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
<a href="/websites/sah-archipedia">SAH Archipedia</a>

SAH Archipedia

Created by the Society of Architectural Historians and the University of Virginia Press, this online encyclopedia of the built world includes interactive maps, descriptive text, and images. Search by state, century, architect, and more for structures across the U.S from pre-history to the 21st-century.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/teach-it">Teach It</a>

Teach It

Teach It from CT Humanities offers online inquiry-based social studies activities aligned with the new social studies framework for grades 3, 5, 8, and high school. Content is designed to connect local events to the American history curriculum. Help build the site by submitting your own materials.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/humanities-texas">Humanities Texas</a>

Humanities Texas

Humanities Texas offers a portal to high quality educational resources for K-12 classroom teachers, including professional development opportunities in humanities subjects, teaching awards, the Linden Henk Howell Texas History Initiative, and a rich array of downloadable online content for the classroom.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/immigrant-stories">Immigrant Stories</a>

Immigrant Stories

The Immigration History Research Center at the University of Minnesota offers a collection of first-person video narratives tracking immigration history in the U.S. Students can create videos archived on request on a separate website.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/world-war-i-american-artists-view-great-war">World War I: American Artists View the Great War</a>

World War I: American Artists View the Great War

An online exhibition from the Library of Congress containing posters, cartoons, photographs, and other images illustrating the impact American artists had in raising patriotic sentiment for WWI.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/mission-us-dust">Mission US: Up from the Dust</a>

Mission US: Up from the Dust

“Up from the Dust,” the fifth entry in the Mission US series of free interactive educational games, has students deal with the hardships a Great Plains family of wheat farmers encounters during the Dust Bowl and the Great Depression.