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

Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

Annotated journals of Lewis and Clark during their expedition. Images, maps, and audio readings of scholarship on Lewis and Clark.

History & Social Studies

Thomas Jefferson's Monticello

Monticello, the mountaintop home of Thomas Jefferson and the only home in America on the elite World Heritage List of the United Nations, is owned and operated by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation (formerly the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation).

Art & Culture

Jazz: A Ken Burns Film

This highly interactive site offers many ways to introduce jazz as a musical genre and cultural tradition. An interactive map features hot places for jazz in America; a lounge defines jazz with recordings of key elements and genres; and audio files feauture nine different songs of nine artists. Artists featured on the site include: Louis Armstrong, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and Sarah Vaughan.

Art & Culture

Internet Public Library

Hosted by Drexel University's College of Information Science and Technology and aided by a consortium of colleges and universities with programs in information science, this site contains a vast collection of online texts, including novels, newspapers, magazines, and tutorials for students of all ages.

Art & Culture

Internet Medieval Sourcebook

A library of texts and translations recording all aspects of medieval life.

Foreign Language
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International Children's Digital Library

Explore and read real children's books in 61 languages for kids 3-13. Find award-winning books and tag your favorites. Download gadgets, the new StoryKit iPhone app, a teacher's training manual for classroom use, and the iPad version of this award-winning site.