World History via Maps

Link: http://www.timemaps.com/
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History of Human Rights VIDEO (from class)

Link: http://www.humanrights.com/what-are-human-rights.html
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Human Rights Education (used in conjunction with our Immigration Unit)

Link: http://www.humanrightseducation.info

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BBC History for Kids!

Link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
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National Geographic Geo Quiz - Test

Link: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/geobee/quiz/today/#/start
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Kidipede - History for Kids

Link: http://www.historyforkids.org/

This website is hosted by Dr. Karen Carr, Assoc. Professor Emerita of History, at Portland State University. It has great kid-friendly content with images and further links for more information. You can explore human history from around the world in seeing artifacts, clothes, food, and shelter from ancient and historical times.

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Ben's Guide to U.S. Government (for Kids!)

Link: http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

Students can explore aspects of U.S. Government through this website. As we discuss and write our Space Colony's preamble and rules/constitution, my students and I will be able to reference this site and recognize the difference and purpose of having a Bill of Rights, preamble, articles and amendments.

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Map Crunch

Link: http://www.mapcrunch.com/

Use the Map Crunch website to explore a new part of the world! Click "Go!" and be taken to a neighborhood, a country, a region that you may have never seen or thought about before.

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This is a photo from Meloy, Norway.


The Tyranny of the Majority

Link: http://butnowyouknow.net/2009/08/28/the-tyranny-of-the-majority-vs-the-unanimity-of-liberty/
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