Maps, Flags, Geography, and Clip-Art

A Teacher's Geographic Guide to the Holocaust
Historical Atlas of the 20th Century

Lesson Ideas

Social Studies Lesson Plans: Dr. Marty Levine
Library of Congress: Page for Teachers  
The New York Times Learning Network
Social Studies Sources - Dr. Fred Risinger
Edsitement - National Endowment for the Humanities

Searchable by topic and grade level.

PBS Teachers Resource

Lesson ideas tied to PBS films; good source for finding relevant films, too.  

100 Milestone Documents 

Major documents in U.S. History and ideas for working with them.


Strategies for reading comprehension applied to social studies.

C-SPAN Classroom

Resources for civics and U.S. Government; includes many video clips. 



Discussion list for social studies teachers

Missouri Council for the Social Studies
National Council for History Education
National Council for the Social Studies
Organization of American Historians
The Society for History Education
World History Association

Primary Source Sites

100 Milestone Documents

Major documents in U.S. History.

American Memory: Historical Collections for the National Digital Library
American Women's History: A Research Guide

Audio, video, and photos.

Historical Texts Project (Hanover College)

The History Channel's archive of speeches and videos.

Internet Modern History Sourcebook

Divided by subject.

National Archives
Lessons based on primary source documents.
Many Pasts

About 1000 primary source documents related to the U.S. survey course.

Spartacus Educational

A variety of British and U.S. documents.