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Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government for Kids

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 Fact Book

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.

World History Khan Academy

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.

US History Khan Academy

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)

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

WhiteHouse.gov is the official web site for the White House.

Global Trek: Virtual Travel Around the World

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).


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