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WHS Library - Class Resources & Pathfinders

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New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards: Social Studies
National Council for the Social Studies
Center for History and News Media
UCLA  Institute on Primary Resources
Annenberg Media: Multimedia resources including streaming video
Any Day in History
Boondocks (photos, political cartoons and cartoonists: search “political cartoons”)
NOVA: World in the Balance
Social Studies Inquiry Method ss_inquirymethod/index.html
National History Education Clearinghouse
Best of History Web Sites
Digital History
Facing History and Ourselves
Women's History Hotlist
This Day in History
Social Issues (multiple perspectives on social issues)
Educators for Social Responsibility
American History
Ellis Island
Generations Network
Teaching with Primary Source Documents
Historical Thinking Matters
Biography of America
Freedom: A History of Us
American Founding: A users guide to the Declaration of Independence
Archiving Early America
The West: Episode Three: Speck of the Future
Presidents of the United States
The American Presidency: Teacher Materials
The White House
Thomas (U.S. Congress)
Our Documents
U.S. Department of State
The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Reel American History (movies constructing our history)
USA: Outline of American History (1990)
Historical United States Census Data Browse
The Center for Civics Education
African American World
Civil Rights Special Collection
Slavery in America
Documenting the American South
Uncrowned Queens: African American Women’s History
National Women’s History Museum
Virtual Jamestown
Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery (teacher interest)
Ellis Island
American Memory Collection from the Library of Congress
National Archives Streaming Video  Collection
American History & Government Hotlist
National Heritage Museum Online Exhibits
First Amendment Resources
Center for Civic Education
United States: 50 States
Archives of the American West: 1806-1914
Thomas Jefferson
National First Ladies' Library
Congress Link
National Archives and Records Administration
The National Constitution Center
U.S. Census Bureau
American Voices
From Revolution to Reconstruction
The American Institute for History Education
Civics and Citizenship Study Materials
First Amendment Schools: Lesson Plans (5-12)
The New Jersey African American History Curriculum Guide: Grades 9 to 12 Digital_Collections/AAHCG/index.html
Freedmen and Southern Society Project
Slavery: Flight to Freedom: an interactive simulation
In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience;jsessionid= f8301570631241459555708?bhcp=1
New Jersey Women's History
The Molly Brown House
Lewis and Clark Expedition Organization monitors the factual accuracy of statements made by major U.S. political figures
Calisphere: Culture and History of California
World and U.S. Wars
Civil War Preservation Trust
Civil War Battles by State
Civil War Animated
Boys in the Civil War
Civil War Photos
American Civil War Music
Civil War Food
Civil War Index Page
Reporting America at War
National WWII Memorial
Gulf War Veterans Resources Pages
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
America and the Holocaust
The Nizkor Holocaust Educational Resource
The Holocaust Research Project (info about all of the concentration camps)
Shamash: The Jewish Internet Consortium Holocaust Home Page
Simon Wiesenthal Center
Auschwitz: Inside the Nazi State
C.A.N.D.L.E.S. Holocaust Museum (Children of Auschwitz Nazi Deadly Lab Experiments Surviviors)
The Nazi Deathcamp Sobibor
Inside a Nazi Deathcamp
Cybrary of the Holocaust
Ghetto Fighters' Museum
A Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust
Nuremberg War CrimesTrials Collection
The Aftermath: Liberators, On Trial, and The Perpetrators
Japanese American National Museum
Manzanar National Historic Site
Children of the Camps
Civil War Battles
Battles by State
Digital History children_civilwar/child_soldiers.cfm
Alice Williamson Diary
Civil War Photos
Music of War Between the States
Maps of War
World War II: A Digital Library
Online Searchable Military Records and Veterans Database
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall
WW II and Korean Conflict Veterans Interred Overseas
The Holocaust: Crimes, Heroes, and Villains
The Holocaust Chronicle
The Holocaust/Shoah Page (MANY great links: be sure to scroll down to the Holocaust Website Resources)
Web Genocide Documentation Centre
Anne Frank Online
Interactive Map of Auschwitz launch_ani_auschwitz_map.shtml
An Auschwitz Alphabet
Treblinka Deathcamp
Bergen-Belsen Death Camp (scroll down below photos for information links)
Letters to Sala: A Young Woman's Life in Nazi Labor Camps
To Save a Life: Stories of Holocaust Rescue
German Propaganda Archive
Holocaust Research Guide
NOVA Online: Holocaust on Trial
Eva Braun: The Wife of Hitler
Japanese American Relocation Digital Archive
War Relocation Authority Camps in Arizona
Country Studies / Geography
Portals to the World from the Library of Congress
Outreach World
World History Matters: Online Map Resources
US State Department - Services - Background Notes
My Wonderful Wolrd: Global Geographic Knowledge
America's 385 National Parks
Library of Congress / Federal Research Division / Country Studies / Area Handbook Series
Country Reports (weather, flags, anthems, country info,online discussions, student exchange)
Home @
University of Pennsylvania Links to African Studies
National Geographic's Maps
Maps On Us
Maps That Teach: U.S. and World Maps and Puzzles
Periodical Historical Atlas of Europe
Africa Hotlist
The Africa Guide
China: From Silk to Oil Page.ViewPage&PageID=577
National Geographic’s My Wonderful World Campaign
Panoramas: Interactive panoramas (virtual reality photographs) from around the world
Historic Maps for the K-12 Classroom
US State Department - Services - Consular Affairs
China's Journey
The Electronic Embassy
CIA World Fact Book
Welcome to the United Nations CyberSchoolBus
Franklin Institute Geography Hotlist
AskAsia Homepage
Amnesty International
Atlas of Political, Historic, and Physical Maps by Houghton Mifflin
Mapping Lessons
Geocaching With Kids
Africa: Country-Specific Pages
Africa Focus: Sights and Sounds of a Continent
Jewish Women Encyclopedia
World & Ancient History
World Digital Library
Ancient Civilizations
Finding World History
History Link 101
Philosophy Research Base
ORB--Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies
Medieval Women - An Interactive Exploration
The Costume Page - Costume History
Duke Papyrus Archive
Electronic Tools and Ancient Near Eastern Archives
Ancient History Sourcebook
Odyssey Online: Ancient World Studies
A Hotlist on Ancient Egypt
HyperHistory Online History_n2/a.html
NetSERF: The Internet Connection for Medieval Resources
Medieval History
Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative
Electronic Text Corpus of Sumerian Literature
Europeana Museum http://europeana.ed/porta

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