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Free lesson plans for social studies for grades K-8. See my review of Core Knowledge Classic Lesson Plans.
free online access to the Federalist Papers and other primary source documents from the founding of the U.S.
annotated historical fiction recommendations arranged by time period, geographical, area, and reading level
useful article summarizing many areas of the medieval lifestyle: food, clothing, art, architecture, medicine, weapons, games, and entertainment
This site makes primary source documents from U.S. history available and also provides extensive detailed lesson plans for teaching specific topics from U.S. history. Lessons cover only selected topics, so this is supplemental material.
WatchKnowLearn catalogs hundreds of free educational videos "Wiki-style" in both broad and sub-categories so it's easy to search. There are many sub-categories for history plus a separate section for Social Studies.
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