Students - Social Studies

About: Geography
Provides over 700 excellent geography sites, including a comprehensive collection of printable black-line maps.

American Memory from the Library of Congress
Provides a collection of primary source and archival material related to American culture and history.

Biographies, Videos and Interviews
Offers an opportunity to search and browse a biography database of more than 25,000 of the greatest names, past and present. Grades 5-12.

H Net
Allows participation in a discussion group regarding Michigan history with a wide range of links to Michigan history related sites.

History Net
Offers a comprehensive list of historical facts.

HyperHistory Online
Provides an expanding scientific project which presents 3,000 years of world history with an interactive combination of synchronoptic lifelines, timelines, and maps.

MapQuest
Produces a map you can zoom in or out on or pan in any direction for any city or state.

National Archives
Offers a primary source of documents with digitized versions of American history's greatest hits, incidental source material, and strong educational resources.

New York Times Learning Network
Provides a daily news source and learning/teaching companion to the New York Times with monthly "Special News Packages" on hot current-events topics, daily interactive news quizzes, and the Student Voices section for student news reports.