Websites

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

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History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/atlas-historic-new-mexico">Atlas of Historic New Mexico</a>

Atlas of Historic New Mexico

NEH affiliate New Mexico Humanities Council's online Atlas of Historic New Mexico maps contains twenty historic maps of New Mexico, annotated with descriptions by the map makers and others people living, working, and exploring in New Mexico at that time.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/mami-wata-arts-water-spirits-africa-and-african-atlantic-world">Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits in Africa and the African Atlantic World</a>

Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits in Africa and the African Atlantic World

This exhibition produced by The Fowler Museum of Cultural History, UCLA and available at the National Museum of African Art online archive explores the visual cultures and histories of Mami Wata, the world of water deities and their powers. It demonstrates how art both reflects and actively contributes to beliefs and religious practices revealing the potency of images to shape the lives of people, communities, and societies.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/pbs-supreme-court">PBS: The Supreme Court</a>

PBS: The Supreme Court

The Supreme Court is a four-part series examining the nation's highest court, from its earliest days until Bush v. Gore. The site features a series of lesson plans, learning games, interviews, and more.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/stalin-project">Stalin Project</a>

Stalin Project

The Stalin Project is a multi-media, interactive resource about Stalin and the Soviet people. This site includes text written by the top scholars in the field, a database of over 500 images, primary source documents, videos, lesson plans, and other interactive material.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/ken-burns-dust-bowl">Ken Burns: The Dust Bowl</a>

Ken Burns: The Dust Bowl

This PBS documentary by Ken Burns chronicles the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history. Survivors share their memories of those years of suffering and perseverance.

History & Social Studies

Vietnam: A Television History

Vietnam: A Television History carefully analyzes the costs and consequences of a controversial but intriguing war. The series provides a detailed visual and oral account of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking on many military and foreign policy issues.