Social Studies Resources
Channel (http://www.historychannel.com/classroom/index.html) provides
television programs that middle school, junior high and high school teachers
can videotape and keep for up to a year -- along with support materials
to help with lesson plans and class activities.
- National Council for the
Social Studies (http://www.ncss.org) helps you find resources for social
studies education including news, professional development opportunities,
information on meetings and seminars, and links to local and regional social
- Thomas - Library of Congress for Teachers (http://http://thomas.loc.gov/teachers/)
provides legislative resources for teachers including lesson plans to teach The Bill of Rights, The Constitution, and other primary documents in American History.
- U.S. House of Representatives - History, Art, & Archives (http://history.house.gov/Education/)
site includes lesson plans, trivia, fact sheets, a timeline of events, and more.
- The White House
(http://www.whitehouse.gov/) site gives general information, plus history,
a virtual library, information on the president, and a kids link.
- Contact the Subject Librarian for Education - firstname.lastname@example.org
- College of Education Web site
- Department of Curriculum and Instruction
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Last Updated: April 16, 2014