Social Studies Web Sites

The web sites listed below have free social studies content including lessons, projects, and games. A few of the resources require a paid subscription for access to all content.

Apples 4 the Teacher

An Annotated History of New York City’s Statue of Liberty

(Thank you to Courtney and her brilliant group of learners for sharing the link to An Annotated History of New Your City’s Statue of Liberty! You rock!)

Best Education Sites

California State University – Northridge

Digital History

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Finding Dulcinea

Greta’s Game Station

Holiday Spot


Interactive Sites for Education


Learning Reviews

Lesson Plan Central


National Geographic

New York City Landmarks

(Thank you to Dakota, a great fact finder, for finding this fantastic resource which includes information about The Statue of Liberty and other important landmarks in New York!)

Smithsonian Education

Social Studies for Kids

Soft Schools


Teacher’s Corner


University of California Museum of Paleontology – Berkeley