Recommended Internet Sites

This list of"bookmarks" contains links to a number of valuable internet sources.These websites reflect many of the areas of research at our Middle School.

 

1800s – AMERICAN HISTORY

Abolition and Women’s Rights Horace Mann The Alamo
BIOGRAPHIES Indian Removal (Trail of Tears)  The Erie Canal
California Gold Rush Lewis & Clark The Gold Rush 1
Cyrus McCormick Prison Reform The Gold Rush 2
DeWitt Clinton Robert Fulton The Invention of the Telegraph
Dorothea Dix Sacagawea The Oregon Trail
Eli Whitney Samuel Colt The Oregon Trail 2
Elizabeth Cady Stanton Samuel Colt 2 The Republic of Texas
Francis Lowell 1 Sam Houston The Trail of Tears
Francis Lowell 2 Samuel Morse The Trail of Tears video
Frederick Douglass 1 Seneca Falls Convention 1 Underground Railroad 1
Frederick Douglass 2 Seneca Falls Convention 2 Underground Railroad 2
Grimke Sisters Steamboats and Landings William Lloyd Garrison
Harriet Tubman Stephen Austin Women’s Rights Movement
HISTORY CHANNEL Susan B. Anthony Timeline  
 
 
1920s PERSONALITY

Library of Congress

PBS

HistoryChannel

 

ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS

historyforkids!

Social Studies School ServiceArticle

Ancient Sports

egindex

Odyssey Online

AncientGreece - history, mythology, art, culture and architecture.

WhoWere the Romans

Ancient Egypt

Aztecs

Ancient Civilizations - TheMayans

NOVA Online-Pyramids -- The Inside Story

 

ANIMALS OF THE WORLD

The Animal Diversity Web

TheIntegrated Taxonomic Information System

Ocean Animals

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/features/97/tigers/maina.html

EndangeredSpecie.com - The Rarest Info Around

Office of Protected Resources

Ocean Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo

 

AUTHOR BIOGRAPHIES

http://www.randomhouse.com/teachers/authors/

Children's Authors & Illustrators on the Web

 

AWARD WINNERS

http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia

http://www.dawcl.com/awards.html

http://www.nationalbook.org/nba2013.html

http://www.ala.org/yalsa/booklistsawards/bookawards

http://www.ala.org/yalsa/booklistsawards/booklistsbook

http://www.scottodell.com/Pages/ScottO'DellAwardforHistoricalFiction.aspx

http://www.alsc.ala.org/blog/2013/02/top-titles-for-tweens-2013/

http://www.ala.org/yalsa/printz-award

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Bibme

Easybib

 

BIOMES OF THE WORLD

Tour of Biomes

What's It Like Where You Live

DesertUSA Magazine October 1999

Blue Planet Biomes - World Biomes

Grassland Animal Printouts -EnchantedLearning.com

Ocean Collection for Kids

Biome-Habitat Animal Printouts - EnchantedLearning.com

 

CIVIL WAR iPROJECT

Civil War 150th Anniversary

Index of Civil War Info on the net

Ancestry.comlink

National Park Service – Civil War

 

CHILD LABOR PROJECT

http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/childlabor/

http://www.history.com/topics/child-labor

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history-archaeology/indelible-sep06.html

http://www.continuetolearn.uiowa.edu/laborctr/child_labor/about/us_history.html

http://www2.needham.k12.ma.us/nhs/cur/Baker_00/2002_p7/ak_p7/childlabor.html

 

DRUG ABUSE

Drugs and Teen Substance Abuse

Do It Now Online-Home

www.drugfree.org

Drug Facts

Information on Drugs of Abuse Trends and Statistics

Partnershipfor a Drug-Free America

 

EARLIEST COMPLEX VILLAGES: CATAL HUYUK and JERICHO

http://www.allaboutarchaeology.org/ancient-jericho-faq.htm

http://www.localhistories.org/catalhuyuk.html

http://www.catalhoyuk.com/

http://www.smm.org/catal/virtual_tour/

http://www.localhistories.org/jericho.html

http://www.smm.org/catal/top.php

 

EGYPT - ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS

http://www.historyforkids.org/

http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/menu.html

http://www.snaithprimary.eril.net/egindex.htm

http://www.ancient-egypt.org/

http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/prehistory/egypt/history/history.html

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/pyramids/

http://www.eyelid.co.uk/

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/

http://www.touregypt.net/kids/history.htm

 

EURALILLE ~ SHOPPING IN FRANCE

http://www.euralille.com/

 

FRENCH CLUB

Franceand US the online community for lovers of France

Internet Tasks For Second Language Students

Quia - Java Games

 

GREAT DEPRESSION

PBS Great Depression

Biography.com

NewDeal Network

Farming in the 1930s

Library of Congress


HEALTHY HMS

World's Healthiest Foods
Organic Facts
US Dept Agriculture
FoodFit

Harvard Nutrition Source

Healthy Food Graphic Organizer

 

Unhealthy foods lesson

 

INVASIVE SPECIES

Invasive species Government site

Animal Diversity Web

IntegratedTaxonomic Information System

Dept. of Environmental Conservation NY

Powerpoint Template

 

INVENTORS and INVENTIONS

Invent Now Hall of Fame Overview


NATIVE AMERICANS

Compact Histories

Cultural Overview of 5 Tribes.

Native Americans

 
NUTRITION

http://www.linksnorth.com/nutrition/nutrients.html

www.foodpyramid.com/mypyramid/

www.choosemyplate.gov/

http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/nutritionsource/

http://exhibits.pacsci.org/nutrition/more/glossary.html

http://www.nutrition.gov/

 
PUZZLES, MAZES

Puzzlemaker


VOLCANOES and EARTHQUAKES

MTU Volcanoes Page - World Reference Map

Earthquake, volcano, tsunami

Earthquakes and Volcanic Eruptions

20th Century Volcanic Impact

FEMAfor KIDS Homepage Education, Schools, Disasters, Games, Teachers, Art,Hurricane

 

 

Last Modified Yesterday at 10:58 AM