Social Studies Resources

iCIVICS. iCivics has produced 16 educational video games as well as vibrant teaching materials that have been used in classrooms in all 50 states. Today we offer the nation’s most comprehensive, standards-aligned civics curriculum that is available freely on the Web.
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BRAINPOP. Contains movies, quizzes, games, and activities on a wealth of topics.  Check out the new GAMEUP section. Username and password available from the media center.
Digitalhistory
DIGITAL HISTORY. Offers interactive resources for learning about history, such as timelines, essays, speeches, music, maps and games.  Watch flash movies or ask questions of a historian.
 Discoveryed DISCOVERY EDUCATION. Powered by the media brand Discovery Channel.  Offers videos (username and password available from the media center), interactive games, virtual labs, homework help and free clipart for students.  
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GEOGRAPHY BEE Resources from National Geographic.