Glencliff Elementary

Teacher Resources

Social Studies

District Homepage About Glencliff Lunch Menu District Calendar

Glencliff Staff

Classroom Websites

LIBRARY

OPALS Library Catalog


General Social Studies Sites

Standard 1

History of the United States and New York

Standard 2

World History

Standard 3

Geography

Standard 4

Economics

Standard 5

Civics, Citizenship, and Government

National Council for the Social Studies

Academic Info: History home Page and Index

Big6 Research Model

History Matters

American Memory From the Library of Congress

Library of Congress Social Science Resources

Tennessee Technological University History Web Site

Documents:

Constitution of the U.S.

Government Documents 

Journal of Lewis and Clark

National Archives and Records Administration -

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation

Timeline of important American documents

 

History of New York

Dutch Influence

Erie Canal Sites
    boat building, life on the canal, digging the canal
 
 
    history of canal, building
   
    maps, boats, timeline, history

Henry Hudson and the Half Moon
New Netherland Museum

New York State History Net

New York State for Kids

Oneida Indian Nation

 

History of the United States

Historical maps

American Revolution

Battle of Bunker Hill

Lexington and  Concord
                               map

American Revolution Biographies

Ethan Allen from Fort Allen site

Benedict Arnold
Benedict Arnold: Valley Forge Museum

Biographical

Black History Month Biographies

Congressional Biographical Dictionary

Discoverers - links to explorers

Homework Center - Biographies 

Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Women's History Month Biographies

Black American Studies

Chronology of the Civil War week by week

Civil War Photos
                      

Underground Railroad

The Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the Civil War

Immigration

Ellis Island Museum

Native American Studies

Index of Native American Cultural Resources on the Internet

Native American Studies

Other Events

Great Chicago Fire

Mountain Men and the Fur Trade 

New Deal

FDR Cartoon Collections 

Japanese Interment

Timeline of the American Civil Rights Movement

Presidents

White House

 

Brazil facts and graphics

HyperHistory Online - maps, biographies, timelines

Middle Ages

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict 1994-98

Renaissance

Russian history links

Virtual Tours of World Places

World War I

World War II

Holocaust (See also Internet School Library Media Center listings)

Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust

Teaching the Holocaust through Stamps, Pictures, and text
 
 

Atlapedia

National Geographic: Five Themes of Geography with lesson ideas

Geography For Kids

Geography Place Games and Quiz Site

Map resources -

National Geographic Map Machine

World Atlas and World Maps

 

Facing the Future: People and the Planet - provides problems and solutions of population growth -

Historical United States Census Data

U.S. Census Bureau -  provides population statistics as well as economic indicators including graphs
 


Farms

Holidays
 
  Fourth of July

  Memorial Day
  President's Day

Museums

Smithsonian Institute

General Resources

California SCORE Project for Social Studies

 

 

Fourth Grade Native American WebQuest
Grade 4 UBD Unit Overview: Why do people move?