GRADE 7

TRY THESE LINKS ON THE WORLD WIDE WEB FOR INFORMATION ON:

 

General U.S. History...

Homework Help: U.S. History--Links grouped by general topics and sequential periods to 20th century (submitted by Jackie R, 8th grade, in January of 1998)

Internet Resources: History--Links organized by categories such as French Revolution, Industrial Revolution, and Imperialism

Civil War--Interactive site includes time lines, battles, and more (submitted by Lauren F, 6th grade, in January 1999)

Also check the World History section of the general sites page!

 

Three Branches Project:

FirstGOV--Click "Contact your government"

PAPowerPort--Click "Government in PA"

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government

 

U.S Government...

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government

Welcome to the White House

Learning About the Senate

U.S. House of Representatives

United States Federal Court System & Decisions

 

 

The Constitution...

An Outline of American Government--In-depth examination of the Constitution and other facets of government

Grollier's American Presidency--Information about both the legislative and executive branches

Also check the World History section of the general sites page!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Immigration & Genealogy...

IHRC's Archival & Library Collections--Primary and secondary source documents detailing U.S. immigration

Nauticom

Ellis Island Wall of Honor

About Immigration

European Americans

Ancestry.com

Freedmen & Southern Society Project

Ancestors

Everton's Genealogical Helper

Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation

Mayflower: Caleb Johnson's Mayflower Web Pages

 

Added 4/02:

- US Immigration Service
http://www.ins.usdoj.gov/graphics/aboutins/history/teacher/Resources.htm

- University of MN Immigration History Center
http://www1.umn.edu/ihrc/

- Ellis Island Home Page
http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/

- American Immigration Home Page
http://www.bergen.org/AAST/Projects/Immigration/

- American Immigration links
http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/History/U_S__History/By_Subject/Immigration/

 

Also check the World History section of the general sites page!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Sixties...

In This Year...--Start at 1960 and progress throughout the decade; includes background on a wide range of topics

Sixties-Related Web Sites--Resources arranged by various topics

Sixties Project: Bibliographies--Lists of books and films available in many public libraries

Also check the World History section of the general sites page!

 

Anything to add? Anything to delete? If so, go to "site submissions" page!

 

TRY THE SEARCH ENGINES BELOW FOR YOUR OWN RESEARCH:

Librarians' Index to the Internet--Acts as a search engine for topics such as history, reference sources, politics, government, women in history & politics, etc.