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/mapping-thoreau-country">Mapping Thoreau Country</a>

Mapping Thoreau Country

This website, developed partially through funds from MassHumanities, is an interactive cartographic exploration of Thoreau's itineraries and mapmaking in his home state of Massachusetts. Includes essays, illustrations, and links to further information.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/thinkfloridaorg">thinkFlorida.org</a>

thinkFlorida.org

thinkFlorida.org is designed to bring the study of Florida into the classrooms. Created by the Florida Humanities Council, it combines articles written by distinguished humanities scholars with ideas and lesson plans from Florida teachers. Contains maps, photographs, and audio-visual resources.

Literature & Language Arts
<a href="/websites/baldwin-library-historical-children-s-literature">Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature</a>

Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature

This digital collection from the University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries offers resources for research into a variety of historical children’s literature, including comparative editions of classic texts.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/histories-national-mall">Histories of the National Mall</a>

Histories of the National Mall

Explore historical maps, discover stories you never knew, find people and historical events related to the Mall's past.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/rosa-parks-papers">Rosa Parks Papers</a>

Rosa Parks Papers

The Library of Congress digitized collection of primary sources relating to aspects of the private and public life of Rosa Parks. Teaching Resources include Rosa Parks: A Primary Source Collection and Rosa Parks Collection Video.

 

 

Literature & Language Arts
<a href="/websites/discovering-literature-shakespeare">Discovering Literature: Shakespeare</a>

Discovering Literature: Shakespeare

A rich online resource from the British Library exploring Shakespeare in multiple dimensions. Separate sections are devoted to his works; a collection of primary source objects, some in the public domain; and teaching resources relating to Shakespearean works.