Civic Ed Rhode Island

"Hope"

 

 

American Studies Sites

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Topic

Site

 

 

 

 

 

Cross Curricular

 

 

 

 

 

 

U.S. National Archives and Records Administration

www.archives.gov

 

 

 

 

 

 

Using Oral History

http://memory.loc.gov/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pages of the Past

http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/litsearch.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tales of Time

http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/litsearch_middle_school.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

World Affairs

 

 

 

 

 

 

Embassy World.com

http://www.embassyworld.com/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Colonial Period

 

 

 

 

 

 

Colonial Williamsburg

www.history.org/Almanack/life/politics/polhdr.cfm

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Mayflower Compact

www.night.net/thanksgiving/Mayflower.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Three Religions of Virginia

http://curry.edschool.virginia.edu/

 

 

 

 

 

 

U.S. Conference of Mayors

www.ncsl.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charter Of Privileges

http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/states/pa07.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Federalism

www.nlc.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

Center for the Study of Federalism

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/index.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revolutionary Period

 

 

 

 

 

 

Causes of the Revolution

http://www.history.ctaponline.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Patriotic Music

www.classroomclassics.com/patriotic.ivnu

 

 

 

 

 

 

E Pluribus Unum Project

www.assumption.edu/ahc/1770s/default.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Multitude of Amendments

www.cr.nps.gov/history/inde2.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jefferson's Story of the Declaration

www.ushistory.org/declaration/account/d-draft.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Images of the American Revolution

www.archives.gov/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Road to Revolution

www.pbs.org/ktca/liberty/game/index.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

The U.S. Flag Site

www.usa-flag-site.org/songs.shtml

 

 

 

 

 

 

Avalon Project

www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/states/va05.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Forms of Resistance

http://www.history.org/history/teaching/tchcrtwo.cfm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Library of Congress

http://memory.loc.gov/const/abt_declar.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Declaration of Independence

http://www.duke.edu/eng169s2/group/lex/firstpge.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Claremont Institute Project

http://www.founding.com/guide/index.cfm

 

 

 

 

 

Constitutional Period

 

 

 

 

 

 

The U.S. Constitution

www.history.ctaponline.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Constitution Society

www.constitution.org/cs_found.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Debate on Ratification

http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Founding Fathers

http://archives.gov/

 

 

 

 

 

 

U.S. History Resources

http://www.polytechnic.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Zenger Trial

http://www.law.uh.edu/teacher/zenger

 

 

 

 

 

 

California Department of Education

http://www.history.ctaponline.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shay's Rebellion and the Constitution

http://www.calliope.org/shays/shays2.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Origins of U.S. Political Parties

http://rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/political_party/index.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Federal Era

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Violation of the Sedition Law

http://www.archives.gov/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alien and Sedition Laws

http://ohioteach.history.ohio-state.edu/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Publicly Supported Education

http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Presidential Inaugurations

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/ndlpedu/features/inaug/theatre.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pre Civil War

 

 

 

 

 

 

House Divided Speech

http://www.historyplace.com/lincoln/divided.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

John C. Calhoun

http://www.studyworld.com/john_c_calhoun.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Dred Scott Case

http://odur.let.rug.nl

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lincoln Douglass Debates of 1858

http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/lincolndouglas/lesson1.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Many Facets of the Civil War

http://www.usa-people-search.com/content-the-many-facets-of-the-civil-war.aspx

 

 

 

 

 

 

Slavery and Sectionalism

http://www.furman.edu/~benson/docs/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Africans in America

http://pbs.org/wgbh/aia/home.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dred Scott Editorials

http://history.furman.edu/~benson/docs/dsmenu.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Civil War

 

 

 

 

 

 

The American Civil War

http://sunsite.utk.edu/civil-war

 

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Liberties

 

 

 

 

 

 

American Memory

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/vfwhtml/vfwhome.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Women's Rights

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/ndlpedu/lessons/99/suffrage/intro.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Religious Freedom Page

http://religiousfreedom.lib.virginia.edu/intro.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Religious Roots of Reform

http://www.gliah.uh.edu/historyonline/us15.cfm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Immigration Attitudes

http://education.educ.indiana.edu/cas/tt/v2i2/they.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Famous American Trials

http://www.law.umkc.edu/

 

 

 

 

 

 

American Immigration

http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/activity/immigration

 

 

 

 

 

 

Landmark Supreme Court Cases

http://www.landmarkcases.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

African American Odyssey

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/aaohtml/exhibit/aointro.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Evolution Of Civil Rights

http://rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/evolution_of_civilrights

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brown v. Board of Education

http://www.archives.gov/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Rights Act of 1964

http://www.archives.gov/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Voices of Struggle

http://www.civilrightsmuseum.org/about/about.asp

 

 

 

 

 

 

Africans in America

http://pbs.org/wgbh/aia/home.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Progressive Period

 

 

 

 

 

 

Populists Advise Progressives

http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/activity/populist/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Big Business and Tariffs

http://ecedweb.unomaha.edu/lessons/feus1.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Evolution of the Conservative Movement

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/amrvhtml/conshome.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

World War II

 

 

 

 

 

 

American Justice on Trial

http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/activity/internment/index.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Japanese Relocation

http://www.archives.gov/