History for Kids and Teens

America's Story: Jump Back in Time

Offers a start with Colonial America to learn the history of the United States, and then choose another time period.

Best of History Web Sites

Offers the best sites for history, ancient, medieval, US history, 20th century, World War II, and more. http://www.facebook.com/pages/EdTechTeacher/162602467093140 besthistoryweb

EDSITEment: After School

Activities and projects for students related to history and humanities. Includes inventions, change in the neighborhood, and a family anthology. http://www.facebook.com/pages/EDSITEment/40967152965?ref=ts EDSITEment

Eyewitness to History

Contains an index of eyewitness accounts of moments of history from ancient times to the 20th century. Also features an audio section, video section and photo of the week.

History – American – Grade 3

Aims to assists classroom discussions. Contains lesson plans and supporting articles for tutorial purposes.

History and Politics Out Loud

Contains audio materials categorized either by date, speaker or title of famous event or person of politics and world history.

History Guide

Resources for the history student including lectures on ancient and medieval Europen history, and 20th century Europe.

History on the Net

Offers a wealth of historical information and resources for teachers, pupils, parents and anyone who wishes to further their historical knowledge.

History.com

Features video coverages of speeches from US presidents. Also contains clips of recorded historical proceedings.

HistoryBuff.com

Provides details about the habit of collecting old newspapers with historic events.

HyperHistory Online

Features linked and cross referenced timelines which allow students to take a broad view of history across numerous themes.

Kidipede

Site dedicated to providing history and science learning tools and resources for middle school kids.

Lost and Found Sound

Highlights collection of audio artifacts with historical value. Posts features of the week.

MrDowling.com

Presents a wealth of online lessons, facts, downloadable study sheets and interactive quizzes on history and social studies topics, largely aimed at US grades 6-8. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mr-Dowlingcom/225514874152944?v=wall

PBS - Empires

Documentary focuses on great empires of history including Napoleon, Roman Empire, Egypt, Martin Luther, and Japan.

Schoolshistory.org.uk

Online history lessons, easy to access background material, GCSE revision tasks, and downloadable resources for teachers.

Who Am I? A History Mystery

Learning activity that is fun and challenging from the Smithsonian's "The Price of Freedom" online exhibit.

World History for Kids

Features an online textbook covering a variety of events in world history, plus history games for kids and historical quotes.

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