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.

Art & Culture

Conversations with History

Interviews with a broad range of historical figures from the latter half of the twentieth century.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/crafting-freedom">Crafting Freedom</a>

Crafting Freedom

Crafting Freedom Materials is a comprehensive NEH-funded resource on the African American experience during the antebellum period. For teachers of social studies, language arts, and other humanities subjects.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/crisis-fort-sumter">Crisis at Fort Sumter</a>

Crisis at Fort Sumter

An interactive historical simulation and decision-making program that reconstructs the dilemmas of policy formation and decision making in the period between Abraham Lincoln's election in November 1860 and the battle of Fort Sumter in April 1861.

Foreign Language
<a href="/websites/cuentos-y-leyendas-ilustrados-por-ninos">Cuentos y Leyendas Ilustrados por Niños</a>

Cuentos y Leyendas Ilustrados por Niños

From the Ministerio de Educación de España, Instituto de Tecnologías Educativas, a highly interactive site using children’s stories and illustrations to teach vocabulary, grammar, and arithmetic. Beginning through intermediate younger students.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/cultures-independence-perspectives-independence-hall-and-meaning-freedom">Cultures of Independence:  Perspectives on Independence Hall and the Meaning of Freedom</a>

Cultures of Independence: Perspectives on Independence Hall and the Meaning of Freedom

Teacher developed lessons and videos from the 2015 NEH workshop offered by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania on Independence Hall and its ongoing role in creating a national and civil life.

Foreign Language

DanteWorlds

A richly visual site providing compelling images, both new graphics and classic artwork, to supplement a classroom reading of Dante’s Divine Comedy. Includes character studies.