Social Studies Resources for Differentiated Instruction

  • Time has informative photo timelines for kids to explore historical events and time periods

  • HSI (aka Historical Scene Investigation) uses primary resources to have kids investigate a question related to important historical events. Students are provided with a "case file" of resources to explore the answer to the question

  • Historical Maps in the K-12 Classrooms has historical maps, lesson plans and links to the National Standards for Geography and Social Studies

  • Digital History has many primary and secondary resources on many American history topics.

  • has information, links and videos on many historical people, places and events.

  • Eyewitness to History has many historical documents and resources from the "through the eyes of those who lived it."


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