Social Studies Links

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American Revolution

UEN Social Studies Activities
The History Place
Liberty or Loyalty?
Our American: Revolutionary War
The Road to Revolution

Ancient Civilizations

UEN Social Studies Activities
Ancient Egypt
Eternal Egypt
Mali: Ancient Crossroads of Africa
Virtual-Egypt.com

Civil War and Reconstruction

UEN Social Studies Activities
The History Place
Our America: Civil War
The Price of Freedom: America at War
The Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War 

Colonial America

UEN Social Studies Activities
Our America: Colonial Period
The Jamestown Online Adventure
Virtual Jamestown

Economics

UEN Social Studies Activities
Cool Biz Stuff
U.S. Mint for Kids

Explorers

UEN Social Studies Activities
Zoom Explorers

Famous Americans

UEN Social Studies Activities
America’s Story from America’s Library
Mrs. P’s Famous Americans
Famous Americans, Kidport Reference Library
Monticello, Home of Thomas Jefferson

First Americans

UEN Social Studies Activities
First Americans
Native Americans of the Plains
Native Americans of the Southwest
Scenes from the Eastern Woodlands
Virginia’s First People – Past and Present 

Geography

UEN Social Studies Activities
50 States and Capitals
Facts about the United States
Online Map Games
State Facts for Students

Government

UEN Social Studies Activities
The American Presidency
Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
Congress for Kids
Learn About Congress
The PBS Kids Democracy Project
POTUS
 

Historic Documents

UEN Social Studies Activities
Archiving Early America
Charters of Freedom
Our Documents.gov
 

Westward Expansion

UEN Social Studies Activities
Go West Across American with Lewis & Clark
Lewis and Clark
Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
Our America: Westward Expansion 

General Social Studies Resources

UEN Social Studies Activities
American Memory: Historical Collections from the National Digital Library
CNN Student News
First Gov for Kids
The Great Idea Finder
National Geographic for Kids
Nick News with Linda Ellerbe
Our Documents.gov
Quia: History
TweenTribute
Uncle Jay Explains the News