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

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Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/building-big">Building Big</a>

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.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/anne-frank-house">Anne Frank House</a>

Anne Frank House

The Anne Frank House in the center of Amsterdam was the hiding place where Anne Frank wrote her famous diary during World War Two. Excellent Holocaust and World War Two resource.

Literature & Language Arts

American Verse Project

Electronic archive of American poetry prior to 1920.

History & Social Studies

American Studies at the University of Virginia

The site is a repository of scholarly concentrations on such humanities topics as the 1930s, cultural maps, American literature, avant-garde and postmodern art exhibitions, and the U.S. Capitol building as an American icon. The site houses hypertexts of several American authors, including: Harriet Jacobs, Herman Melville, Mark Twain, and Harriet Beecher Stowe.

History & Social Studies

American President

A wealth of information about the history of the American Presidency, including an archive of essays on the year 2000 general election.

History & Social Studies

American Presidency Project

Archive containing over 77,000 documents related to the study of the Presidency. “Today in History” feature highlights a Presidential address or event.