Mrs. Bergerís Hotlist

Of

5th Grade

U.S. History Sites
"Zoe Berger" berger84@comcast.net

 

Colonial Period

 

Lost Colony of Roanoke

History of Roanoke:

http://www.coastalguide.com/packet/lostcolony01.htm

http://www.nationalcenter.org/ColonyofRoanoke.html

http://www.nps.gov/fora/search.htm

Webquest: http://oncampus.richmond.edu/academics/education/projects/webquests/roanoke/

 

Jamestown

Lesson Plans: http://www.historicjamestowne.org/learn/lesson_plans.php

Thematic Units:http://www.theteacherscorner.net/thematicunits/colonial.htm

Many unique colonial sites listed here: http://edtech.kennesaw.edu/web/coloniz.html

History of Jamestown: http://www.apva.org/history/

 

Plymouth/Pilgrims

Virtual tour of Plymouth Plantation:http://pilgrims.net/plimothplantation/vtour/

History:http://www.holidays.net/thanksgiving/pilgrims.htm

Study Guide:http://www.rootsweb.com/~mosmd/

First Thanksgiving:http://members.aol.com/calebj/thanksgiving.html

 

13 Original Colonies

History:http://www.timepage.org/spl/13colony.html

Webquest:http://coe.west.asu.edu/students/tbeckner/WebQuest/13colonies.html

Map:http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/graphics/13mapnew.htm; http://library.thinkquest.org/10966/map.shtml

Hangman Game:http://akidsheart.com/holidays/july4/hm13col.htm

 

 

Revolutionary War

 

French and Indian War

History:http://www.philaprintshop.com/frchintx.html

Web Index:http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Parthenon/1500/fiw.html

Original Images (maps):http://www.philaprintshop.com/frchind.html

Chronology:http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h1180.html

George Washington

Biography:http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/gw1.html

Mt. Vernon:http://www.mountvernon.org/

Papers of:http://gwpapers.virginia.edu/

Lesson Plans:http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/ndlpedu/lessons/gw/gw1.html

 

Stamp Act

Historic Document:http://ahp.gatech.edu/stamp_act_bp_1765.html

Resolutions of Stamp Act Congress:http://odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/D/1751-1775/stampact/sa.htm

Diagrams of Stamps:http://www.americanrevwar.homestead.com/files/STAMP.HTM

 

Declaration of Independence

General Information:http://www.ushistory.org/declaration/

National Archives Documents:http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/help/constRedir.html

 

Battles

Causes and battles:http://www.multied.com/Revolt/

Virtual Tour:http://www.ushistory.org/march/

Timeline: http://www.ushistory.org/march/timeline.htm

Major Battlefields:http://www.nps.gov/thst/battle.htm

 

 

Civil War

Causes

Archives:http://members.aol.com/jfepperson/causes.html

Slavery:http://www.swcivilwar.com/cw_causes.html

Timeline:http://www.teacheroz.com/Civil_War_Causes.htm

Confederate View:http://www.civilwarhome.com/confederatecauses.htm

 

Abraham Lincoln

Biography:http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/al16.html

Research site:http://members.aol.com/RVSNorton/Lincoln2.html

Curriculum Resources:http://showcase.netins.net/web/creative/lincoln/education/curriculum.htm

Lesson Plans:http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/00-2/lp2007.shtml

 

Battles

Timeline, stats., people, maps:http://americancivilwar.com/

Summaries by states:http://www.cr.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/bystate.htm

Homepage of general knowledge:http://members.fortunecity.com/thegunny1/

 

Generals

A list:http://sunsite.utk.edu/civil-war/generals.html

Pictures:http://www.generalsandbrevets.com/

Grant:http://americancivilwar.com/north/grant.html

Lee:http://www.sonofthesouth.net/leefoundation/

 

Reconstruction

From Revolution to Reconstruction:http://odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/

Causes:http://www.mrburnett.net/civilwar.html

Racism:http://www.teacheroz.com/reconstruction.htm

 

 

World War II

 

Europe

Timeline:http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/timeline/ww2time.htm

Commemoration (students):http://gi.grolier.com/wwii/wwii_mainpage.html

History Link 101:http://www.historylink101.com/1/world_war_II/world_war_II.htm

Maps and diagrams:http://www.dean.usma.edu/history/web03/atlases/ww2%20europe/ww2%20europe%20pages/ww2%20europe%20map%2057.htm

 

 

Pacific

Photos:http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/pacificwar/

Timeline:http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/pacificwar/timeline.htm

Pacific Navy Battles:http://www.combinedfleet.com/map.htm

Heroes:http://www.gamespot.com/pc/sim/wwiipacificheroes/

 

Hitler

Biography:http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/riseofhitler/

Speeches and Writings:http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/hitlertoc.html

Eleanorís Story:http://www.holocaust-trc.org/Eleanor_story_lp.htm

Lesson Plans:http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/History/Education/K_12/Teacher_Resources/Lesson_Plans/

 

Holocaust

Lesson Plans:http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson187.shtml

For Children:http://webtech.kennesaw.edu/jcheek3/holocaust.htm

http://www.kcsd.k12.pa.us/~rwykoff/holocaust/lsn.htm

 

 

Miscellaneous

Memorial:http://www.wwiimemorial.com/

Jazz and WWII:http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=379

Casualties:http://users.erols.com/mwhite28/ww2stats.htm