Children's Books feature the Adventures of Heroes and Heroines in American History
Hook Kids on History with The Young Patriots Series
Patria Press would like to recommend the following sites as points of interest:
Linda's Links to Literature
The Reading Tub
Education Directory for Students of all ages
Teaching Citizenship's Five Themes (Gr. K-6) Teach children skills in honesty, compassion, respect, responsibility and courage.
EduHound Educational Directory. EduHound.com,a division of T.H.E. Journal, is a highly specialized educational directory with built-in resource links offered free to educators, students and parents. EduHound.com seeks to harness the vast information resources of the Web, while enabling educators to use the Internet as a classroom tool.
edHelper, Educational Resources for Teachers. edHelper.com is dedicated to providing teachers a single shop for educational resources, including lesson plans, webquests, file downloads and education business news. edHelper was created by a team of teachers who have edhelped (!) in its development.
Mrs. Young's Super Charged Educational Voyage - This site is a central location in which to find a ready reference of some of the best education sites on the web. Content is geared towards that information sought after by teachers, parents and students. The focus is grades K-12. Topics range from lesson plans, math, reading, children's safe internet fun, to homework help, parenting skills, to teacher resources.
The Busy Educator's Guide to the World Wide Web--Book, educational game and Software Reviews, recommended websites, plus a free Busy Educator's newsletter.
Why and How I Teach with Historical Fiction by Terry Lindquist, a National Elementary Teacher of the Year recognized by the National Council on Social Studies. To help you build good fiction into your social studies program, you'll find:
for Helping Your Child Enjoy Reading. "Make sure that your
Lessons 4 You--Online Piano and Reading Lessons, Historical Trivia, Find a Tutor or Music Instructor in Your Area, Family Fun Ideas, Children's Art, Historical Articles for Research, Horizon's Above Award, and Tutors/Teachers Showcase Services.
HomeschoolChristian.com—Read a review of the Young Patriots Series—“Make history come alive for your children as it has for mine with the help of books like these. Kudos to Patria Press!”
Whole Spirit Press publishes classic books for public, private and home schools. The company specializes in renewing out-of-print books with an emphasis on quality fairy tales, fantasy, history, legend, and love.
Learning Things - The Education Store
Education Magazine: A wealth of homeschooling information and
HomeschoolingSupply.com - Discount homeschooling curriculum!
The Homeschool Mom. If you are homeschooling, or considering homeschooling, let TheHomeSchoolMom guide you through the web of resources, making the most of your budget and your planning time. You will be led through many sites that provide free educational resources, lesson plans, software, and more.
Teach At Home is your homeschool resource center. More than 1000 links to homeschooling resources, articles, news, events, support groups and homeschool laws by state.
Visit A to Z Home's Cool for your homeschooling resources. Winner of the prestigious "Education site of the Week" from USA Today, this site offers more than 600 pages of useful information for homeschoolers.
Homeschool Resource Guide--Huge guide packed with information for homeschoolers--retailers and vendors, complete curriculum and schools, reviews by subject, and more.
Home School Curriculum Items. Find hundreds of home school curriculum items including Saxon Math, Alpha Omega LIFEPAC Gold, Switched-On Schoolhouse, Horizons Math, Learning At Home, and others. Plus you'll also find science sets, math manipulatives, software, and games.
About Home Schooling. THE starting place for exploring homeschooling. Find everything you need from how to get started to resources for the more experienced. This homeschool community includes chat and forum, online studies, weekly newsletter, used book forum and activities for the kids!
Children's Books Links:
5MinutesforMoms—Book reviews by moms
Reader Views—“Reviews by kids for kids.”
IMA Hero - At the IMA Hero Web Site you will "Have Fun with History." Join the "Hero Clubhouse" to receive a FREE email newsletter filled with history highlights.
TeachingBooks.net - TeachingBooks.net features a gateway to extensive study guides around the Web, audio and video interviews with the authors - all the information necessary to enrich children's adventures in reading.
Taped Editions Audio Books. For the best selection of audio books for children, visit Taped Editions, Inc. Serving the needs of audiobook consumers since 1991, Taped Editions, Inc. offers thousands of titles including popular fiction, biography, history, mystery, romance, children's titles and more!
American History Links:
The Lincoln Institute
History Happens is a Web site which conforms to National History Standards and teaches across the curriculum, integrating art, music, literature, science, and math with American history. The primary source material is stories from American history presented in music video style. Themes include African American history, Women's history, Native American history, Immigration, Civil War, Revolutionary War, World War II. Teacher's guides with activities, discussion, and projects are available.
Social Studies for Kids. Fun, informative, easy-to-understand social studies! Articles, glossaries, fun facts, and LOTS of links illuminate history, geography, economics, government, cultures, holidays, current events, and more. Kids of all ages, their teachers, and their parents will find much to share here.
The History Place-- Timelines of American History from the American Revolution onward, broken down into useful sections by time period.
Resources for Educational Excellence--Links to federal government
websites that are social studies-related.
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