Social Studies Links

 

warrensburg.k12.mo.us/webquest/

 www.mnh.si.edu/panoramas/

http://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne (virtual tour/Louvre)

www.whitehouse.gov/about/interactive-tour

www.1856.com/

www.astralgia.com/webportfolio/omnimoment/titanic/gallery/index.html

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/3-5/games/index.html

http://washingtonsworld.org/

http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/London-Wall/Whats-on/Galleries/medieval/Games/Apprentice.htm

http://www.irishpotatofamine.org/flash.html

http://www.gamequarium.org/dir/SqoolTube_Videos/Social_Studies/Liberty_Kids/

http://www.plimoth.org/learn/just-kids/talk-pilgrim Talk Like A Pilgrim

http://www.plimoth.org/media/olc/intro.html

http://www.gosocialstudiesgo.com/  -Really cool site!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/famouspeople/christopher_columbus/ Christopher Columbus

http://www.icivics.org/games/responsibility-launcher Liberty Bell Responsibility Launcher

http://www.gamesforchange.org/play/ Games For Change

http://www.icivics.org/games/do-i-have-right Do I Have A Right

http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/games_quizzes/electiongame/game.asp If You Were President

http://www.texaslre.org/asymbols/symbolsgame.html American Symbols

http://disney.go.com/hotshot/hsb2/index.html- Hot shots game

http://www.harvestofhistory.org/

http://www.icivics.org/games- Fun games about the Constitution, Bill of Rights, Precipitation and Citizenship, Budgeting, Foreign Policy, Judicial Branch, Executive Branch, etc...

http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/hssc/index.html

http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/hbsocial_studies/

http://www.macmillanmh.com/socialstudies/2009/ss/student/grade5/inmotion/p_558.swf

http://www.classzone.com/cz/find_book.htm?tmpState=MO&state=MO&x=25&y=21 (Mr. Robertson's students can select Middle School, Missouri, and the text to see resources/interactive materials)

http://www.dogonews.com/ -Current Events For Kids

http://www.timeforkids.com/news

https://picturingamerica.neh.gov/- Picturing America

http://jc-schools.net/tutorials/interact-socst.htm -interactive Social Studies websites

 

Geography Links:

http://classroom.jc-schools.net/basic/ssmaps.html

http://www.lizardpoint.com/fun/geoquiz/

http://www.mapsofworld.com/games/

http://www.geography-map-games.com/

http://www.maps.com/freestuff.aspx

http://www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/games/penguin/penguin.html

http://www.mywonderfulworld.org/toolsforadventure/games/index.html

http://www.eduplace.com/kids/socsci/books/applications/imaps/maps/g2_u2/index.html

http://www.mrnussbaum.com/biomes.htm

http://www.historyglobe.com/jamestown/

http://www.maps.com/funfacts.aspx?nav=FF

http://www.gohistorygo.com/

http://www.gamesforchange.org/channels/global

http://www.worldatlas.com/aatlas/world.htm

 

History Links:

http://www.besthistorysites.net/

http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/

http://www.biography.com/tv/classroom/black-history-timeline

http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthemove/exhibition/

http://www.earlyamerica.com/ben1.htm

http://www.calisphere.universityofcalifornia.edu/

http://www.law.ou.edu/hist/index.shtml -Historical Documents

 

Constitution Links:

http://www.congressforkids.net/games/billofrights/2_billofrights.htm

http://www.ushistory.org/

http://www.nccs.net/constitution/index.html

http://www.wartgames.com/themes/government/constitution.html

http://constitutioncenter.org/

http://government.mrdonn.org/constitution.html

http://www.pbs.org/topics/history/

 

 

Election Games/Information

http://www.icivics.org/games/win-white-house?gclid=CJjxvOO1nLMCFYQ7MgodTx0A3Q

     You are running for the White House...create your platform and see how you do.

http://www.icivics.org/games/executive-commandPresident for a day

http://www.icivics.org/games/cast-your-vote-  You get to be the voter in this game.  Pick your favorite candidate.

http://government.mrdonn.org/elections.html-  For Teachers and Students (lessons and games)

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012-  On The Road To The White House Game

http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/reproducibles/instructor/crossword/0010/index.htm- Electing the President...Cyber Hunt

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012- The Electoral Challenge

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012-  Electoral College Map (2008 and 2012)

http://magazines.scholastic.com/resource/uploads_sno/election2012/flash/Game_SevenHats/working_version/SevenHatsPopup.html - Seven Hats Challenge  Game (see the roles that the President must play)

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012/Whos-Who - Meet the canidates

http://www.congressforkids.net/Elections_electionpres.htm -  Congress for kids...great for teachers and students (activities, webquests, puzzles, lesson plans, etc...)

http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/indepth/election2008.htm - online learning module

 

Election Videos (from Scholastic...student friendly)

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012 - explains the electoral college

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012- explains who can run for President and facts about the Presidency

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012-  tells about current candidates and their backgrounds

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012- tells about the campaign process for candidates

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012 -Obama the early years 

http://magazines.scholastic.com/Election-2012 - Romney the early years

 

Veteran's Day 

http://www.va.gov/kids/ 

http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/veterans-day/  (for teachers)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9LTLa8xZiw (4 minute Pearl Harbor Video )

http://sf.factmonster.com/spot/veteransday1.html  Fact Monster facts for kids

http://www.history.com/topics/history-of-veterans-day History Channel Veterans Day Video clips

http://www.history.com/topics/history-of-veterans-day/videos#bet-you-didnt-know-veterans-day History Channel...Bet You Didn't Know

http://www.history.com/topics/history-of-veterans-day/videos#history-says-thanks  Say Thanks Video