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

Benjamin Franklin Tercentenary Library

Dedicated to educating the public about Franklin’s enduring legacy and inspiring renewed appreciation of the values he embodied.

History & Social Studies

Bethlehem Digital History Project

Provides online access to digitized primary source materials, transcriptions, translations and contextual information relating to the early history of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1741-1844. It is the aim of this project to encourage broad or specialized exploration of local, regional and national history.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/bible-odyssey">Bible Odyssey</a>

Bible Odyssey

Explore the fascinating origins of the Bible and its eventful history. On Bible Odyssey, the world’s leading scholars share the latest historical and literary research on key people, places, and passages of the Bible

History & Social Studies

Bill of Rights Institute

The mission of the Bill of Rights Institute is to educate young people about the words and ideas of America's Founders, the liberties guaranteed in our Founding documents, and how our Founding principles continue to affect and shape a free society.

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.

History & Social Studies

Booker T. Washington Papers

This is a completely free and searchable web site designed to provide researchers worldwide with full access to the thousands of pages comprising this 14-volume printed work, originally published by the University of Illinois Press.