Social Studies

50 States  provides state information and resource links to state homepage, symbols, flags, maps, constitutions, representitives, songs, birds, flowers, trees.

American Presidency Project contains the most comprehensive collection of resources pertaining to the study of the President of the United States.

Ancient Egypt includes information on Egyptian History, Religion, Daily Life, Government, Science, Art, Literature, Architecture, and Maps.

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government provides a basic introduction to the Federal Government.

BrainPop is an animated Science, Health, Technology, Math, Social Studies, Arts & Music and English movies, quizzes, activity pages and school homework help for K-12 kids, aligned with state standards.

iCivics.org prepares young Americans to become knowledgeable, engaged 21st century citizens by creating free and innovative educational materials.

National History Education Clearinghouse is a website that provides teachers and students with useful information about history.

PBS LearningMedia's innovative digital content is designed for educators to engage students and inspire learning. Sign up today for free, instant access to the best of public media (videos, interactives, audio, photos, and in-depth lesson plans)! 

Quahog.org This site is a guide to the Ocean State’s history, culture, and quirks. Here you will find articles on much of what makes Rhode Island Rhode Island.

Rhode Island Historical Society Rhode Island history, links, and other useful information.

Social Studies for Kids is a site with articles, subjects, and tons of links for all subjects of social studies, with a focus on what kids and their teachers/parents are learning.

White House  This is the official White House site. It offers blogs, weekly speeches, a history of the White House, information on the all administration from the president to the cabinet, and information about the three branches of government. 

Wolframm/alpha gives you access to the world's facts and data and calculates answers across a range of topics, including science, nutrition, history, geography, engineering, mathematics, linguistics, sports, finance, music...

World Book for Kids  is filled with fun facts, engaging images and interactive games and activities.

World Fact Book  provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Our Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map.