The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.
Focusing on the Spanish Conquistadors' entry into the New World and their impact on indigenous populations, the site is geared towards middle and high school classrooms.
Connecticut History Online (CHO) is a collaboration between the Connecticut Historical Society, the Connecticut State Library, the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center at the University of Connecticut, Mystic Seaport, and the New Haven Colony Historical Society.
By investigating the lives and events recorded in newspapers, official documents and personal correspondence from this collection, students will immerse themselves in the past and discover the fears, friction and turmoil that shaped these tumultuous times.
Multiple perspectives on the voyage to the New World.
A project of The Thomas Cole National Historic Site, an affiliated site of the National Park Service. The National Endowment for the Humanities funded its creation. Painter, poet, and essayist Thomas Cole (1801-1848) responded to this quest by creating pristine landscape paintings unlike any yet seen in America.