Utah Education Network - Historical and geographical interactive options for grades 7-12 social studies featuring ancient civilizations, current events, past and present wars, United States, geography, and the world.
Finding Dulcinea 101 Social Studies Sites - A list of social studies websites with links to a variety of social studies websites, including interactive options.
WGBH American Experience - This series brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that have shaped America’s past and present.
The Center on Congress - Learn about congress, voting, processes, civic participation, roles of Congress members, and more!
Annenberg Learner Interactives - Students engage in historical thinking, looking at context, source, primary source documents and multiple choice options. Place artifacts in time, analyze artifacts, read maps, evaluate evidence, curate an exhibit, and balance sources.
NOVA's Seven Wonders - Seven wonders of the world, mapping the treasures, conversion chart access.
British Museum's Mesopotamia - Gods, goddesses, demons, monsters, Mesopotamia! Sumer, Babylonia, Assyria interactive options.
BBC School's WWI - UK-based World War 1 site from the internationally renown news provider
Paul Revere House - A variety of resources re: Paul Revere.
Oracle ThinkQuest - Although ThinkQuest has been discontinued, the web link contains Library Archives of student created websites--a great resource for having students create their own websites.
iEarn - A non-profit international network allowing students to collaborate on projects that make a difference in the world (fee for participation).
National Archive's Online Exhibits - The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is the nation's record keeper, and they have a wonderful collection of items on virtual exhibit.
National Geographic's Mapmaker Interactive - Opportunities for interactive map making
Timelines.tv - History, documentary, and video resource, free to students and teachers.
Make Use Of Cool Interactive Sites About American History - Learn about:
- Fold3 – The Arizona Memorial
- Military Records and Photos
- Eyewitness Exhibits
- Digital History Timeline Map (exploring old maps)
- Lincoln Archives (exploring old maps)
- Salem Witchcraft Accusation History
- Interactive Evolution of States ( You can use the tool to watch the progression of European settlement, and the segmentation of each state into county lines over the course of time.)
ReadWriteThink Interactives - Some options for summarizing & organizing i.e. interactive Venn Diagram, more.
Digital Public Library of America Timelines - Interactive timeline with historical photos, maps, events.
Weebly - Create a free website.