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CHAMBERLAIN HIGH SCHOOL
SOCIAL STUDIES DEPARTMENT - TEACHER / CURRICULUM LINKS

Mrs. Halls


Mr. Vance:


WEB SITES:


The Jazz Greats of the 1920s:   


Mrs. Livingston - United States Project

                       
 - Black American History
•Black American History - http://www.blackpast.org/?q=view/vignettes    - This site has brief biographies of many black Americans.
•Britannica Online - http://school.eb.com/
•Teaching with Documents - http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/rosa-parks/  The arrest of Rosa Parks
•Underground Railroad - http://www.nationalgeographic.com/features/99/railroad/ From National Geographic - interactive site

MR. COLLAZO'S CLASS - Government
Presidential Cabinet Information:
•Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids - http://bensguide.gpo.gov/9-12/government/national/cabinet.html
•Internet Public Library - POTUS - http://www.ipl.org/div/potus/gwbush.html
•U.S. Government Information -The President's Cabinet -  http://usgovinfo.about.com/blcab.htm
•U.S. Government Information - More about the Cabinet - http://usgovinfo.about.com/blcababout.htm

U.S. Supreme Court Information:
•Supreme Court of the United States - http://www.supremecourtus.gov/
•Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids - http://bensguide.gpo.gov/9-12/government/national/scourt.html
•Britannica Online - http://school.eb.com/
     Use search term: Supreme Court of the United States
    Table of all justices: http://school.eb.com/all/eb/table?tocId=9116255
•OYEZ U.S. Supreme Court Media - biographies of each justice - http://www.oyez.org/courts/roberts/robt2/

State Government Information:
•Florida - Official Web Site for State of Florida - http://www.myflorida.com/
•Governor of Florida - http://www.flgov.com/

Local Government Information:



- Shakespeare
•Shakespeare at eNotes - http://www.shakespeare.com/ 
•William Shakespeare - http://www.williamshakespeare.com/ 
•Shakespeare Resource Center - http://www.bardweb.net/ 
•Shakespeare's Birthplace Trust - http://www.shakespeare.org.uk/ 

 The Globe Theater
•Shakespeare Resource Center - Shakespeare's Globe http://www.bardweb.net/globe.html 
•Shakespeare's Globe Online http://www.shakespeares-globe.org/ 
•Shakespeare's Globe Online - More http://www.shakespeares-globe.org/navigation/frameset.htm 
•eNotes.com - Shakespeare's Globe Theater http://www.enotes.com/william-shakespeare/shakespeares-globe-theater 

GENERAL HISTORY
•Best of History - http://www.besthistorysites.net/  Includes links to Prehistoric, African-America, Ancient,
Art, Medieval, Modern, World, General history, and maps
•Web Chronology - http://www.thenagain.info/WebChron/  A chronology for all areas of social studies including history of: world, Africa, Central & South America, Buddhism, China, Christian, Indian, Islam, Judaism, art, literature, music and more.

AMERICAN HISTORY & GOVERNMENT
•American Cultural History - http://kclibrary.nhmccd.edu/decades.html  Information about American decades from 1900 - 1999
•Civil War - Learning page (by the Library of Congress) - http://memory.loc.gov/learn/community/cc_civilwar.php
•Library of Congress - http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/    Many links to all areas of American history, excellent historical map collection; links to African American history and women's history
•Map Collections: 1500-2004 - http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/ 
•Making of America - http://www.hti.umich.edu/m/moajrnl/  A collection of primary source journals emphasizing the areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. This collection currently contains approximately 8,500 books with 19th century imprints. •National Archives - http://www.archives.gov/ Includes most historical documents
•Rough Rider Links to the Past - http://draco.its.csufresno.edu/~jsh33/  List of links created by high school students for American history web research
•Spy Letters of the American Revolution - http://www.si.umich.edu/SPIES/  View scanned images and background information, brief biographies, Timeline from 1763 - 1783
•World War I Document Archive - http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/   Primary documents from World War I

CURRENT EVENTS
•CNN.com - http://www.cnn.com/
•Library of Congress - Geographical Places in the News - http://www.loc.gov/today/placesinthenews/
•New York Times - http://www.nytimes.com
•Reuters Latest News - http://www.reuters.com/
•Tampa Area-BayNewsNine - http://www.baynews9.com/Home.html
•Tampa Area-TBO.com - http://www.tbo.com
 •Thomas - http://thomas.loc.gov/  U.S. legislative information on the net including the status of current U.S. legislation, the Congressional Record, committee reports.
•U.S. Census Bureau - http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/index.html  Quick, easy access to facts about people, business, and geography

ECONOMICS -
•CIA World Factbook - https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html Facts on every country in the world
•StockQuest - http://www.stocksquest.com Budgeting, credit, financial planning, saving & investing and more
•YoungInvestor.com - http://www.younginvestor.com/teens/ How to invest, earn, plan, and play with money- especially for teens

GEOGRAPHY
•KidsGeo - http://www.kidsgeo.com Geography (educational) games
•National Atlas - http://www.nationalatlas.gov/ 

GOVERNMENT - LAW
•American Law Sources - http://www.lawsource.com/also/ On-line sources of law for the United States and Canada
•Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids - http://bensguide.gpo.gov/9-12/index.html  Historical Documents, how laws are made, branches of gov't, debate topic, election process, etc.
•Florida - Official Web Site for State of Florida - http://www.myflorida.com/

PHILOSOPHY
       Links to brief biographies of major western philosophers

PSYCHOLOGY
•Current Topic in Psychology - http://www.fenichel.com/Current.shtml 

WORLD HISTORY


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