Social Studies Tools
Social Studies Online: Another page of resources from Jefferson County Schools, TN.
PBS Teachers Social Studies: Great content from PBS!
National Geographic Education: This is a new site from NG with TONS of cool content!
Docs Teach: A site from the National Archives to help students engage with primary source information. Awesome stuff!
Social Studies Central Online Resources: Categorized resources for all areas of social studies.
Google Earth Historical Maps: This is a Google Blog post detailing the layer of historical maps available in GE.
Digital Social Studies Flashcards: These are free flashcards on Quizlet, and they work beautifully on a SMART Board and/or iPad!
Scholastic Social Studies Tech Tools: A great list of links, apps, and software relevant to ALL grades of social studies teachers--some free, some pay.
Know Your States: Fun, interactive game to place all 50 states on the map correctly.
Time Toast: Create free, online timelines.
Timeglider: Another free, online timeline creator.