Power Teaching - highly engaged students, resources totally free. Videos amazing
AccuWeather forecast - local
The Ascent of Money - explains many factors in the financial crisis
Educational rap music - the other three r's WOW! check it out!
Academy of Achievement - info on the people who have shaped our lives
Activate - The Journal of Technology Rich Learning - a wealth of ideas
Animated Atlas - Growth of a Nation - a remarkable use of technology to illustrate history.
Are you ready? Harness this preparedness resource to empower yourself and others to effectively cope with a disaster.
Making Book Trailers with Photo Story 3 free software and free tutorial
The Avalon Project at Yale - digital documents related to the American Constitution; Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Documents; the Cold War; Indochina; Nazi-Soviet Relations 1939-1941; and the U. S. concerning Native Americans and Slavery.
The US50 - A guide to the fifty states
Information Literacy - web & print resources
The Future Channels integrating math science and career exploration
Credit Cards - Frontline - Secret History of the Credit Card Outstanding
Credit - truth about credit - consumer education
Affluenza: PBS Program on overconsumption, credit card debt and more
ConSource - At least 1,000 documents are available on the site, including James Madison’s handwritten notes of the Constitutional Convention the summer of 1787, the Federalist Papers, the Anti and Pro-Federalist Papers, letters written between Founders regarding ratification and the Bill of Rights, the state ratification debates for seven states, and the legislative history of the Bill of Rights.
Center for Civics Education free lesson plans
Carfax used car info - do not buy without checking it
CarTalk - who knew cars were fun?
DisabilityInfo.gov - information and resources
EDSITEment - The Best of the Humanities on the Web
Fact Gadget- 1001 Questions and Answers
FedStats - a wealth of statistics info about USA, PA and local!
Internet Picture Dictionary - free, online multilingual dictionary designed for ESL students and beginning English, French, German, Spanish and Italian language learners.
Justice Learning - civic education in the real world
MapQuest - directions get to where you are going
National Geographic - the magazine and great multimedia content
National Geographic Explorer magazine for kids - online free version
NGS - Xpeditions online learning
Natural Resources Conservation Service USDA - royalty free images
Picture Collection Online - Mid-Manhattan Library - 30,000 images
PoliticalMoneyLine - Money in Politics databases
School The story of Public Education in America
Taking Great Pictures - tips, tutorials, common errors, digital learning center
Technology Integrated Curriculum 100s of ideas!
Crossroads - PennDOT safe teen driving site
Free Thinkfinity.org an innovative online resource for teachers, students, parents and the literacy community
Constitution Day & Civics resources es/ms/hs
Electronic field trip - Freedom In America: Some Assembly Required
Exchange - A Marketplace of Student Ideas - This an online community site designed for high school students and their teachers. The Exchange is a free interactive student program hosted by the National Constitution Center which connects student from across the country to discuss important constitutional and political issues.
iTunes U is a part of the iTunes Store featuring free lectures, language lessons, audiobooks, and more, that you can enjoy on your iPod, iPhone, Mac or PC. Explore over 50,000 educational audio and video files from top universities, museums and public media organizations from around the world. With iTunes U, there's no end to what or where you can learn.
50 States facts Project- do a state, a region or the whole thing
Books Online through Penn. - Listing over 30,000 free books on the Web
Adapt this PowerPoint template to give a presentation about the 13 Original Colonies.
RJ Stangherlin Keystone Technology Integrator and STAR Discovery Educator
Abraham Lincoln unit primary
All about the Middle East interactive engaging
Digital History ms/hs
Teaching With Documents: Lesson Plans National Archives
Best Practices of Technology Integration in Michigan K12 all subjects! SUPER
A Biography of America Annenberg free resource
By The People - elections PBS site
Library of Congress' Inaugurations web project WOW
A Capital Idea - terrific tech & ss project WOW
Cartography Hunt - maps hunt pdf
Colonial Webquest - by Mr. Benshoff at SAIS
Colonial & Revolutionary Americans Hunt - A remarkable group pdf
Adapt a PowerPoint template to give a presentation on the 13 Original Colonies.
Communication hunt - explores a variety of ways to send a message
Democracy PBS web site for kids
The Great Depression and the Arts - lessons ask students to make inferences and to develop historical perspectives based upon evidence
Happy Birthday, Ben - at Ed World
History Facts and Fictions a pbl project
Internet Hunts - social studies
Longevity study - life expectancy
Making of America (MoA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is strong in education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, science and technology.
GeoWeb - Be a cyber cartographer of your town
Map worksheet - Estimate distance traveled on the underground railroad
Pennsylvania's home page - government, tourism, history
Famous and Prominent Pennsylvanians - hundreds of PA people
PA Waters - label a map
Ballot Access in Pennsylvania
Who represents you? ms/hs
Pennsylvania Map Activity - history and geography
GeoWeb - Be a cyber cartographer put your town on the map
Pennsylvania History Day - contest web site
Pennsylvania Symbols online quiz
State facts book - project
U.S. Census - Lessons using data
Columbia - A PBS site that explores the political and social conflicts in this South American nation
Country Internet Hunt - a problem based learning unit that explores countries
Funbrain.com - Where is that?
History Detectives - PBS site
How Our Laws are Made - Federal guide
I want my Mummy - webquest
India - architecture and more
Iran - Red Lines and Deadlines - a PBS site that explores the conflicts within Iran
Justicelearning.org - Civics in the real world NPR
Lewis and Clark - PBS
Look Who's Footing the Bill - National Debt
Mesopotamia - The British Museum
NGS - Xpeditions Hall - interactive site
Native American Challenges - a problem based learning unit for MS/HS
ParkNet - National Parks
Project Legal - Public Policy Analyst guides students through the problem solving skills necessary to study historical and current American and global public policy issues
Raid on Deerfield - Extraordinary Regarding the conflict b/n Native Americans and Colonists
Sahrawi of Western Sahara - PBS site explores the challenges of these nomads.
Samuel Gompers - labor leader's papers
Saudi Question - in depth PBS site regarding Saudi Arabia including its political leaders and the role religion plays in internal and external politics
Technology Integrated Curriculum 100s of ideas!
Voices of Civil Rights exceptional site rich in primary sources
Xpeditions - home to the U.S. National Geography Standardsand to thousands of ideas, tools, and interactive adventures that bring them to life.
Yellowstone National Park Hunt by the NPS
All trademarks, copyright and logos belong to their respective owners. Updated 6/2008