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Elementary

Houghton Mifflin Education Place
Resources and links to support the Houghton Mifflin Social Studies program.

White House for Kids Information
Tour of the White House, with historical information about the people who have lived there. Links to information on government are also included.

California Missions
A list of the twenty-California Missions with photos and addresses.  Includes links to information and photos of historical Presidios, Pueblos, and Ranchos.

California Missions Virtual Tour
Featuring two histories for each of the twenty-one California Missions, with beautiful color photographs, fascinating black and white sketches, and, for the first time ever, authentic mission music. This music was written in the missions during the late 1700's by the Spanish padres and the Native Americans who lived and worked there.

End of the Oregon Trail
Maps of the Oregon Trail, biographies of emigrants, including Black pioneers, and pioneer diaries.

State Information
State by state information resource, including folktales from each state, and links to  state facts,  symbols, maps, history, flags, emblems and more.

Countries of the World
Links to pictures, maps, and information about countries.

America’s Story
Library of Congress resources on famous Americans, music, and historical time periods.


Middle School

Houghton Mifflin Education Place
Resources and links to support the Houghton Mifflin Social Studies program.

Prentice Hall School
Resources and links to support Prentice Hall The American Nation text.

Poetry and Music of the War Between the States
The Civil War in poetry and music, with links to many other Civil War resources.

The History Place
A Nation Divided  - Illustrated timeline of events of the Civil War.  Dates, quick overviews of the war.  Includes primary documents.

The Internet Medieval Sourcebook
Links to documents, maps, and information on the medieval world.

National Archives and Records Administration
Primary source documents of communications during the Civil War.  Includes photographs and audio clips and a list of resources.

Civil War Photographs
More than 1,000 photographs taken during the war and arranged on an annotated timeline.

Biography of America
This site is based on the video series, Biography of America. It lists key events of the time periods covered, maps and a transcript of the video program, links. Activities, interactive maps and interactive Timelines.

American Memory
The site offers seven million digital items including manuscripts, sheet music, photographs, films and sound recordings, that are organized in more than 100 collections, such as Civil War Photographs, History of the American West, and Voices from the Dustbowl. The searchable content areas include economics, geography, social sciences and technology.

The American West
Westward expansion in the United States and the Native American peoples.  The site includes a timeline, biographies, and maps.

African Americans in History
Biographies of twenty-five prominent African Americans, and audio clips of speeches by famous African Americans in the 20th century.

Social Studies for Kids
Online American History Resources, divided by topics and periods in U.S. History.

American history documents
Documents from 18th century American history, milestone events, famous Firsts (like the First Thanksgiving), maps, and lives of early Americans.

America’s Story for America’s Library Biographies of historical people
Information on the states, timelines, sports and music.

American Memory
The site offers seven million digital primary sources including manuscripts, sheet music, photographs, films and sound recordings, that are organized in more than 100 collections, such as Civil War Photographs, History of the American West, and Voices from the Dustbowl. The searchable content areas include economics, geography, social sciences and technology.

History Central
More than 500 important historical documents, biographies, and overviews of the presidential elections and Americans at war.

The History Makers
Contributions of hundreds of African Americans, divided by area of contribution. The site also includes a timeline and glossary.

The Do-Tell-All Pages
Quick reference to 20th century cultural history, divided by decade.  Art, architecture, current events, fashion, music, and more. Sample link is for 1940.

Department of Justice
PDF files that cover cyber ethics, drugs, science fair projects, the FBI, and civil rights.

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