Student Resources

Student resources are interactive activities collected from around the Web. They can be used to support related lesson plans or as standalone activities in the classroom. Browse our library of student resources by grade level or subject area below.

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History & Social Studies

The Path of the Black Death: Interactive Map

Your task is to trace the path of the Black Death through Europe by locating these cities and looking for patterns. What can you learn about the source, spread, and extent of the disease?

Art & Culture
The Road to Santa Fe:  Interactive Map

The Road to Santa Fe: Interactive Map

Come along with EDSITEment this summer and discover the multilayered heritage of the peoples who call New Mexico their homeland. Our virtual road trip will take us through the terrain and annals of American history which characterize this remarkable landscape.

Art & Culture

The Roman World

The Roman World
Art & Culture
The Search for Timbuktu

The Search for Timbuktu

A geographical and historical summary of ancient Timbuktu in Mali. Complete with questions for students.
History & Social Studies

The Sedition Act: The Thrust of the Arguments

An online chart on the Aliens and Seditions act for students to fill out in conjunction with the curriculum unit: The Sedition Act: Certain Crimes Against the United States.

History & Social Studies
The Spanish–American War: WebQuest

The Spanish–American War: WebQuest

On April 11, 1898, two months after the battleship U.S.S. Maine was destroyed by an explosion in Havana harbor, President McKinley sent a message to Congress requesting authority to use the U.S. armed forces to end a brutal civil war in the Spanish colony of Cuba.