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    **SPOTLIGHT SPECIAL:

  1. Bob Bowman's Study Skills Section - Use first for success
  2. Free portable tinySpell™ - Interactive spelling checker
  3. Balabolka - Text-to-Speech (TTS) reader - reads text even in browser
  4. Online Talking Dictionarist - Has online keyboard option
  5. Free Online Translation - Also has Virtual Keyboard
  6. See Online Talking Calculator & other free calculators on Math Page
  7. Alternatives for QuotePad - For note-taking and to do lists
  8. Use Bob Bowman's Reference Page - Dictionaries replace Voycabulary
  9. See OPEN (FREE) EDUCATION Opportunities - Plus find more free resources
  10. HISTORY:

  11. A Student's Guide to the Study of History - Via historyguide.org
  12. Glossary of American History - By Digital History
  13. Ancient / Classical History - Courtesy of WorldHistory.Biz
  14. Western Civilization TOC - Open Educational Resources (OER)
  15. *Bridging World History: Audio Glossary - Audio disabled
  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. World History Index and History Central Catalogue - World Wide Virtual Library
  22. Internet Modern History Sourcebook - Courtesy of Fordham Univ.
  23. MiddleWeb History and Social Studies Resources
  24. European History - Internet Public Library
  25. Flags of the World - Via flagspot.net
  26. *Purdue OWL: Essay Writing
  27. Medieval History Resources on the Internet
  28. Archiving Early America - Via earlyamerica.com
  29. The Papers of George Washington - Univ. of Virginia
  30. General U.S.A. History
  31. Historical Eras - Courtesy of u-s-history.com
  32. *See mayflowerfamilies.com
  33. World statistics - Via GEOHIVE
  34. Constitution Society - Comprehensive collection of constitutional materials, including books, articles, and tools.
  35. The Writings Of Thomas Jefferson - Evaluate his own words
  36. Constitution: Bringing history's documents to life
  37. Other Historical American Documents - Via USConstitution.net
  38. High School Ace - See U.S. History and World History
  39. Americanhistory.com has Federalist Papers, American History texts, etc.
  40. Today in History: Each day recalls archives of the Library of Congress
  41. AP History Links Baeszler History
  42. *Historesearch - Comprehensive History Resources
  43. High School History via About School.com
  44. US History, World History, etc. from Mr. Walls, Principal
  45. 19th Century American History Digital Library - Documents, Maps, Photos...
  46. Digital Encyclopedia of American History - American History Central
  47. American History - USA.gov
  48. American Memory from the Library of Congress - Browse Collections
  49. Avalon Project - Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy - Ancient to present
  50. A list of resources to help students study History - Via StudyStack flash cards
  51. Top History and Social Studies Resources - Courtesy of EDSITEment (NEH)
  52. Chronicling America & Picturing America - American newspapers - 1690 on. - NEH
  53. History Guide Index

    SOCIAL STUDIES:

  54. Historical Documents - Vocabulary List - Vocabulary.com
  55. *Glossary for geography, science, and social studies terms - National Geographic
  56. Social Studies - By gradebook.org
  57. Other Social Studies Resources
  58. Homework Center: Social Studies - FactMonster.com
  59. Social Studies For Kids
  60. Social Studies and History Resources - i4c
  61. K-5 Social Studies - Free via Discovery Education®
  62. *Social Studies - Sites For Teachers
  63. *A Sociological Tour Through Cyberspace (Trinity Univ.)
  64. Social Studies Web Sites for Teachers
  65. High School Social Studies - HomeworkSpot.com
  66. 10 Excellent Free Social Studies Resources for Teachers and Students - Educational Technology and Mobile Learning
  67. Resources for Social Studies - Education - Library Guides - Courtesy of Arizona State University
  68. Middle School (Grades 6-8) Social Studies Activities, Lesson Plans, and more - Share My Lesson
  69. *SOCIAL STUDIES RESOURCES - Courtesy of Common Core Conversation
  70. *Mr. Neal's Virtual Classroom: Social Studies
  71. Resources for Teaching Social Studies Classroom Aid
  72. Interactive Learning Sites for Education
  73. Online Dictionary of the Social Sciences - Athabasca University
  74. A multi-purpose guide for social scientists - Dr. Albert Benschop (University of Amsterdam)
  75. *Social Studies Homework Help - See topics at Discovery Education®
  76. Sociology Topics - Internet Public Library
  77. Social Studies Games for Kids - Courtesy of areavibes

    WHERE TO FIND MORE INFORMATION:

  78. Internet History Sourcebooks Project - See Free Lesson at bottom
  79. LibGuides Community Site - Locate libguides A-Z at 4799 libraries
  80. http://www.archive.org/ - Archive.org - Preview for content! See historical collections in many media formats - Also find many discontinued internet links archived here!
  81. See INDEX for EDUCATION (SERIES), REFERENCES & more
  82. FREEWARE SECTION has related FREE software
  83. 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 Kids.gov: The U.S. Government's Official (Retired) Web Portal for Kids: Many more resources for kids, teens, parents, and teachers - Courtesy of Archive.org
    USA.gov - The U.S. government's new web portal: Education Page


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