Social Studies


Flags of the World
Country Profiles - BBC News
World Maps - Printable
United States - resources and interactive connections
U.S. Mint - Information, activities, and games regarding money
Timeline - interactive timeline game for one or two players
xtimeline - Easily create and share timelines with pictures and videos. Check out the many great timelines available.
Timeline Generator - easy to use!
Geography at the Movies - free video resources
Library of Congress Photostream - sets and collections of images
Presidential Pets - slideshow
World Mapper - the world as you've never seen it before
National Geographic Kids - Kid's games, animals, photos, stories, and more!
Panoramas - 360 degrees
360 Cities - interactive panoramic photography
GigaPan - find fantastic images from around the world
US States and Regions - free PowerPoints for review and practice
A Brief History of Time Zones - interactive
The World of Seven Billion - Cool maps of where and how we live, by National Geographic.
Show/World-A New Way To Look at the World - interactive maps
50 States: Pun-Fueled food map of the states
100 Incredible & Educational Virtual Tours

History
STL250 - St. Louis turns 250 years old in 2014
Flat Louie - Travel with Flat Louis through the Archdiocese of St. Louis. Use him to learn about the history, culture, and geography of our great city!
America's Story from America's Library
Lewis and Clark - archived videoconferences available here
Today in History - The Library of Congress
The Authentic History Center
Camelot Village - history of the world
National Museum of the American Indian
Statetris - an interesting game mixing aspects of the popular game 'Tetris' and geography
Awesome Stories - pictures, slide-shows, videos, audio-clips, documents and other primary sources linked, to tell real stories
Footnote - a collection of over 58 million original historical documents that make history come alive
Conflict History - interactive timeline of every war ever fought
Wanderlust - Interactive map of history's greatest journeys
How the West was Lost by Native Americans - amazing animated GIF
Creating "Common Craft" Type Videos About Historical Terms

Government
Our Courts - free interactive civic resources launched by retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor
My U.S. Rep Role Play Congress - Help your Rep become popular, look for bills to vote on, collect cash and buy media time.
Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
If I were president - by Scholastic. Interesting way to get students to think about what issues are important to them.
Electoral College by Schoolhouse Rock, oldie but goodie video

Games and Quizzes
GeoGames - leveled geography games
Test Your Geography Knowledge - Check it out!
Free Rice Countries of the World - earn rice for the poor
Free Rice Capitals of the World - earn rice for the poor
Free Poverty - see how many cups of water you can donate by testing your world geography knowledge
Nobel Prize Games - games and simulations, based on Nobel Prize-awarded achievements, teach and inspire you while you're having FUN!
Room 108 - lots of social studies games
Colonial Williamsburg - Kids Zone - games and activities
Traveler IQ Challenge - Map Quiz: How well do you know your world?
Social Studies Games - variety of interactive games
The Geography Zone - Geography Challenge
U.S. States and Capitals Matching Quiz
United States Capitals Map Quiz
USA Geography - many games with various levels of difficulty
Know Your States - timed game placing states in correct location


Elections