Links to state home pages and information.
|Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids|
This site provides learning tools for K-12 students, parents, and teachers. These resources will teach how our government works, the use of the primary source materials of GPO Access, and how one can use GPO Access to carry out their civic responsibilities. And, just as GPO Access provides locator services to U.S. Government sites, Ben's Guide provides a similar service to U.S. Government Web sites developed for kids.
CultureGrams links students to country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture. In-depth reports covering 190+ countries and all 50 United States.
Humanities on the Web from the National Endowment for the Humanities in partnership with the National Trust for the Humanities, and the Verizon Foundation.
U.S. government's official web portal for kids.
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) has billions of pieces of paper and millions of photographs that document the working of the Federal Government and U.S. history.
|National Constitution Center - Students|
Need resources for your government or American history class? Want to catch up on current events? The National Constitution Center provides many different ways to engage in the American experience.
|National Geographic Kids|
Games, videos, photos and more fun stuff from National Geographic!
|National History Day|
National History Day makes history come alive for America's youth by engaging them in the discovery of the historic, cultural and social experiences of the past.
|The British Museum|
Learning activities from the British Museum.
|The David Rumsey Historical Map Collection|
Over 15,800 maps online. The collection focuses on rare 18th and 19th century North American and South American maps and other cartographic materials. Historic maps of the World, Europe, Asia, and Africa are also represented.
|The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History|
A nonprofit organization supporting the study and love of American history through a wide range of programs and resources for students, teachers, scholars, and history enthusiasts throughout the nation.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
Official United States House of Representatives website.
Official site of the U.S. Senate
|U.S. State Department for Youth|
Play some games to learn about the U.S. Department of State.
|United Nations Cyber School Bus|
The UN Cyberschoolbus captures the growing potential of the Internet as an educational tool and provides an effective medium with which to disseminate information and resources about international affairs, as well as bring together diverse communities of students and educators from around the world. Within the Cyberschoolbus site there are a number of activities and projects that teach students about global issues in an interactive, engaging and fun way.
|White House 101|
Learn about White House art and architecture, the Presidents and First Ladies, and how you can take a tour.