Social Studies Sites


State Facts
http://www.abcteach.com/States/StateTOC.htm

How Our Government Works
http://alfy.com/teachers/teach/thematic_units/Government/Government_1.asp

Ellis Island History
http://www.ellisisland.com/indexHistory.html

Plimoth Plantation
http://www.plimoth.org/visit/what/1627.asp

Pilgrimhall Museum
http://www.pilgrimhall.org/

Where Is That?
http://www.funbrain.com/funbrain/where

Geonet
http://www.eduplace.com/geonet/

Be a history detective. Go back in time and investigate the daily 
lives of 
the Daggetts, a colonial family from northeastern Connecticut. 
Collect clues 
to uncover answers to 7 questions about colonial life in the 
1700s. Then 
prove your skills as a history detective by discovering 
"What's wrong with 
this picture?"
http://www.thehenryford.org/education/smartfun/colonial/intro/

Colonial Kids�a site put together by a Philadelphia area 5th 
grade. Easy to 
understand information about daily life, homes, clothing, chores, 
school, 
travel, occupations, food, games, and crafts. An excellent 
resource for our 
Colonial unit.
http://library.thinkquest.org/J002611F/

You are the historian! Look at Colonial artifacts and documents 
from the 
Springer Family and learn about their Colonial lifestyle.
http://americanhistory.si.edu/kids/springer/

Schooling, Education, and Literacy in Colonial America
http://alumni.cc.gettysburg.edu/%7Es330558/schooling.html

America�s Stories and America�s Library
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi/jb/colonial

Old Sturbridge Village
http://www.osv.org/

Old Williamsburg, Virginia
http://www.history.org/history/index.html

Houghton Mifflin History
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmss05/books_ca/bke1/index.html

Houghton Mifflin States and Regions
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmss05/bkd/index.html

Great United States History Resource
http://www.teachthechildrenwell.com/social.html#states

Geography Games
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games.htm

Continents and Oceans
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/World_Continents.htm

Social Studies Alive!
http://www.learntci.com/student/sign_in

Immigration Explorer
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/03/10/us/20090310-immigration-explorer.html?_r=0


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