Social Studies
WEBSITES

zinnedproject - Great website for our teachers.  This website breaks down information by time period or theme.   Students can also view the information on the area they are learning in class. 
digitalvaults - view digital images of  our nations most important documents. 
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diarichlearning - Program clips and teacher resources for the Progessive Era, World War I, The Great Depression, Vietnam, Cold War, Civil Rights movement and more
historycentral -  important historical facts on current and past events
eduplace - interactive maps
google.com - download and take a virtual tour to any location.
smithsonianeducation - history and culture 
50states - fun facts about each of the 50 states
learninggamesforkids 
games.pppst - fun games for social studies

‚ÄčIPAD APPS
  • Atlas–Barefoot World Atlas is an interactive 3D globe for iPad that invites children to explore the regions and countries of the world, discovering hundreds of fascinating features and immersing themselves in the rich wonders of our planet.
  • Stack the Countries Lite Terra–Stack the Countries Lite makes learning about the world fun! Watch the countries actually come to life in this colorful and dynamic game!
  • Stuck on Earth–A new kind of travel app that brings you the best places in the world to visit, photograph, and experience. It’s the ultimate app for explorers, photographers, and daydreamers.
  • Early Jamestown–interactive textbook exploration of the early days of the Jamestown settlement and the state of Virginia.
  • Pass the Past–educational game to help students prepare for Virginia’s Standard’s of Learning (SOL) exams with a focus on World, United States and Virginia history, civics, and geography.
  • US History–McGraw-Hill Education’s American History Time Line is a fun and informative way to navigate the history of the United States.
  • Kids Maps–What are the major deserts of the world, the highest mountains, or the longest rivers? The Kids World Maps app will help you answer these important geographical questions.
  • LandFormer–Raise and lower terrain to solve puzzles in this unique and challenging game.
  • Stuck on Earth–A new kind of travel app that brings you the best places in the world to visit, photograph, and experience. It’s the ultimate app for explorers, photographers, and daydreamers.
  • TapQuiz Maps–Play TapQuiz™ Maps for an easy and quick way to master geography. Learn the countries of the world through a fun and engaging game!
KINDLE APPS
Kids-Maps-Puzzle-Game
USPresidents
50-States
GeoQuiz