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101 Super Sites for Social Studies Teachers

101 Super Sites for Social Studies Teachers | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
A list of the top 101 websites for social studies, U.S. history, world history, government, economics and civics teachers.

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Teaching Channel: Videos, Lesson Plans and Other Resources for Teachers

Teaching Channel: Videos, Lesson Plans and Other Resources for Teachers | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it

Wide selection of information, lessons, videos, and other useful links for teachers.


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History | PBS Video

History | PBS Video | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
Journey back in time to understand the events that shaped the society we live in today. Witness the rise and fall of magnificent empires and explore the lives of some of history’s most powerful and influential people through in-depth biographies.
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Constitution of the United States - Official

Constitution of the United States - Official | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
The work of many minds, the U. S. Constitution stands as a model of cooperative statesmanship and the art of compromise.
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Library of Congress Home

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The Library of Congress. The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution, and it serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with more than 120 million items.
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An ASCD Study Guide for How to Give Effective Feedback to Your Students

An ASCD Study Guide for How to Give Effective Feedback to Your Students | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.

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Library of Congress Search: Making it Easier to Find and Use Primary Sources « Teaching with the Library of Congress

Library of Congress Search: Making it Easier to Find and Use Primary Sources « Teaching with the Library of Congress | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it

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My Wonderful World -- Give Kids the Power of Global Knowledge

My Wonderful World -- Give Kids the Power of Global Knowledge | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
My Wonderful World is a National Geographic-led campaign to increase geographic learning. Test yourself, get Action Kits, more.
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Best of History Web Sites

Best of History Web Sites | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
Best of History Web Sites, created by EdTechTeacher, is an award-winning portal that contains annotated links to over 1200 history web sites and activities.
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EDSITEment | The Best of the Humanities on the Web

EDSITEment | The Best of the Humanities on the Web | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it

Another site full a variety of materials for social studies/humanities teachers.


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Visualize This: How to Tell Stories with Data

Visualize This: How to Tell Stories with Data | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
How to turn numbers into stories, or what pattern-recognition has to do with the evolution of journalism.

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Play Geography Games and Learn About the World -- National Geographic Kids

Play Geography Games and Learn About the World -- National Geographic Kids | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
Explore and learn about the world with these geography games from National Geographic Kids magazine.
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World Maps - geography online games

World geography quizzes galore - over 250 fun online map games teach capitals, country locations, and more. Also info on the culture, history, and much more.
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MrDonn.org Social Studies - FREE Lesson Plans Activities Games Powerpoints Handouts - for Kids and Teachers

MrDonn.org Social Studies - FREE Lesson Plans Activities Games Powerpoints Handouts - for Kids and Teachers | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it
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Lessons Worth Sharing

Lessons Worth Sharing | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it

In case Ted Talks weren't educational enough already, they've dialed it up again for teachers.

 

Use engaging videos on TED-Ed to create customized lessons. You can use, tweak, or completely redo any lesson featured on TED-Ed, or create lessons from scratch based on any video from YouTube.


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Molly Myers on Tweeting Towards Success | Teachinghistory.org

Molly Myers on Tweeting Towards Success | Teachinghistory.org | Social Studies Department | Scoop.it

Six years late, but so glad I finally joined.  Twitter is such a fantastic forum to find materials for class, keep yourself updated on world news and events, and build your own professional learning network (PLN).  This author, Molly Myers, is one to follow if you're on Twitter or ever join.


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