This page has a wealth of Social Studies links.
3rd grade: Information about Japan
3rd grade: A kid's life in Japan, good for background knowledge.
Excellent information on Ancient Egypt
3rd grade: Ancient Egypt for Kids - good interactive site
3rd grade: Information about Egypt.
Create your own cartouche with Egyptian Hieroglyphics!
3rd grade: Information about Italy
Digital copies of past issues of the Young Explorer magazine by
National Geographic. This is an excellent non-fiction resource.
National Geographic Young Explorer
3rd and 4th: Good search engine for information
3rd and 4th: Take a tour with Ben Franklin and learn about the
history of our government,especially the documents that are
important to our history.
Ben's Guide to the Government
3rd and 4th grade: Be President for a day, and see how
government affects you!
The Democracy Project
3rd and 4th grade: Learn about the US Government, about the
president, and how government works.
The White House for Kids
3rd and 4th grade: Learn about the FBI and what they do to
protect our country.
This site has a lot of links, including the ones
above, to great governmentwebsites.
Kids Government links
Enrichment activities for Pedro's Journal
Website to go along with "Acropolis Adventure"
Use this website for "The Great American Mail Race"
New York State
Take a geography quiz! See what you know and don't know.