Below are links to great resources...
A website full of resources for students of Social Studies.
National Council for the Social Studies
Take some time to cruise the IB website...
International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme
A resource for students and teachers of English.
National Council of Teachers of English
Check out the district calendar and see what's
happening in our district!
Clover Park School District
An on-line resource for citing sources.
EasyBib - Citing Resource
A link to a resource for MLA in-text and bibliographic citations.
OWL at Purdue - for citation help
Revised and Interactive Bloom's Taxonomy
Use this to access on-line databases from home. You need your 16
digit library card and your PIN to access. Your default PIN is
the last 4 numbers of your telephone number.
Pierce County Library On-line Resources
9/10 Pacific Northwest History - here is the link to the CBA
rubric and guidelines
PNW CBA Rubric
Check out these definitions to help select an issue for the CBA:
Humans and the Environment
PNW Environmental Issues Definitions
Local ecology resources - use for CBA: Humans and the Environment
Use for CBA: Humans and the Environment
Local Environmental Priorities
Current environmental issues in Oregon (you can also access the
archive for past concerns)
PNW - Environmental Issues in Oregon
Another great resource for the CBA - Constitutional Issues.
A great resource for the CBA - Constitutional Issues.
List of American Presidents
US History Sources
An audio version of chapters 13-40 available for students to
AP US History - Podcast of "The American Pageant" Chapters 13-40
AP US History students looked at Madison's #10. Check the link
for access to the entire collection of
writings by John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, and James Madison.
The Federalist Papers
"Common Sense" by Thomas Paine
AP students: This link will give you access to each chapter of
Howard Zinn's " A People's History of the US." It is a great
resource and is widely used in classes across the country. There
will be a few assigned readings but I encourage you to read the
other chapters as well.
APUSH - "A People's History of the United States: 1492-Present"
AP students: take a minute or two to read this speech.
William Jennings Bryan's "Cross of Gold" Speech
This is a student created video (from a different school)that is
only accessible from home.
APUSH - video review
Scroll down to the bottom and view the videos under "History".
There are a few overview videos available to access from home or
APUSH: KHAN Academy - History Review Videos
Check out the video lessons.
AP US History Lessons
Ten Commandments of Good Historical Writing
Tenement Virtual Tour
Newport Mansions Resource Guide
Use this link to compute the values of monetary figures between
1774 and 2011.
AP College Board - US History FRQ Prompts
AP US History Exam Calculator
Modern World History Link
Causes of Conflict CBA Rubric
Causes of Conflict CBA Graphic Organizer
Modern History Sourcebook