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.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/world-history-us-all">World History for Us All</a>

World History for Us All

World History for Us All is a powerful, innovative model curriculum for teaching world history in middle and high schools.

History & Social Studies

World History Matters

A resource center designed to help high school and college world history teachers and their students locate, analyze, and learn from online primary sources and to further their understanding of the complex nature of world history, especially the issues of cultural contact and globalization. From the Center for History & New Media at George Mason University.

Art & Culture

World of Dante

A multimedia research tool intended to facilitate the study of the Divine Comedy through a wide range of offerings. These include an encoded Italian text which allows for structured searches and analyses, an English translation, interactive maps, diagrams, music, a database, timeline and gallery of illustrations. Many of these features allow users to engage the poem dynamically through the integrated components of this site.

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/wyohistoryorg">WyoHistory.org</a>

WyoHistory.org

This project sponsored by the Wyoming State Historical Society offers a broad spectrum of resources on Wyoming including encyclopedia articles, travel information, oral histories, a host of educational resources, and other material to learn about the state.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/young-american-heroes-true-stories-young-people-us-history">Young American Heroes: True Stories of Young People in U.S. History</a>

Young American Heroes: True Stories of Young People in U.S. History

Young American Heroes tells stories of ordinary young people who have done extraordinary things in American history. Visitors can add to the stories already told here. Educators (teachers, parents, home-school learning coaches) can allow their students to use all of the video, graphic novel, and other tools available on the site for creating new story materials. The stories of these young American heroes are told on this website as well as through television programs shown on some PBS stations. This site includes graphic novel versions of the stories, selected videos, graphic novels, and other story materials that other users have created.