PBS - War of 1812 site. You can watch the film, and there are other
links with information and activities. This is the site that we're
using in class as part of the War of 1812 APBA.
Sing the Preamble! Watch the Schoolhouse Rock video.
SEARCH ENGINE - iconn.org is a "trustworthy, kid safe, and free
QUIZLET is a free site. Make flashcards, play games, etc...
Inaugural Address and portraits/photgraphs of all U.S. Presidents.
50 States Game. Can you place our 50 states on a map of the U.S.?
National Geographic for kids
Constitution Day Website - download the video!
Arlington National Cemetery
Memorial Day website from history.com
Flag Day, June 14th. Information and activities.
Geography and Landforms
CT General Assembly website. (CT's "Congress")
Trumbull's Municipal Code (Trumbull's town laws).
American Inventions of the 1800s WebQuest
Road to the Civil War WebQuest
Battle of Gettysburg WebQuest
Veterans Day WebQuest
Track bills as they move through Congress.
Online version of the classic "Oregon Trail" game.
Information about our 50 states.
National Geographic - Interactive Site about the Underground RR.
Interactive Underground Railroad Site on Scholastic.com
The Story of the Amistad
History.com page about the Amistad. Info., videos, and images.
"My Birthday in History." Start Here!!!
"My Birthday in History." - Use this site for question 4.
"My Birthday in History" activity. Has births, deaths, and events.
Encyclopedia Britannica. Mrs. Cerulli will give you our school's
username and password.
Link to the CBAS website. Students can create an account.
From the site: "Want immediate evaluation of a writing sample?
Based on over 40 years of research, the celebrated PEG scoring
software used in CBAS Write provides instant scoring that shows
the skill level of each writing sample."
"Dozens of grade-appropriate animated tutorials entertain as they
teach writing skills. Aligned to the writing categories,
activities are designed to improve voice, support, sentence
fluency, word choice, and conventions."
Link to Junior Scholastic - students can access digital issues of
the magazine that we use in class.
I've provided the students with a password.