Sources for US History:

American Experience | Official Site | PBS
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/
Films | American Experience | Official Site | PBS
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/





Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
John Tyler
https://youtu.be/qgomfO_unH8

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
James K. Polk
https://youtu.be/IhV-t-EoBGs

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Abraham Lincoln
https://youtu.be/eEvnH9M-xOM

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Andrew Johnson
https://youtu.be/H11SE9M2oMY

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Ulysses S. Grant
https://youtu.be/TX9vO7U_tC4

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Rutherford B. Hayes
https://youtu.be/FzE3oOh1y-s

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
William McKinley
https://youtu.be/FOK05f0afto

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Theodore Roosevelt
https://youtu.be/3y-8aHZr0Nk

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
William Howard Taft
https://youtu.be/Ikwkgtdnpzw

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Woodrow Wilson
https://youtu.be/-ECp83V4XF0

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Harry S. Truman
https://youtu.be/NN7B-2lXofo

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Dwight D. Eisenhower
https://youtu.be/qalDabnOptk

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
John F. Kennedy
https://youtu.be/6bE0e4Qf_GA

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Lyndon B. Johnson
https://youtu.be/czXtHe6i5ww

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Richard M. Nixon
https://youtu.be/jOdg3fo_Yo8

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Gerald Ford
https://youtu.be/FeclXZWD5xo

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Jimmy Carter
https://youtu.be/TmSO9pMWQjA

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Ronald Reagan
https://youtu.be/KzmrxK3BOSA

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
George H.W. Bush
https://youtu.be/XBi-rFFkotQ

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Bill Clinton
https://youtu.be/6ZaEOeoHJw8

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
George W. Bush
https://youtu.be/lEzWhB6BPcY

Video: 60-Second Presidents (PBS)
Barack Obama
https://youtu.be/tZO37dPaSQw






Video: Sound Smart
Manifest Destiny
https://youtu.be/AHemd90ZdsU

Video: Sound Smart
Compromise of 1850
https://youtu.be/j_Bra5yBh6M

Video: Sound Smart
Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
https://youtu.be/JkHK8qDrTTM

Video: Sound Smart
Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854
https://youtu.be/QYP854GAPAU

Video: Sound Smart
Bleeding Kansas
https://youtu.be/TqZJc7B8xsc

Video: Sound Smart
Lincoln-Douglass Debates
https://youtu.be/LljCzkPasuk

Video: Sound Smart
Dred Scott
https://youtu.be/J0OW18pIo8c

Video: Sound Smart
Fort Sumter and the Civil War
https://youtu.be/c3IwgtrMKKM

Video: Sound Smart
Women in the Civil War
https://youtu.be/BYCF8ALSYZw

Video: Sound Smart
Haymarket Square Riot
https://youtu.be/ZT_ZWCB_1cM

Video: Sound Smart
Boxer Rebellion
https://youtu.be/AcwbMmUWHGw







Video: Sound Smart
The 1960s
https://youtu.be/DQGRjoupVgg



Video: Sound Smart
Voting Rights Act of 1965
https://youtu.be/-nrpLVgO7l4

Video: Sound Smart
Freedom Rides
https://youtu.be/dJqA6PQRh3U

Video: Sound Smart
Black Panthers
https://youtu.be/B8SRcIbLQBg











CNN COLD WAR

CNN Cold War
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cold_War_(TV_series)

1. Comrades
https://youtu.be/22KIQ1QNnhE

2. Iron Curtain
https://youtu.be/yzcZBFlmLoA

3. Marshall Plan
https://youtu.be/g0I6UVPkGWM

4. Berlin
https://youtu.be/G-qu7Qs8410

5. Korea
https://youtu.be/eYeWURHhr04

6. Reds
https://youtu.be/n0U-b1TNf1Q

7. After Stalin
https://youtu.be/7K-hcgPom7Q

8. Sputnik
https://youtu.be/3uGT0mZOhR0

9. The Wall
https://youtu.be/VVX-iOKty9k

10. Cuba
https://youtu.be/yOxeZt217uw

11. Vietnam
https://youtu.be/6s0Z2mwTrXY

12. Mutually Assured Destruction (MAD)
https://youtu.be/MV8MdlxtqaU

13. Make love not war
https://youtu.be/pFSfq6AMhWM

14. Red Spring
https://youtu.be/JQJAUfATBd0

15. China
https://youtu.be/gSPIonMrLq0

16. D├ętente
https://youtu.be/2bwcobw2KJ0

17. Good guys, bad guys
https://youtu.be/K_rOnuvWYIw

18. Backyard
https://youtu.be/6dtPZbNVajU

19. Freeze
https://youtu.be/EVVFAHiYfuo

20. Soldiers of God
https://youtu.be/5bdE1D_fbV0

21. Spies
https://youtu.be/RT2hAvfegvA

22. Star Wars
https://youtu.be/BgSEwz28YR4

23. The wall comes down
https://youtu.be/kAHhS43P2hE

24. Conclusions
https://youtu.be/xidgcMW-LpA



Fashion History
Costume Trends and Eras, Trends Victorians - Haute Couture
http://www.fashion-era.com/index.htm





Time Machine
iMarie





FILM HISTORY

Film History by decade
[break out into separate links for each decade]
http://www.filmsite.org/filmh.html

Film History
http://www.filmsite.org/filmh.html

Site map
http://www.filmsite.org/sitemap.html

Film posters
http://www.filmsite.org/posters.html

Work through this in detail

Greatest war movies
http://www.filmsite.org/greatwarfilms.html

Documentary films
http://www.filmsite.org/docfilms.html

Biopics/historical
http://www.filmsite.org/biopics.html

Tips on film viewing
http://www.filmsite.org/filmview.html

Film history by decade: Pre-1920s (5 parts)
http://www.filmsite.org/pre20sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1902.html

Film history by decade: 1920s
http://www.filmsite.org/1920.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1920.html

Film history by decade: 1930s
http://www.filmsite.org/30sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1930.html

Film history by decade: 1940s
http://www.filmsite.org/40sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1940.html

Film history by decade: 1950s
http://www.filmsite.org/50sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1950.html

Film history by decade: 1960s
http://www.filmsite.org/60sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1960.html

Film history by decade: 1970s
http://www.filmsite.org/70sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1970.html

Film history by decade: 1980s
http://www.filmsite.org/80sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1980.html

Film history by decade: 1990s
http://www.filmsite.org/90sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/1990.html

Film history by decade: 2000s
http://www.filmsite.org/2000sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/2000.html

Film history by decade: 2010s
http://www.filmsite.org/2010sintro.html
Greatest films by year
http://www.filmsite.org/2010.html





PEOPLE'S HISTORY/OTHER

People's History: What happened in
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/index.html

People's History: What happened in
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1800s.html

People's History: What happened in the 1920s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1920s.html
People's History: What happened in 1922
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1922.html
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1922accessories.html

People's History: What happened in 1930s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1930s.html

America in the 1930s
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/front.html

Formation of Modern American Culture
https://webspace.yale.edu/amst191/1940.htm

People's History: What happened in the 1940s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1940s.html

Formation of Modern American Culture
https://webspace.yale.edu/amst191/1950.htm

People's History: What happened in the 1950s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1950s.html

The American 1950s
http://www.writing.upenn.edu/~afilreis/50s/home.html

Fifties web
http://fiftiesweb.com

Fabulous Fifties
http://heavens-gates.com/50s/fabulous50ssongs/

People's History: What happened in the1960s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1960s.html

Formation of Modern American Culture
https://webspace.yale.edu/amst191/1960.htm

Sixties Project: Resources
http://www2.iath.virginia.edu/sixties/HTML_docs/resources.html

Flashback: by decade and by year within decade
http://www.1960sflashback.com/

People's History: What happened in 1970s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1970s.html

Formation of Modern American Culture
https://webspace.yale.edu/amst191/1970.htm

Flashback: by decade and by year within decade
http://www.1970sflashback.com/1970/Economy.asp

1970s TV shows / Television in the 1970's
http://www.tvparty.com/70hit.html

People's History: What happened in 1980s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1980s.html

Formation of Modern American Culture 1980s
https://webspace.yale.edu/amst191/1980.htm#1980

Flashback: by decade and by year within decade
http://www.1980sflashback.com/1980/Economy.asp

People's History: What happened in 1990s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1990s.html

Formation of Modern American Culture 1990s
https://webspace.yale.edu/amst191/1990.htm#1990

Flashback: by decade and by year within decade
http://www.1990sflashback.com/1990/Economy.asp

People's History: What happened in 2000s
http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/millennium.html

BBC News - A portrait of the decade 2000-2009
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/8409040.stm








PRESIDENTS

Presidential libraries
https://www.archives.gov/presidential-libraries/visit/websites.html

The Presidents (American Experience)
Work through what is available on both sides of the screen
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/collections/presidents/

Miller Center
http://millercenter.org/president

Presidential elections: campaign commercials
Select specific commercials in advance
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org

Presidential Timelines
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/home

William McKinley
http://millercenter.org/president/mckinley

Theodore Roosevelt
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/primary-resources/tr-monroe/
http://millercenter.org/president/roosevelt

William Howard Taft
http://millercenter.org/president/taft

Woodrow Wilson
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/wilson/
http://millercenter.org/president/wilson

Warren G. Harding
http://millercenter.org/president/harding

Calvin Coolidge
http://millercenter.org/president/coolidge

Herbert Hoover
http://hoover.archives.gov/
http://millercenter.org/president/hoover
Hoover Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/31

FDR
http://www.fdrlibrary.marist.edu/
http://millercenter.org/president/fdroosevelt
FDR
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/fdr/
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/fdr/player/
FDR Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/32

Truman
http://www.trumanlibrary.org/
http://millercenter.org/president/truman
Truman
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/truman/player/
Truman Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/33

Eisenhower
http://www.eisenhower.archives.gov/
http://millercenter.org/president/eisenhower
Ike
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/poll-results/eisenhower-poll-results/
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
Eisenhower Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/34

JFK
http://www.jfklibrary.org/
http://millercenter.org/president/kennedy
JFK
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/jfk/player/
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
JFK Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/35

LBJ
http://www.lbjlibrary.org/
http://millercenter.org/president/lbjohnson
LBJ
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/lbj/player/
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
LBJ Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/36

Nixon
http://www.lbjlibrary.org/
http://millercenter.org/president/nixon
Nixon
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/nixon/player/
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
Nixon Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/37

Ford
http://www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov/
http://millercenter.org/president/ford
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
Ford Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/38

Carter
http://www.jimmycarterlibrary.gov/
http://millercenter.org/president/carter
Carter
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/carter/player/
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
Carter Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/39

Reagan
http://www.reaganlibrary.gov/
http://millercenter.org/president/reagan
Reagan
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/reagan/player/
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
Reagan Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/40

Bush #41
http://bushlibrary.tamu.edu/
http://millercenter.org/president/bush
George H.W. Bush
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/bush/player/
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
Bush #41 Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/41

Clinton
http://www.clintonlibrary.gov/
http://millercenter.org/president/clinton
Clinton
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/clinton/player/
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
Clinton Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/42

Bush #43
http://www.georgewbushlibrary.smu.edu/
http://millercenter.org/president/gwbush
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org
Bush #43 Timeline
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/timeline/43

Obama
http://millercenter.org/president/obama
Presidential elections: campaign commercials
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org



Peter Jennings
The Century: America's Time

Peter Jennings
The Century: America's Time
http://teachers.henrico.k12.va.us/tucker/strusky_m/Resources/TheCentury/front.html

The Beginning: Seeds of Change 1
https://youtu.be/dssfiPirT2U
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century1.pdf

1914-1919: Shell Shock 2
https://youtu.be/1GBWDQ5cF_U
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century2.pdf

1920-1929: Boom To Bust 3
https://youtu.be/RN7ftyZigYs
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century3.pdf

1929-1936: Stormy Weather 4
https://youtu.be/zSfzFWU5LbY
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century4.pdf

1936-1941: Over The Edge 5
https://youtu.be/EWg2xghlbnc
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century5.pdf

1941-1945: Civilians At War 6
https://youtu.be/BMWYblZ8gwQ
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century6.pdf

1941-1945: Homefront 7
https://youtu.be/ZPP0ae2zrXY
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century7.pdf

1946-1952: Best Years 8
https://youtu.be/4VdXTw4q6y8
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century8.pdf

1953-1960: Happy Daze 9
https://youtu.be/I6dsc5p5-3A
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century9.pdf

1960-1964: Poisoned Dreams 10
https://youtu.be/93iBar-VrqA
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century10.pdf

1965-1970: Unpinned 11
https://youtu.be/jET2qR8Y-Ng
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century11.pdf

1971-1975: Approaching the Apocalypse 12
https://youtu.be/4cLvv5FH0FA
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century12.pdf

1976-1980: Starting Over 13
https://youtu.be/vus0FTWWcXE
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century13.pdf

1981-1989: A New World 14
https://youtu.be/RNwrhgFrqSU
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century14.pdf

The 90s And Beyond: Then And Now 15
https://youtu.be/vtSNgdkwXkU
Study Guide
http://www.history.com/images/media/pdf/Century15.pdf



#1 Policy of Containment
http://youtu.be/W9VOdsUOUa8

#2 Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan
http://youtu.be/Xyoviiavusk

Truman Doctrine (Keith Hughes)
http://youtu.be/3AVhDK1mqh4

#3 Berlin Airlift and Formation of NATO
http://youtu.be/cH-GVf9floo

#4 Start of Korean War
https://youtu.be/uFPwJUqtz7o

#5 MacArthur Dismissed and Korean Armistice
http://youtu.be/rDhy7i7JIl4

#6 Red Scare and HUAC
https://youtu.be/enHS3oicqKA

How to spot a Communist
http://youtu.be/lTgt0tGS8YY

#7 Alger Hiss Case and the Rosenbergs
http://youtu.be/wNQvdpa0sc4

#8 McCarthyism
http://youtu.be/HaRtRhyorsw

#9 Eisenhower's New Look Strategy
http://youtu.be/1Z5o7YzH7kE

#10 U-2 Incident
http://youtu.be/BsQsXCzkDoc


Toolbox Library primary sources (National Humanities Center)
http://americainclass.org/primary-sources/

Freedom's Story: African American History (National Humanities Center)
http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/tserve/freedom/freedom.htm

Divining America: Religion in American History (National Humanities Center)
http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/tserve/divam.htm

History Now magazine [past issues] (Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History)
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-now/past-issues

Library of Congress home page
http://www.loc.gov/

Library of Congress teacher resources home page
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/

Blog: Teaching with the Library of Congress
http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/

American Memory Timeline (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/timeline/index.html

Teaching with Primary Documents (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/tps/

Primary Sources and Tools and Techniques to Use Them (Library of Congress)
http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/2013/08/what-the-library-of-congress-has-for-teachers-primary-sources-and-tools-and-techniques-to-use-them/

Bibliographies, Research Guides, and Finding Aids (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/bibhome.html

Virtual Reference Shelf (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/virtualref.html#General%20History

America's Story from America's Library (Library of Congress)
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/

Physical Education Primary Sources (Library of Congress)
http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/2013/04/physical-education-in-library-of-congress-primary-sources/

Learning How to Teach History in a Digital Age
http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/learning-how-to-teach-history-in-a-digital-age/51875


American Treasures (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/
Top Treasures
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/tr00.html
Memory (Galleries A, B, and C)
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/tr11.html
Reason (Galleries A, B, and C)
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/tr22.html
Imagination (Galleries A and B)
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/tr33.html


Teachers' Themed Resources (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/themes/

Teacher Resources: Collection Connections (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/connections/

Teachers' Presentations and Activities (Library of Congress)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/



Chronicling America topics (Library of Congress)
Historical newspapers
http://www.loc.gov/rr/news/topics/topicsAlpha.html
Teaching with Informational Text: Historic Newspapers from the Library of Congress
http://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/2013/03/teaching-with-informational-text-historic-newspapers-from-the-library-of-congress/

Our Documents: Tools for Educators
http://www.ourdocuments.gov/content.php?flash=true&page=tools

Our Documents: 100 Milestone Documents
http://www.ourdocuments.gov/content.php?flash=true&page=milestone

Teachers' Resources (National Archives)
http://www.archives.gov/education/

Today's Document (National Archives)
http://www.archives.gov/historical-docs/todays-doc/

Online Exhibits (National Archives)
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/exhibits-list.html

Prologue magazine (National Archives) index of past issues
http://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/index/

Teaching with Documents: Lesson Plans (National Archives)
http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/

Treasures of Congress (National Archives)
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/treasures_of_congress/site.html



101 Great Sites for Social Studies Class
http://www.findingdulcinea.com/news/education/2010/march/101-Great-Sites-for-Social-Studies.html

American Experience (PBS)
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/teachers/index.html

American Presidents (Miller Center, University of Virginia)
http://millercenter.org/president

Presidential Timeline (starts with Herbert Hoover)
http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/#/home

Maps: outline and thematic (Arizona State University)
http://alliance.la.asu.edu/maps/maps.htm

Maps from a great textbook [work through each chapter]
http://www.owasso.k12.ok.us/webpages/gyankey/regadvhandouts.cfm?subpage=295027


LIFE photo archive (hosted by Google)
http://images.google.com/hosted/life

LIFE magazine archives
http://books.google.com/books?id=NkEEAAAAMBAJ&source=gbs_all_issues_r&cad=1

TIME magazine archives
http://content.time.com/time/archive/

Time Capsule
http://dmarie.com/timecap/

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/

EDSITEment | The Best of the Humanities on the Web
http://edsitement.neh.gov/
Lesson Plans
http://edsitement.neh.gov/lesson-plans
Web Resources
http://edsitement.neh.gov/student-resources

NEH EDSITEment Lesson Plans (Teaching American History)
http://teachingamericanhistory.org/lesson-plans/neh/

Teaching American History
http://teachingamericanhistory.org/
Documents
http://teachingamericanhistory.org/library/

Teaching History.org (National History Education Clearinghouse)
http://teachinghistory.org/

Digital History (University of Houston)
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/

Best of History websites
http://www.besthistorysites.net/

New York Times Learning Network
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/

Turns of the Centuries exhibits (1680-1720, 1780-1820, 1880-1920)
http://memorialhall.mass.edu/turns/index.jsp

National Security Archive (George Washington University)
http://www2.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/

Country Studies (Library of Congress)
http://memory.loc.gov/frd/cs/cshome.html

Cold War International History Project (Wilson Center)
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/program/cold-war-international-history-project

Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training
http://adst.org/





Teaching Strategies: Fishbowl
http://www.learner.org/workshops/tml/workshop3/teaching2.html

The Simplicity of "Think-Pair-Share"
http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/the-simplicity-of-think-pair-share/36094

6 Questions About the News - The Learning Network Blog - NYTimes.com
[use this as a class starter each day in the semester]
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/category/6-qs-about-the-news/



History Now (Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History) [past issues]
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-now/past-issues

Immigration
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-now/2005-03/immigration

Religion in the Colonial World
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-now/2011-09/religion-colonial-world

Three Worlds Meet
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-now/2010-09/three-worlds-meet

The Age of Exploration
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-now/2007-06/age-exploration



Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media
http://chnm.gmu.edu/teaching-and-learning/

American Journeys: Eyewitness Accounts of Early American Exploration and Settlement
http://www.americanjourneys.org/

Sources for primary documents:
Teaching American History (Ashbrook Center at Ashland University)
http://teachingamericanhistory.org/

History Matters: The U.S. History survey course on the web
http://historymatters.gmu.edu/

Avalon Project
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/

Historic St. Mary's City
http://www.stmaryscity.org/

Religion and the Founding of the American Republic (LOC)
America as a Religious Refuge (LOC): The Seventeenth Century (part 1)
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/religion/rel01.html
America as a Religious Refuge (LOC): The Seventeenth Century (part 2)
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/religion/rel01-2.html
Religion in Eighteenth Century America (LOC): First Great Awakening
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/religion/rel02.html

The Joseph Bellamy House: The Great Awakening in Puritan New England
http://www.nps.gov/nr/twhp/wwwlps/lessons/85bellamy/85bellamy.htm

Religion in 18th Century America (EDSITEment) [3 lessons]
http://edsitement.neh.gov/curriculum-unit/religion-18th-century-america
Lesson 1: The First Great Awakening
http://edsitement.neh.gov/lesson-plan/first-great-awakening

Raid on Deerfield: the Many Stories of 1704
http://1704.deerfield.history.museum/

The Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692
http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/salem/salem.htm

The Story of Virginia (Virginia Historical Society)
http://www.vahistorical.org/what-you-can-see/story-virginia?legacy=true

Colonial Settlement, 1600s-1763 (American Memory timeline, LOC)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/timeline/colonial/index.html

God in America (PBS)
http://www.pbs.org/godinamerica/
The New Adam study guide [check out the bibliography]
http://www.pbs.org/godinamerica/study-guide/one.html

Divining America: Religion in American History (National Humanities Center)
http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/tserve/divam.htm

American Beginnings: 1492-1690 (National Humanities Center)
http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/amerbegin/index.htm

Becoming American: The British Atlantic Colonies, 1690-1763 (National Humanities Center)
http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/becomingamer/index.htm

The Making of African American Identity: Vol. I, 1500-1865 (National Humanities Center)
http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/maai/index.htm

Freedom's Story (National Humanities Center)
http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/tserve/freedom/freedom.htm



Best of History websites: Colonial America
http://www.besthistorysites.net/index.php/american-history/colonial

Common-Place
http://www.common-place.org/

Allan Kulikoff. "Early American History: It's Free and on the Web" Common-Place 8, no. 1, October 2007.
http://www.common-place.org/vol-08/no-01/kulikoff/



Online US History textbook for our use
Put in the outline for the entire book and the links to each section
Use for Colonial America and HIST 151/152
US History.org
http://www.ushistory.org/us/



IMMIGRATION

Immigration: Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/immigration/index.html

Immigration: Global Timeline (LOC)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/immigration/timeline.html

Immigration overview (LOC)
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/themes/immigration/

From Germany to Mexico: How America's Source of Immigrants has Changed over a Century
http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/05/27/a-shift-from-germany-to-mexico-for-americas-immigrants/