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Content Standards and Objectives: Social Studies
SS-03-01 
SS-03-01-01
SKILLS
The Compass Rose
Compass Rose A model of a compass and the cardinal directions
SS-03-01-02 States
Map-USA Map of US with link to capital cities
WYOMING MAP/QUIZ Students learn to read a map of Wyoming followed by a geography quiz.
 SS-03-01-03 Use Map Grids
MAPS-ROAD MAPS and GRIDS Information about maps, using road maps and grids
SS-03-01-05 Read and Interpret a Road Map
MAPQUEST An interactive atlas that allows you to find virtually any street address
   
 SS-03-01-07 Characteristics of Continents and Oceans
 AFRICA Learn about the continent of AFRICA
A listing of internet resources
 ANTARCTICA Learn about the continent of ANTARCTICA
A listing of internet resources
 ASIA Learn about the continent of ASIA
A listing of internet resources
 AUSTRALIA Learn about the continent of AUSTRALIA
A listing of internet resources
 EUROPE Learn about the continent of EUROPE
A listing of internet resources
 NORTH AMERICA Learn about the continent of NORTH AMERICA
A listing of internet resources
 SOUTH AMERICA Learn about the continent of SOUTH AMERICA
A listing of internet resources
CONTINENTS Label Me, information, crafts, printouts, and quizzes. From Enchanted Learning
CONTINENT QUIZ Student will use Little Explorers to answer the questions in the print-out
CREATURE WORLD Creatures of the Continents from PBS
GRAPHIC MAPSSearch "The List" for color maps of continents, lakes and rivers, mountains, and more!
LET'S TRAVEL THE CONTINENTS
Let's travel the continents and learn about their countries, animals and some very interesting facts.

See CCSD's Standards-based lesson using this website!
UNDER THE SEA Information about the ocean and the animals who live there. Created by 2nd graders 
WONDERFUL WORLD
What A Wonderful World! Oh yes it is and just to prove it Year 5 have been busy
travelling the globe finding out about many of the most famous landmarks
WORLD CONTINENT WEB GAME
Learn the world's continents and oceans with these five games.
Zoom School Earth's OCEANS Learn about the Earth's OCEANS. Basic information
 SS-03-02-04 Communities - Past to Present
CAMPBELL COUNTY KIDS PAGE
There are many things that make our county a great place to live! Come and join the fun of learning about Campbell Counties' past, present and future!
See CCSD's Standards-based lesson using this website!

GENERAL SOCIAL STUDIES RESOURCES

  • BEN'S GUIDE TO U.S. GOVERNMENT for KIDS
    Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government explains how the government works and how to use the primary resources of the Government Printing Office

  • CURRENT EVENTS IN THE SOCIAL STUDIES CLASSROOM
    Every month, the Social Studies Center at Education Place highlights an issue currently in the news.

  • Flags and Maps of the World
    Flags and Maps of the World is a great place for students to see the flags of countries on all continents and get a map and location of those countries too.

  • STATES OF THE U.S.
    From Enchanted Learning Each page has information about one state -- geography (with a map), state flag and motto, state symbols, state nickname, Presidential birthplaces, and more.

  • MAMA LISA'S WORLD
    Children's songs and rhymes of all nations

  • MEXICO PARA NINOS
    Cultural information on Mexican mythology, foods, games and music. Explore the states of Mexico, the government and history. Plants, wildlife, and the peoples of Mexico.

  • PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES (IPL POTUS)
    This comprehensive site on the American presidency includes biographies, speeches and writings, election results, and more.

  • QUIA-GEOGRAPHY
    Top 20 activities from Quia! **Slow to download games, but once downloaded play is quick

  • SEARCH THE STATES
    Test your knowledge of the United States! Requires Java

  • WELCOME TO THE WHITE HOUSE FOR KIDS
    A tour of the White House for kids

 

 

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GENERAL SOCIAL STUDIES RESOURCES

BEN'S GUIDE TO U.S. GOVERNMENT for KIDS
Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government explains how the government works and how to use the primary resources of the Government Printing Office

CURRENT EVENTS IN THE SOCIAL STUDIES CLASSROOM
Every month, the Social Studies Center at Education Place highlights an issue currently in the news.

Flags and Maps of the World
Flags and Maps of the World is a great place for students to see the flags of countries on all continents and get a map and location of those countries too.

STATES OF THE U.S.
From Enchanted Learning Each page has information about one state -- geography (with a map), state flag and motto, state symbols, state nickname, Presidential birthplaces, and more.

MAMA LISA'S WORLD
Children's songs and rhymes of all nations

MEXICO PARA NINOS
Cultural information on Mexican mythology, foods, games and music. Explore the states of Mexico, the government and history. Plants, wildlife, and the peoples of Mexico.

PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES (IPL POTUS)
This comprehensive site on the American presidency includes biographies, speeches and writings, election results, and more.

QUIA-GEOGRAPHY
Top 20 activities from Quia! **Slow to download games, but once downloaded play is quick

SEARCH e of the United States! Requires Java

WELCOME TO THE WHITE HOUSE FOR KIDS
A tour of the White House for kids