makes Dead Sea Scrolls Available Online
Learning to Give - Great resources with many lesson plans to teach civic responsibility/engagement and philanthropy.
iCivics - to assist in teaching Civics - game-based