History & Social Studies
Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government for Kids is brought to the World Wide Web as a service of the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO). This site provides learning tools for K-12 students, parents, and teachers, and it will teach users how our government works.
CIA World Factbook provides information on various countries, including facts on its native people, types of government, and currency used. Information is provided by the Central Intelligence Agency.
From the earliest civilizations to the modern world, geography, religion, trade, and politics have bound peoples and nations together — and torn them apart. Take a journey through time and space and discover the fascinating history behind the complex world we inhabit today.
The United States of America is a nation with a rich history and a noble goal: government of the people, by the people, for the people. Its citizens’ struggle to achieve that goal is a dramatic story stretching over hundreds of years.
Fact Monster (Social Studies) is a free reference site for students, teachers, and parents. Users will be able to obtain homework help, and find facts on thousands of subjects, including social studies.
WhiteHouse.gov is the official web site for the White House.
With an educational twist, this amazing interactive site lets students plan travel itineraries to countries around the world without ever having to leave their home or classroom (a la Expedia or Orbitz).
Popsicle Stick Chain Reaction
Martha Visits Musser!
Betty Kisses the Bat!
Betty and Julie try their hardest to sing you this re-written holiday classic.
Jason from the Bluedorn Imaginarium demonstrates some chemistry.
A "Move With Mother Goose" participant shares some of the nursery rhymes.