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    **SPOTLIGHT SPECIAL:

  1. Archive.org - See outstanding historical collections in many media formats - especially older books (out of copyright) for online reading and downloading - Also find many discontinued internet links archived here!
  2. Bob Bowman's Study Skills Section - Offers tremendous advantages when used first of all
  3. Free portable tinySpell™ - Interactive spelling checker
  4. Balabolka - Text-to-Speech (TTS) reader - reads text even in browser (saves sound file)
  5. Online Talking Dictionarist - Has online keyboard option
  6. Free Online Translation - Also has Virtual Keyboard
  7. Online Talking Calculator - PBS KIDS - larger calculators on Math Page
  8. QuotePad - Hotkey popup saves screen-selected text & cites its source *HINT: copying title (in Firefox Menu:Tools:Page Info) will capture URL to bookmark
  9. VoyCabulary.com - Cut & paste URLs or your text into its box area and every word you click on will be defined by your choice of dictionaries for medical, language...
  10. See OPEN (FREE) EDUCATION Opportunities - Plus find more free resources
  11. HISTORY:

  12. A Student's Guide to the Study of History - Via historyguide.org
  13. Glossary of American History - By Digital History
  14. Ancient / Classical History Glossary - Courtesy of About.com®
  15. Bridging World History: Audio Glossary
  16. AlphaDictionary Free History Dictionaries
  17. AP World History Glossary - Courtesy of Course Notes
  18. History - Research Guides at Carnegie Mellon University
  19. The role of Glossary in the history of the United States of America
  20. Best of History Web Sites - Created by EdTechTeacher
  21. Selected Internet Resources - History - Research Guides - University of New Mexico
  22. Internet Modern History Sourcebook - Courtesy of Fordham Univ.
  23. MiddleWeb History and Social Studies Resources
  24. Flags of the World - Via flagspot.net
  25. Purdue OWL: Essay Writing
  26. Medieval History Resources on the Internet
  27. Archiving Early America - Via earlyamerica.com
  28. The Papers of George Washington - Univ. of Virginia
  29. General U.S.A. History
  30. Historical Eras - Courtesy of u-s-history.com
  31. See mayflowerfamilies.com
  32. World statistics - Via GEOHIVE
  33. Constitution Society - Comprehensive collection of constitutional materials, including books, articles, and tools.
  34. The Writings Of Thomas Jefferson - Evaluate his own words
  35. Constitution: Bringing history's documents to life
  36. Other Historical American Documents - Via USConstitution.net
  37. High School Ace - See U.S. History and World History
  38. Americanhistory.com has Federalist Papers, American History texts, etc.
  39. Today in History: Each day recalls archives of the Library of Congress
  40. AP European History - Jim Lloyd
  41. Historesearch - Comprehensive History Resources
  42. High School History via About School.com
  43. US History, World History, etc. from Mr. Walls, Principal
  44. 19th Century American History Digital Library - Historical Documents, Maps, Photos...
  45. Digital Encyclopedia of American History - American History Central
  46. American History - USA.gov
  47. American Memory from the Library of Congress - Browse Collections
  48. Avalon Project - Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy - Ancient to present
  49. A list of resources to help students study History - Via StudyStack flash cards
  50. History & Social Studies - Courtesy of EDSITEment (NEH)
  51. History Guide Index

    SOCIAL STUDIES:

  52. Social studies, Grades 9-12 - Vocabulary List - Vocabulary.com
  53. Glossary for geography, science, and social studies terms - National Geographic Education
  54. Social Studies - By gradebook.org
  55. Other Social Studies Resources
  56. Homework Center: Social Studies - FactMonster.com
  57. Social Studies For Kids
  58. Social Studies: General - i4c
  59. K-5 Social Studies - Free via Discovery Education®
  60. Social Studies - Sites For Teachers
  61. A Sociological Tour Through Cyberspace (Trinity Univ.)
  62. Social Studies Web Sites for Teachers
  63. High School Social Studies - HomeworkSpot.com
  64. Social studies resources - For students and teachers
  65. Resources for Social Studies - Education - Library Guides - Courtesy of Arizona State University
  66. Middle School (Grades 6-8) Social Studies Activities, Lesson Plans, and more - Share My Lesson
  67. SOCIAL STUDIES RESOURCES - Courtesy of Common Core Conversation
  68. Mr. Neal's Virtual Classroom
  69. Social Studies Review Quizzes and Puzzles
  70. Social Studies - Interactive Sites for K - 5 Smartboard Use - Plattsburgh City School District
  71. Interactive Learning Sites for Education
  72. Online Dictionary of the Social Sciences - Athabasca University
  73. A multi-purpose guide for social scientists - Dr. Albert Benschop (University of Amsterdam)
  74. Social Studies Homework Help - See topics at Discovery Education®
  75. Social Studies Games for Kids - Courtesy of areavibes

    WHERE TO FIND MORE INFORMATION:

  76. LibGuides Community Site - Locate libguides A-Z at 4799 libraries worldwide!
  77. See INDEX for EDUCATION (SERIES), REFERENCES, TEACHER LINKS, etc.
  78. FREEWARE SECTION has related FREE software
  79. Search the Internet using various engines and strategies listed in INDEX
    under HOW-TO GUIDES, and WEBTOOLS (for SAFE SEARCHING), etc., e.g.-

    Note to educators:   Most "kidsafe" search engines can still access other search engines which are unfiltered and that restrict users under 18 - unless they are disabled in advance - See details on Webtools Page
    logo Click here to Search Kids.gov - For kids, teens, parents, and teachers


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