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Social Studies

Dr. Smith's Education Resources for Pre-service Elementary Teachers

Science Math  STEM Social Studies Literacy Global Education

Assistive Technology

iPad and iPhone Apps /Find also on Android

National Geographic Mobile

CLIO - Local Historical Locations

QR Code reader
Educreations - interactive whiteboard Explain Everything Google Translate
Rube Works Innovative Game ArcGIS Geo Mobile - GPS mapping GeoCaching - global searching
StoryRobe - digital storytelling Wonderopolis - The Wonder of the Day US Constitution
Making Videos on iPad Abraham Lincoln Telegrams Transparent Earth Viewer
Teacher Pal - student info tracker  Dragon Voice Recognition Common Core Quick List
. Creative Book Builder .


Extensive Map Set from the Arizona Geographic Alliance
World, Continents, Regions, Countries, Historical Themes
Maps for Students Grade 1-4
-- GEO STEM Lessons


Social Studies

Social Studies

Social Studies

Underground Railroad - interactive Interactive Globe Captain John Smith in Jamestown
o Pacing Guides - CES/CPS Geography Matters - video National Geographic Mapmaker Interactive
o Family Data/Photos Around the World  VA Geographic Alliance National Geographic Education
Jamestown Lessons & Activities - Guide Network of  Geographic Alliances Geo-Educators - National Geographic
North America Geographic Regions Spatial Thinking | The Geo-Cube Joe Kerski Geography Videos
Teaching with Google Earth GEO STEM lessons K-8 Joe Kerski - Geographer
Global Lives Project PDF Teaching History with Technology Story Map sand Web Maps - Joe Kerski
 Geography & Geology for Kids Explore Ellis Island - The Immigrants Billy Bug Coordinates
Early Cars - Smithsonian for Kids . Great Nature Project
Geography World of Kbears Explorers Hall of Fame - Interactive .
 Geo Goop Recipe Government Info for Kids RHL School Math and Language
Landforms Around the World - video . .
  Outline Maps  Map Maker Kits SmartBoard Games Place
Academy of Achievement: Famous People Geography - The BIG List Simon Memory
America's Story  State Data Map |   Map Quiz  Smart Exchange - 100s of Lessons
 A Guide to the Constitution for Kids   . Inanimate Alice - Digital Journey
Lincoln's 2nd Inaugural (Nat Geographic)  Cities & Towns- Library of Congress

Spanish & ESL

Mission US - American History Relief and Elevation Maps -Interactive Spanish-English Cyle Race
Eyewitness to History  Google Maps Geography Quiz Clifford - English and Spanish

Animated Quick US History

Spanish Puzzle \ Spanish Greetings
Continents of the World Game  Econopolis Foreign Language Games
 World History for Kids . Culture & Language in Spanish
Geography Quiz

Finding Information

Web Questing

Kids Agriculture Page Merriam Webster Visual Dictionary Web Quests Search - Quest Garden
The United States Constitution National Archives  Bald Eagles on the Mississippi + Video
How a Bill Becomes Law Challenge Wonderopolis 

Designing Webquests

US Government National Atlas Site Ask Kids Webquest - More Searches
The Oregon Trail   Smithsonian Encyclopedia



Lincoln's 2nd Inaugural Speech - March 4, 1865 (examining complex text)


Early Learning/Kindergarten: Projects/Social Studies

Social Studies and Early Childhood/Kinder StoryPath: Problem Solving Approach Kinder Social Studies Lessons/Assessments
Teaching Young Children - Online Magazine Story Place - Fighting a Fire Kinder Social Studies Experiences - video
Kindergarteners PBL - The Airport Fire Fighter Fran Kindergarten Mapping Skills
NAEYC Technology Position Kidport Kindergarten:Who's Home is it? Kindergartner's Blog
Response to Intervention (RtI) Kinder Web Quest- Grocery Store Mr. Gomez Class Blog in K
Play and Children's Learning  Bembo's Zoo - letter visualization K Bear's Geography Journey
Early Learning and Technology Storyline Online - read aloud stories o My Place in the World Project
Early Childhood Research Overview Community Workers Web Quest  Mrs. Cassidy's Kinder Blog
Pre-schoolers Take Tech Outdoors Homes Around the World .
PreK-Primary Virtual Field Trips Ranger Rick Online

Using Literature for Social Studies

Early Childhood Today - Scholastic Tiny Planets - Virtual World The Little House - Lit Study 
Early Learning Social Studies Standards . A River Ran Wild  - Author Reads MP3
Illinois Early Learning Project/Standards . Horton Hatches the Egg & Other Lit
    Mr. Greenberg's Class Animates Horton

Using Go Animate -- Pre-service Teacher Examples



Internet Projects

Internet Safety & Bullying     

Landmark Project (Kidlink)  PBS Webonaut Bully Lesson
Monster Project (Starts in October) NetSmartz Kids  
World Problems (example project) Think U Know Cyber Cafe
Peace Corps - World Wise Schools Safety Land
Global Collaborative Projects Internet Safety with Prof Garfield
Whale Net Carnegie Cyber Academy
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