Websites

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

Call for Website Nominations

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

Cave of Lascaux

Sponsored by the French Ministry of Culture, the site contains captivating images and information about the cave of Lascaux. Links included are to other archaeological sites, the history of the discovery of the cave, and interactive exercises for teachers and students.

Art & Culture

Casa de Joanna

The site is a portal to French and Spanish language resources on the Internet. The topics include art, French and Spanish, and teacher resources. The links are annotated and indexed as an activity, resource, teacher link, or tool.

History & Social Studies

CampSilos: The Grout Museum Excursion

Activities designed to help students understand, interpret and appreciate the story of immigration to the Midwest.

History & Social Studies

C-SPAN Classroom

Video clips on the three branches of government and the Constitution, accompanied by discussion questions for the classroom.

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.