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

Smithsonian National Museum of American History

Features comprehensive virtual tours of the institution’s current exhibits. A timeline maps the history of the United States through artifacts that are in the museum’s collection. The “Our Story In History” link leads to information on the museum’s educational programming that includes several interactive activities. Both teachers and students may browse the site’s recommended reading list, either by century, or ethnic history.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/songs-america">Songs of America</a>

Songs of America

A new digital resource from the Library of Congress explores American history through song: with maps, recordings, videos, curator talks, a timeline, and more!

History & Social Studies

South Carolina Encyclopedia

This collection of free, authoritative source information about the history, politics, geography, and culture of the state of South Carolina is updated regularly to ensure that the contents are accurate and accessible. The editors are continually adding new entries, photographs, and maps, so check back frequently to see what's new.

Art & Culture

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, was designed from its inception (September 1995) as a dynamic reference work. In a dynamic reference work, each entry is maintained and kept up to date by an expert or group of experts in the field. All entries and updates are refereed by the members of a distinguished Editorial Board before they are made public.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/tate-liverpool-alice-wonderland">Tate Liverpool: Alice in Wonderland</a>

Tate Liverpool: Alice in Wonderland

Tate Liverpool exhibition of Lewis Carroll’s timeless classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, explores how the stories have influenced the visual arts, inspiring generations of artists for 150 years since its publication. Explore the interactive.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/tate-online">Tate Online</a>

Tate Online

The Tate (Britain, Modern, Liverpool, St. Ives) holds the national collection of British art (1500-present) and of international modern art. The site is fully interactive with a robust search tool for art as well as articles, apps, blogs, and video channels.