Paws in Jobland

Looking for information? Check out these websites!
FACT MONSTER- just type in your explorers name!

EUROPEAN EXPLORERS
Interactive Map-- MINI WEB PROJECT
European Explorers- Individual Biographies, Timelines, and Facts
Spanish Explorers
Explorers of North and Central America
KID INFO- Explorer Biographies (with videos!)
The Vikings- PBS
Timelines of explorers -- scroll down to the section titled Biography Timelines and look for your explorer
Timeline of European Exploration -- find your explorer
Major European Explorers
European Explorers -- click on your explorer to find out more!
World Explorers (for kids)
Famous Explorer Facts
Individual Explorers
Giovanni da Verranzano
Sebastian Cabot
Pedro Alvarez Cabrera (or Cabral) (and other explorers...see if yours is on this site)
Marco Polo
Tools Used by Early Explorers
Items Used by 15th Century Explorers
Navigational Instruments
Explorers at Sea: Navigational Tools
Tools used by Explorers (PPT)
VIDEO -- The Great America Melting Pot (School House Rock)

REVOLUTION
Videos
The Shot Heard 'Round the World -- Paul Revere
The French and Indian War- The seven year war
The Boston Tea Party- History Channel
Websites
Weapons of the American Revolution- Revolutionary war weapons
The American Revolution- The American Revolution-
The American Revolution: Battles, Facts and pictures
Paul Revere and Early America
The Revolutionary War for Kids: social studies for kids
The American Revolution- Kid Info
The French and Indian War- Social Studies for Kids
The Battle of Bunker Hill- American Revolution for Kids
The Boston Tea Party- American Revolution for Kids
George Washington- George
King George- King George


COLONIAL RESEARCH AT-HOME PROJECT DIRECTION VIDEO-- Direction Video
COLONIAL SITES
New England Colonies
Thirteen Colonies
Social Studies for Kids
Compare then and now
Earthlink-Colonies
Colonial Kids
Kids Click- Colonies
Wikipedia-Life during Colonial America
FACT MONSTER- just type in your COLONY!
Clickable Map - Click on your colony to find out more information
13 Original Colonies - Information on each colony
13 Colonies CHART - Click on your colony for more info

Worldbook
Nettrekker
Social Studies Textbook!
SCHOOL HOUSE ROCK VIDEOS
No More Kings
Elbow Room (School House Rock)

GOVERNMENT
Ben's Guide to the 3 Branches of Government- Learn about the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of government!
US Goverment Games -- Learn about the branches of Government, the Constitution, and more!
US Presidents -- learn about the presidents of the United States!
Government Jeopardy Game
Government Quiz
The Constitution for Kids

Branches of Government game!!

School House Rock- YouTube Videos
Branches of Government
How a "BILL" Becomes a "LAW"
The Preamble
Electoral College
Congress-- Checks and Balances
Federal Powers vs. State Powers
Women's Right to Vote
Fire Works -- Independence Day!

The Birth of the Constitution -- This is America, Charlie Brown
Bill of Rights RAP



GEOGRAPHY
Learn your 50 States --Play the "States" Game
States, Capitals, Landscapes -- Learn them with interactive games!
Interactive Mapping activities!!!