Social Studies Web Tour
Spend just three minutes at each site to appreciate the volume and quality of what's available, and then return to your favorite sites later for more in-depth exploration. Here are 30 minute mini-tours of the best resources on key topics. Youll find all 15 Web Tours at http://lone-eagles.com/webtours.htm
- American Memory Project
American History resources and lessonplans
- Thomas - Congressional Information
Full text of latest federal legislation, bill summaries/status,
and congressional records and more!
- Fedworld and FirstGov
http://www.fedworld.gov and www.usa.gov
The best single site for U.S. Govt. information.
The newest Federal resources megasite.
- Federal Kids Safe Resources Listing
http://www.kids.gov Links to federal agency kids sites.
- National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)
- Virtual Tourist
Clickable map of cities around the world with extensive research information.
- Landmark Projects Social Studies Resources
Access current information about congresspersons.
- The Civic Mind
Civics Education Resources
- Social Studies School Service
Commercial products for teaching Social Studies
- Electronic Democracy WebTour
Citizen Activism, telecommuting, and more.
- Community Networking Clearinghouse
Diverse resources related to community networking;
adoption of a new social communications behavior.