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Social Studies

General S.S. Resources | Primary Documents | Washington State (7th) | U.S. History (7th) | World Studies: Ancient to Middle Ages (8th) | World Studies: Late Medieval to Modern (9th) | CWI: Contemporary World Issues (10th) | U.S. History and Government

General Social Studies Resources

Biographies

Current Events

Current Background Notes on Countries

EyeWitness to History.com

Freedom House Political Publications

Historical Political Cartoons

Integrating World History with Literature

Kent School District's Social Studies Page

Maps and Atlases

Popular Songs in American History

The Price of Freedom: Americans at War

United States History Image Library

 

Primary Documents

Inauguration 2009 Links page

100 Milestone U.S. Documents 1776-1965

American Primary Source Newspapers 1700-present

Ancient History Sourcebook of Primary Documents

Medieval History Sourcebook

Modern History Sourcebook

Primary Historical Documents from Western Europe

Primary Document Sources

Today in History from American Memories

United States Constitution online

 

Washington State (7th grade)

Emergence of Washington State

The Great Depression and World War II

Post-World War II Domestic, Political, Social, and Economic Issues

Contemporary Washington State

Emergence of Washington State

This Week in State and Local History

Washington Rural Heritage

The Great Depression and World War II

Washington History from the Sec. of State

Hanford, Tri-Cities and the Cold War

Hanford Cultural and Historic Resources Program

Post-World War II domestic, Political, Social, and Economic Issues

Contemporary Washington State

Washington State home page

Washington State symbols

Washington Quick Facts

Governor Christine Gregoire

Lieutenant Governor Brad Owen

Washington State Legislature

Washington State Tourism

Washington Supreme Courts

Elections and Voting

 

U.S. History (7th grade)

Revolutionary War (Review)

New Nation and the Constitution

Western Expansion and Reform

Industrialization and Immigration

Civil War and Reconstruction

Revolutionary War (Review)

New Nation and the Constitution

Jamestown Rediscovered

Western Expansion and Reform

Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project

Explorers' Biographies

Lewis and Clark

   Lewis and Clark, Inside the Corps

National Oregon-California Trail Center

National Park, Oregon Trail

Oregon Trail, Wikipedia

Oregon Trail History Library

The Oregon-Trail

Industrialization and Immigration

Civil War and Reconstruction

 

World Studies: Ancient to Middle Ages (8th grade)

Pre-History

River Civilizations (Egypt, Mesopotamia, Indus Valley, China)

Classic/Golden Ages (Greece, Rome, Persia, India, China, Maya, Inca/Aztec)

Middle Ages (Europe, Japan, Islamic, Byzantine, Africa)

Pre-History

Ancient Technologies

Art of the First Cities

Exploring Ancient World Cultures

Internet Ancient History Sourcebook

The Ancient World: Stone Age to 500 CE

Prehistory Exhibits (China, Egypt, Greece, India, etc.)

Odyssey (Near East, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Africa)

River Civilizations

Ancient and Medieval European History

Ancient Egypt from Mark Millmore

Ancient Egypt from The British Museum (Mesopotamia)

Ancient Egyptian Culture Exhibit

Ancient Greek Civilizations

The Ancient Greek World

The Ancient Indus Valley

Ancient Mesopotamia: Medicine

Ancient Technologies

Cleopatra

Egypt: A New Look at an Ancient Culture

Egyptians: Ancient Egypt Timeline

Egyptian Civilization: Mysteries of Egypt

Greeks: History from the BBC

Indus Valley Civilization

Life in Ancient Egypt

Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia

Odyssey (Near East, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Africa)

Pyramids: The Inside Story (from NOVA)

Classic/Golden Ages

Ancient and Lost Civilizations

Ancient and Medieval European History

Ancient Southeast Asian Civilizations

Ancient Rome Timeline

The Byzantine (later or eastern Roman) Empire

Collapse: Why do Civilizations Fall?

Incan Empire: Cuzco

Korea, Wikipedia

Maya Indians

Mythology Links

Neolithic China: Yangshao and Lungshan

Odyssey (Near East, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Africa)

Persia: Pre-Twentieth Century History

Persia

Wikijunior, Ancient Civilizations

Middle Ages

Ancient and Medieval European History

Life in the Middle Ages

The 6th to 15th Centuries

Vikings: The North Atlantic Saga

 

World Studies: Late Medieval to Modern (9th grade)

Renaissance and Reformation

The Age of Industry and Revolution

Interaction: Leading Up to the Modern Age (20th Century)

Maps of War

The Modern Age

Renaissance and Reformation

The 6th to 15th Centuries

Ancient and Medieval European History

An Audience with Queen Elizabeth I, 1597

Crime and Punishment in Elizabethan England

Conquistadors from PBS

Elizabeth I (1533-1603)

Elizabethan England

The End of Europe's Middle Ages

Exploring Leonardo

Italian Renaissance (1330-1550)

Life in Elizabethan England

Reformation and Restoration (1485-1689 A.D.)

Renaissance

The Renaissance Connection

Renaissance Secrets

Rome Reborn: Vatican Library & Renaissance Culture

The Tudors

Tudor History

Tudor England 1485 to 1603

Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603)

The Age of Industry and Revolution

Interaction: Leading Up to the Modern Age (20th Century)

The Modern Age

 

CWI: Contemporary World Issues (10th Grade)

Geography (Review)

Economic and Political Systems

Inauguration 2009 Links page

World Religious Patterns

Introduction to International Government and Trade

Maps of War

Regional Geo-Political Studies (choice of regions to be studied)

Choices: European Community, Middle East, Asia, Latin America, North America, Africa, Oceania, Eastern Europe, Country Information

Geography (Review)

EarthTrends: The Environmental Information Portal

Global Issues on the United Nations Agenda

European Community

Middle East

History in the News

Asia

Latin America

North America

Africa

Oceania

Eastern Europe

Country Information

    Background Notes: These publications include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty.

Country Reports

Country Studies by the Library of Congress

 

U.S. History and Government

Purpose and nature of Constitutional Government

Emergence, Reform, Prosperity and Depression (1900-38)

WWII, Cold War, International Relations, rise of globalization (1939-present)

Post WWII, Domestic, Political, Social, Economic (1945-present)

Purpose and Nature of Constitutional Government

Government: KSD Resource Page

Emergence, Reform, Prosperity and Depression (1900-38)

WWII, Cold War, International Relations, rise of globalization (1939-present)

American Experience, D-Day

D-Day Museum

Post WWII, Domestic, Political, Social, Economic (1945-present)

History and Politics Out Loud (audio speeches)

Inauguration 2009 Links page

Digital History

Global Issues on the United Nations Agenda

The Price of Freedom: Americans at War

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