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
<a href="/websites/center-congress">Center on Congress</a>

Center on Congress

Find out how to use digital primary source materials of the Library of Congress and the Center on Congress.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/oklahoma-humanities-council-magazine">Oklahoma Humanities Council Magazine</a>

Oklahoma Humanities Council Magazine

Since Summer 2012, this triannual magazine has dedicated each issue to thoughtful articles on classroom-worthy subjects from ethics, to African Americans in history, to medicine. Print articles from the magazine; discuss the issues in class; and check out the "Extra" section for classroom discussion questions and more online resources. (Don't forget to consult the "Archives" tab for back issues.)

 

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/lincolns-writings-multimedia-edition">Lincoln&#039;s Writings: Multimedia Edition</a>

Lincoln's Writings: Multimedia Edition

The Multi-Media Edition the “House Divided Project” at Dickinson College offers 150 of Abraham Lincoln's most teachable documents organized around five major themes and designed provide key alignments with the Common Core State Standards.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/songs-america">Songs of America</a>

Songs of America

A new digital resource from the Library of Congress explores American history through song: with maps, recordings, videos, curator talks, a timeline, and more!

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/religious-worlds-new-york-everyday-life-american-religious-diversity">Religious Worlds of New York: The Everyday Life of American Religious Diversity</a>

Religious Worlds of New York: The Everyday Life of American Religious Diversity

This site is the product of the Religious Worlds institute, a project of the Interfaith Center of New York and Union Theological Seminary, with support from the NEH. The site offers an array of lesson plans, curriculum idea, and professional development based on NEH Summer Institutes for School Teachers that delve into the doctrines of the world's major religions and encourage academically grounded engagement with the social realities of contemporary religious communities.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/exploring-past-archaeology-upper-mississippi-river-valley">Exploring the Past: Archaeology in the Upper Mississippi River Valley</a>

Exploring the Past: Archaeology in the Upper Mississippi River Valley

The result of an NEH-funded Summer Institute for School Teachers at the Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center, this site displays a rich array of humanities and STEM teacher-created lesson plans and teacher development materials from the elementary through the high school level covering archaeology, anthropology, biology, botany, geology, mathematics, and more.