Websites

The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.

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We’re always looking to expand our suite of recommended websites. If you would like to submit a website, please review our website nomination guidelines first.

History & Social Studies

Building Community: Medieval Technology and American History

Collection of short essays and scholarship on early Americans’ transport and subsequent use of Old World technologies in building up America.

Art & Culture

Building Big

The site brings bridges, skyscrapers, tunnels, and dams to the Internet for those who want to learn more about man-made giants that fill our communities. It features introductions to the engineering of structures, interactive engineering labs, building designs challenges, a databank of large structures, and interviews with engineers.

Foreign Language
<a href="/websites/bucknell-russian-studies-department">Bucknell Russian Studies Department</a>

Bucknell Russian Studies Department

Bucknell's Russian Studies Department hosts a multi-layered reference on the history, culture, and language of the Russian people. Click on "Resources" to learn more.

Art & Culture

British Academy

The United Kingdom's National Academy for the humanities and social sciences. It is designed to inspire, recognize, and support excellence in the humanities and social sciences, throughout the UK and internationally, and to champion their role and value.

Art & Culture

Brief Timeline of American Literature and Events

A comprehensive timeline on American history from the mid-17th century through 1920, as well as a robust listing of American literary movements.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/black-ships-samurai-commodore-perry-and-opening-japan">Black Ships &amp; Samurai: Commodore Perry and the Opening of Japan</a>

Black Ships & Samurai: Commodore Perry and the Opening of Japan

An MIT open courseware unit on how Japanese artists visualized the arrival and effects of Commodore Perry's fleet in 1853.