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General

www.pbs.org

www.smithsonian.org

www.timeforkids.com

www.time.com

www.newsweek.com

www.usnews.com

www.usatoday.com

http://dsc.discovery.com/

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

http://www.history.com/

http://www.pbs.org/jewishamericans/jewish_life/index.html

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/haventohome/haven-century.html

http://www.pbs.org/destinationamerica/usim.html

http://www.nps.gov/latino/latinothemestudy/immigration.htm

http://www.historyorb.com/events/date/1820

http://history1900s.about.com/od/timelines/tp/timeline.htm

http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/History_n2/a.html
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/immigration/index.htm Stories of immigration, graphs and charts, tour of Ellis Island, statistics, publishing oral histories, book lists – additional websites and links under “More to Explore”

http://www.whitehouse.gov/infocus/immigration/ Current US policies on immigration (difficult vocabulary)

http://www.census.gov/population/www/socdemo/immigration.html US Census Bureau – population maps, international migration (difficult vocabulary)

http://www.42explore2.com/migration.htm LOTS of websites and links on immigration and migration

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/immigrating.htm

http://pbskids.org/itsmylife/family/immigration/index.html

http://www.ushistory.org/us/38c.asp

http://www.ducksters.com/history/westward_expansion/

http://www.scholastic.com/teachdearamerica/westward.htm

http://www.history.com/topics/u-s-immigration-before-1965

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/immigration/
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/historyonline/italian_immigration.cfm

http://www.learner.org/interactives/story/

Elements of Geology
Rock Cycle: http://www.learner.org/interactives/rockcycle


Atoms:
http://www.ptable.com/

Molecules
http://www.reciprocalnet.org/edumodules/commonmolecules/index.html
http://www.ivy-rose.co.uk/Chemistry/GCSE/Common-Chemicals-in-the-Home_Molecular-Formulae.php
http://www.chemicalformula.org/chemistry-help/common-chemical-formula
http://www.worldofmolecules.com/
http://www.nyu.edu/pages/mathmol/library/

Elements
http://www.chemicool.com/
http://www.chemicalelements.com/index.html
http://www.chem4kids.com/files/elem_intro.html
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/chemistry.html
http://elements.wlonk.com/
http://education.jlab.org/atomtour/
http://www.discovery.com/area/skinnyon/skinnyon980109/skinnyon.html
http://www.dmoz.org/Kids_and_Teens/School_Time/Science/Chemistry/Elements/

Structures of Matter

http://www.chem4kids.com/files/matter_intro.html

http://www.school-for-champions.com/chemistry/basics.htm

http://www.school-for-champions.com/chemistry/formulas.htm

http://pbskids.org/go/video/?category=DragonflyTV&pid=vdvOu2_i0zvilzpnyqCjqnsxdVdTsRMN

Experiments

http://www.planetseed.com/science/lab/properties-of-liquids

Compounds

http://www.school-for-champions.com/chemistry/compounds.htm

Mixtures and Solutions

http://www.school-for-champions.com/chemistry/mixtures.htm

http://www.school-for-champions.com/chemistry/mixture_types.htm

http://www.school-for-champions.com/chemistry/solutions.htm

http://www.seaworld.org/animal-info/index.htm

Biomes
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biome
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/biomes/
http://www.runet.edu/~swoodwar/CLASSES/GEOG235/biomes/intro.html
http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/world_biomes.htm
http://ths.sps.lane.edu/biomes/index1.html
http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/exhibits/biomes/index.php
http://www.mbgnet.net/
http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/world_biomes.htm
http://www.cotf.edu/ete/modules/msese/earthsysflr/biomes.html
http://www.nceas.ucsb.edu/nceas-web/kids/
http://lsb.syr.edu/projects/cyberzoo/biome.html
http://library.thinkquest.org/11353/ecosystems.htm

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/gloss5/biome/

http://www.worldbiomes.com/

http://www.thewildclassroom.com/biomes/

http://bioexpedition.com/biomes/

hhttp://www.exploringnature.org/db/subcat_index.php?dbID=44ttp://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/index.html

http://www.kidcyber.com.au/topics/biomes.htm

http://animal.discovery.com/guides/mammals/habitat/map.htmlhttp://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/earth/antarctica.html

http://www.ducksters.com/geography/antarctic.php

http://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/freshwater.html

Cycles

http://www.realtrees4kids.org/sixeight/cycles.htm
http://www.kidsgeo.com/geography-for-kids/0160-the-oxygen-cycle.php

Water Cycle
http://ga.water.usgs.gov/edu/watercycle.html
http://www.cotf.edu/ete/modules/msese/earthsysflr/water.html
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/ecosystems/water-cycle.htm
http://www.mbgnet.net/fresh/index.htm
http://www.eo.ucar.edu/kids/green/cycles3.htm

Oxygen Cycle
http://water.me.vccs.edu/concepts/oxycycle.html
http://www.geography4kids.com/files/cycles_oxygen.html

Nitrogen cycle resources

http://www.ducksters.com/science/ecosystems/nitrogen_cycle.php

http://www.kidsgeo.com/geography-for-kids/0161-the-nitrogen-cycle.php

http://eo.ucar.edu/kids/green/cycles7.htm

http://www.realtrees4kids.org/sixeight/cycles.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZaFVfHftzpI&safe=active

Ecosystems
http://library.thinkquest.org/11353/ecosystems.htm
http://www.fi.edu/tfi/units/life/habitat/habitat.html
http://www.nhptv.org/natureworks/nwepecosystems.htm

Food Webs
Create your own food web: http://www.gould.edu.au/foodwebs/kids_web.htm

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/ecosystems/food-webs.htm

http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/encyclopedia/food-web/?ar_a=1

http://wwwrcamnl.wr.usgs.gov/isoig/projects/fingernails/foodweb/definition.html

http://www.chesapeakebay.net/discover/bayecosystem/foodwebs

Endangered Animals
http://www.earthsendangered.com/
http://www.kidsplanet.org/factsheets/map.html
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/coloring/endangered.shtml
https://worldwildlife.org/species/directory?direction=desc&sort=extinction_status

Photosynthesis
http://www.biology4kids.com/files/plants_photosynthesis.html

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0775714.html

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/plants/photosynthesis.htm

Carbon/Oxygen

http://www.natgeoeducationvideo.com/film/1226/the-carbon-and-oxygen-cycles

http://www.kidsgeo.com/geography-for-kids/0159-the-carbon-cycle.php

http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/Water/co2_cycle.html

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/carbon-oxygen-cycle.html

Terrariums

http://www.stormthecastle.com/terrarium/terrarium-basics.htm

http://containergardening.about.com/od/floweringcontainergarden/ss/Terrariumht.htm

http://www.brighthubeducation.com/science-fair-projects/96257-make-an-easy-terrarium/

http://www.thefernandmossery.com/2009/04/how-to-make-terrarium-materials-and.html

http://spikesworld.spike-jamie.com/science/ecology/c241-02-terrarium.html

http://teachnet.com/lessonplans/science/biology/terrariums-the-water-cycle/

http://www.ehow.com/how_5102985_build-terrarium-kids.html

http://www.kidsvt.com/vermont/building-a-terrarium/Content?oid=2141573

http://www.stormthecastle.com/terrarium/soda-bottle-terrarium.htm

Aquariums

http://www.wikihow.com/Set-up-a-Freshwater-Aquarium

http://fish.mongabay.com/aquarium.htm

http://www.petco.com/caresheets/fish/SetUpFreshwaterAquarium.pdf

http://ezinearticles.com/?Elements-of-a-Freshwater-Aquarium-Setup---The-Fish-Tank&id=3354978

http://www.ehow.com/how_8658967_set-up-fishtank.html

http://www.untamedscience.com/lessons/setting-classroom-aquarium

http://wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/teacher_resources/project_ideas/balanced_ecosystem/

http://www.squidoo.com/aquariums-made-easy-

Aquarium Life

http://www.liveaquaria.com/product/prod_display.cfm?c=900+1499+1530&pcatid=1530

http://www.mda.state.md.us/plants-pests/mosquito_control/mosquitofish_fact_sheet.php

http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/wq/plants/native/elodea.html

http://www.ehow.com/about_5452658_elodea.html

http://www.arkive.org/great-pond-snail/lymnaea-stagnalis/

http://molluscs.at/gastropoda/index.html?/gastropoda/freshwater/lymnaea.html

http://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/factsheet.aspx?SpeciesID=846

All Spheres

http://www.cotf.edu/ete/ESS/ESSspheres.html

http://geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/fourspheres.htm

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/education/dynamic/session4/sess4_interactions.htm

http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/investigations/es0103/es0103page01.cfm

http://serc.carleton.edu/eslabs/climate/1a.html

http://www.flatheadwatershed.org/natural_history/natcycles.shtml

http://www.cotf.edu/ete/modules/msese/earthsysflr/spheres.html

Geosphere/Lithosphere

http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/interior/earths_crust.html

http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/encyclopedia/lithosphere/?ar_a=1

Hydrosphere

http://www.kidsgeo.com/geography-for-kids/0130-the-hydrosphere.php

http://www.geography4kids.com/files/water_intro.html

http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/encyclopedia/hydrosphere/?ar_a=1

http://video.about.com/geography/The-Four-Earth-Spheres.htm

Biosphere

http://www.geography4kids.com/files/land_intro.html

Atmosphere

http://www.geography4kids.com/files/atm_intro.html

http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/Atmosphere/overview.html

Owl Pellets
http://www.kidwings.com/owlpellets/flash/v4/index.htm

http://www.rspb.org.uk/youth/makeanddo/do/pellet/why_study.aspx

www.advfn.com
www.bigcharts.com
www.dailystocks.com
www.djindexes.com
www.dowjones.com
www.marketwatch.com
www.money.msn.com/stocks
www.nyse.com
www.thestreet.com
www.usatoday.com
www.yahoofinance.com

Economics for kids - http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/collection.jsp?id=455

Sites about money - http://www.kids.gov/k_5/k_5_money.shtml

Japanese economy - http://web-japan.org/kidsweb/explore/economy/

International economics - http://www.imf.org/external/np/exr/st/eng/index.htm
Various websites on economics - http://kids.yahoo.com/directory/School-Bell/Social-Studies/Economics?pstart=11
People who influenced the world economy -http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/commandingheights/lo/people/index.html
Economic reports on various countries -http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/commandingheights/lo/countries/index.html
Key world events that influence the world economy -http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/commandingheights/lo/timemap/index.html

Gulf oil spill - http://www.bp.com/
Gulf oil spill - http://gulfoilspill.blogspot.com/
Gulf oil spill - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deepwater_Horizon_oil_spill
Gulf oil spill - http://www.news-leader.com/article/20100910/BUSINESS/9100329/1003/Gulf-oil-spill-claims-fund-presents-big-decision
Gulf oil spill - http://blog.al.com/live/2010/09/survey_oil_spill_changes_ala_v.html
Economies of different countries - http://www.infoplease.com/countries.html
Economies of different countries - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_GDP_(nominal)
Economies of different countries - http://www.state.gov/misc/list/index.htm
Economies of different countries - http://www.economywatch.com/world_economy/ Stock market crash - http://pbskids.org/bigapplehistory/business/topic19.html
Stock market crash - http://library.thinkquest.org/J001569/st.html
Stock market crash - http://history1900s.about.com/od/1920s/a/stockcrash1929.htm
Stock market crash - http://marketplace.publicradio.org/features/crash_1929/index.html
The great depression - http://www.42explore2.com/depresn.htm
The great depression - http://newdeal.feri.org/eleanor/er2a.htm
The great depression - http://www.stocks-simplified.com/Facts-About-the-Great-Depression.html
The great depression - http://www.allabouthistory.org/life-during-the-great-depression.htm
The great depression - http://www.kidskonnect.com/subject-index/16-history/267-great-depression.html

Entrepreneurs

http://www.woopidoo.com/biography/index.htm

http://www.biography.com

http://founderbios.com/

http://www.financial-inspiration.com/famous-entrepreneurs.html

http://www.topbusinessentrepreneurs.com/

http://entrepreneurs.incredible-people.com/

http://www.entrepreneur.com/

http://www.freshthinkingbusiness.com/entrepreneur-bios.html

http://pbskids.org/itsmylife/games/boss/

http://www.themint.org/kids/earning.html

http://bizkids.com/games

Economics

http://www.businessnewsforkids.com/index.php

Advertising

http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/youarehere/

http://pbskids.org/dontbuyit/advertisingtricks/

http://www.mensaforkids.org/lessons/Media/MFKLessons-Media-all.pdf

http://www.annefrank.org/en/
http://www.nineplanets.org/
http://www.kidsastronomy.com/
http://btc.montana.edu/ceres/html/EdActivities.html
http://umbra.gsfc.nasa.gov/images/latest.html
http://www.spaceweathercenter.org/
http://www.earthsky.org/
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6955261/?GT1=10450
http://www.space.com/

Phases of the moon

http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/time/moon/phases.html

http://www.almanac4kids.com/sky/thismonth.php

http://www.neok12.com/Moon.htm

http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts.html

http://kids.discovery.com/tell-me/space/what-are-moon-phases

Constellations

http://www.kidskonnect.com/subjectindex/15-educational/science/102-star-a-constellations.html

http://www.dustbunny.com/afk/constellations/

http://www.tcoe.org/scicon/instructionalguide/constellations.pdf

http://www.athropolis.com/links/const.htm

Revolutionary War

The Gilder Lehrman Institute: http://www.gilderlehrman.org/

http://www.ducksters.com/history/american_revolution.php

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/ushistory/revolutionarywar1.htm

http://www.pbs.org/ktca/liberty/chronicle.html newspaper chronicles of the American Revolution

http://www.theamericanrevolution.org/default.aspx

Civil War

http://www.civilwar.org/education/history/faq/

http://www.civilwar.org/education/students/

http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/facts.htm

http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/overview.htm

http://mrnussbaum.com/civil-war/interactive/

http://mrnussbaum.com/civil-war/unionconfederacy/

http://americanhistory.about.com/od/civilwarmenu/a/cause_civil_war.htm

http://www.historynet.com/states-rights-civil-war

http://www.ket.org/civilwar/causes.html

http://www.ducksters.com/history/civil_war.php

War of 1812

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/wwww/us/warof1812def.htm

http://www.pbs.org/wned/war-of-1812/

http://encyclopedia.kids.net.au/page/wa/War_of_1812

http://www.kidinfo.com/american_history/war_of_1812.html

http://www.history.com/topics/war-of-1812

French and Indian War

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/ushistory/frenchandindianwar1.htm

http://www.kidinfo.com/american_history/french_and_indian_war.html

http://www.history.com/topics/french-and-indian-war

World War II

http://www.ducksters.com/history/world_war_ii/

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/worldwarii.htm

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/article/world-war-ii-overview

Vietnam Conflict

http://www.ducksters.com/history/cold_war/vietnam_war.php

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/vietnamwar.htm

http://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war

Reconstruction

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/reconstruction.htm

http://americanhistory.pppst.com/reconstruction.html

http://www.ducksters.com/history/civil_war/reconstruction.php

http://www.history.com/topics/reconstruction

Civil Rights Movement

http://www.history.com/topics/civil-rights-movement

http://americanhistory.pppst.com/civilrights.html

http://www.cnn.com/EVENTS/1997/mlk/links.html

http://kids.laws.com/civil-rights-timeline

Industrial Revolution

http://www.history.com/topics/industrial-revolution

http://americanhistory.mrdonn.org/factories.html

http://www.ushistory.org/us/22a.asp

http://www.chiddingstone.kent.sch.uk/homework/victorians/industrialrevolution.html

Space Race

http://www.history.com/topics/space-race

http://www.ducksters.com/history/cold_war/space_race.php

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/moon/timeline/

Cold War

http://www.wartgames.com/themes/world/coldwar.html

http://www.ushistory.org/us/52a.asp

http://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/1945-present/postwar-politics-and-cold-war

Women Suffrage

http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/woman-suffrage/

http://www.history.com/topics/the-fight-for-womens-suffrage

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/suffrage/

http://www.womansuffrage.com/

The Great Depression

http://www.history.com/topics/great-depression

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/general-article/dustbowl-great-depression/

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/timeline/rails-timeline/

http://great-depression-facts.com/

Mexican-American War

http://www.pbs.org/kera/usmexicanwar/index_flash.html

http://www.history.com/topics/mexican-american-war