History Secondary

Activities by Historic Era - choose an activity by time period in history to learn about American history
America on the Move Interactive Game: Where's Everyone Going? - in this interactive matching game from Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, students explore the changes in America transportation over time

Best History Sites

Bill of Rights - interactive game

Current Events - current and past current events

Digital History - resources for teaching history
Early American History - primary sources for teaching early American history

Fling the Teacher - get 15 questions correct about various history topics and fling the teacher

Games from Ms. Roaches Website - set up by topic area

Google Historic Photo Search from LIFE - Search millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, stretching from the 1750s to today.

History Resources - many resources for the history classroom to include general resources, geography, history, and economics

History Resources for All - something for all

iCivics - free lesson plans and games for learning civics

Immigration - interactive Ellis Island, contains audio tracks from people who came to Ellis Island

Library of Congress

Maps - maps of the U.S. and the world, interactives and printables

Online History list of activities - set up in alphabetical order

Our Courts - games to help students learn about our government, Sandra Day O'Connor was part of design

Pearl Harbor - interactive about Pearl Harbor, includes Flash activity about what happened at Pearl Harbor

Tenement Museum - interactive for Ellis Island

Underground Railroad - activities from Scholastic

WWI Study Activity - matching, concentration, word search, and flashcards

Links last checked on December 9, 2014.