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MapStory : Welcome! Social Studies. Social Studies. This Day in History — History.com — What Happened Today in History. Inspiring Middle School Literacy. Free Social Studies Lessons. Assignments & Handouts - Mrs. Disinger's Class.

Social Studies. American Experience . Technology . The Telephone . Timeline (Interactive Version) Historypin. Research world landmarks to create a global calendar. Introduction Every country in the world has nationally known landmarks or monuments.

Research world landmarks to create a global calendar

These landmarks often represent or symbolize the culture of a country (showing photosynths of these landmarks will give students an excellent view of them in their specific context). Go to www.photosynth.net. You can click the geo-tag on a photosynth to link to a world map displaying the location of the landmark. The Eiffel Tower is a familiar landmark in Paris, France. The Statue of Liberty in New York City, United States, is an example of such a national landmark. All landmarks tell us something about a country or culture, but they tell us different things in different ways. It has a unique construction, like the Coliseum in Rome or the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C., United States. In the United States, fewer than 2,500 sites have been designated as National Historic Landmarks. Divide the class into 12 teams, one for each month of the year.

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Update your browser for more security, comfort and the best experience on this site. Educators! Smithsonian's History Explorer Lessons & Activities. "Seeing" Music Grade Range: K-4Resource Type(s): Lessons & ActivitiesDuration: 5 MinutesDate Posted: 3/8/2012 Dance is just one way to turn music into something you can see.

Smithsonian's History Explorer Lessons & Activities

Your computer can take music and turn it into a different kind of visible art. Part of an OurStory module entitled An American Story in Dance and Music, this activity include... 101 Questions Grade Range: 6-12Resource Type(s): Lessons & ActivitiesDuration: 60 MinutesDate Posted: 9/24/2012 The 101 Questions activity includes reading and responding to the current USCIS Naturalization test, determining a hypothetical 101st question on the exam, and displaying their final product in a classroom or online gallery walk. 1880s Agricultural Nation Classroom Activity Guide Grade Range: 5-12Resource Type(s): Lessons & Activities, Worksheets, Primary SourceDate Posted: 1/22/2011 1920s Industrial America Classroom Activity Guide 1930s and 1940s Highways Classroom Activity Guide 1950s and 1960s Suburban America Classroom Activity Guide.

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U.S. History & American Government - Homework and Study Help - Free help with your US History homework

How do I enroll in a course at HippoCampus? Are there any fees to take your courses? How do I make a comment or ask a question? How do I get individual help with my homework assignment? What are the preferred texts? How can I use HippoCampus in my classroom? How can I use HippoCampus in my home school? Can I use the resources you have available for my homeschoolers? Do you know of any wet lab resources to accompany HippoCampus content?

Is there a script, app, or something that can be used to track student use of HippoCampus? Can I share my HippoCampus content with my fellow teachers? Can I download the video? Can I change the size of the video window? Why won't the Environmental Science animations play? What if my page scroll bars or "submit" button are not showing? Using Music to Teach Social Studies: American History and Government. These Social Studies lyrics are available from a variety of albums.

Using Music to Teach Social Studies: American History and Government

Use songs to teach American geography, government, history, patriotism, and culture. American Geography Songs The 50 States and Capitals Song – Tim Pacific Directions to Nowhere (How to Read a Map) – Joan Maute, Ed.D. Gonna Name Our States.