Educator Resources

Social Studies Curriculum Links


The African-American Mosaic 
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/african/intro.html  

African Studies Association   
http://www.africanstudies.org/ 

American Folklore
http://www.americanfolklore.net/    

American Institute for History
http://americaninstituteforhistory.org/

The American Social History Project
http://www.ashp.cuny.edu/teaching.html
   
Asian-Nation: The Landscape of Asian American
http://www.asian-nation.org/index.shtml

Bibliography on North American Indians - Smithsonian Institution
http://anthropology.si.edu/outreach/indbibl/

Big Apple History
http://pbskids.org/bigapplehistory

Bill of Rights Institute
http://www.billofrightsinstitute.org/

The Brooklyn Historical Society
http://www.brooklynhistory.org/default/index.html

The Children's Museum of Manhattan
http://www.cmom.org/

The Cloud Institute for Sustainability Education
http://www.sustainabilityed.org/

Congress in the Classroom
http://www.dirksencenter.org/print_programs_CongressClassroom.htm

Document Based Questions
http://www.edteck.com/dbq/testing/dbq.htm

Morningside Center for Teaching Social Responsibility
http://www.morningsidecenter.org/

El Museo del Barrio
http://www.elmuseo.org/

Evaluating Eyewitness Reports
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=281

Facing History and Ourselves
http://www.facinghistory.org/resources/lessons_units

Flushing Remonstrance Curriculum
http://schools.nycenet.edu/offices/teachlearn/ela/Flushing_Remon.pdf
Foreign Policy Association's Great Decisions Program
http://www.fpa.org/great_decisions/

Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/

The Gotham Center
http://www.gothamcenter.org/

Historic Waterways Adventure Online Curriculum
http://samandmary.org/hwaoc/

The History Channel
http://www.history.com/

History Matters: Making sense of primary sources
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/browse/makesense/

The History Net
http://www.historynet.com/

icivics.com
http://www.icivics.com

The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation
http://www.raoulwallenberg.net/category/education/

Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators: Primary Sources
http://www.schrockguide.net/primary-sources.html

Latino Museums and Museums with Latino Collections
http://latino.si.edu/collections/collections_LatinoMuseumResources.htm

Looking at student work
http://www.lasw.org/

Metropolitan Museum of Art
http://www.metmuseum.org/

Museum of the City of New York
http://www.mcny.org/

National Center for History in Schools
http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/nchs/

National Museum of the American Indian Haudenosaunee Guideda
http://americaninstituteforhistory.org/

NCSS Notable Tradebooks Booklist: An annotated bibliography
http://www.socialstudies.org/resources/notable/

NCSS- Resources
http://www.socialstudies.org/resources

New-York Historical Society
https://www.nyhistory.org/web/

New York History Net
http://www.nyhistory.com/

New York State Assembly - Teacher Page
http://assembly.state.ny.us/kids/

Primary Source Materials & Document Based Questions
http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/fil/pages/listdocumentpa.html

Project Explorer
http://projectexplorer.org/

Smithsonian Institute
http://www.si.edu/

Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance
http://www.splcenter.org/center/tt/teach.jsp

Teachers Domain
http://www.teachersdomain.org/special/adlit/adlit.content.soc/

TeachersNetwork
http://teachersnetwork.org/

Teaching with Documents
http://www.edteck.com/dbq/index.htm

The Tenement Museum
http://www.tenement.org/

WNET Ed Online
http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/