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Historypin Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Cool history project empowers teens to connect and share.
URL: https://www.historypin.org/en/
(2013)
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Smarthistory Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Multimedia presentation makes art history come to life.
URL: https://smarthistory.org/
(2012)
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Digital Public Library of America Website Poster Image
age 10+
Vast online library is a wealth of searchable info.
URL: https://dp.la/
(2013)
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America's Story from America's Library Website Poster Image
age 8+
Quirky stories bring history to life.
URL: http://www.americaslibrary.gov/
(2013)
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Museum Box Website Poster Image
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age 12+
Curate collections, history with nifty archive tool.
URL: http://museumbox.e2bn.org/
(2013)
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National Geographic Education Website Poster Image
age 8+
Rich resource preps kids to be conscientious citizens.
URL: https://www.nationalgeographic.org/education/
(2013)
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Curious Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Video education site with many classes not always academic.
URL: https://curious.com/
(2015)
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We the Economy Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Short films get kids thinking about the economy.
URL: https://wetheeconomy.com/
(2015)
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SCOTUSblog Website Poster Image
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age 16+
Comprehensive unbiased coverage of the U.S. Supreme Court.
URL: http://www.scotusblog.com/
(2015)
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PolitiFact Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Find out who's telling the truth in politics.
URL: http://www.politifact.com/
(2015)
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Virtual Republic Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Current-event site designed to get kids into activism.
URL: http://ideaofamerica.org/
(2015)
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CuriosityStream Website Poster Image
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age 5+
Educationally valuable videos come with a monthly premium.
URL: http://www.curiositystream.com
(2015)
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Activity Village Website Poster Image
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age 2+
Free learning-activity site only missing contextual info.
URL: http://www.activityvillage.co.uk
(2015)
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The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History Website Poster Image
age 13+
Stellar history resource offers great primary source access.
URL: https://www.gilderlehrman.org/
(2015)
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Kids in the House Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Detailed, age-appropriate intro to the House, its history.
URL: https://kids.clerk.house.gov
(2015)
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Street Law Website Poster Image
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age 15+
Excellent info, activities get kids into SCOTUS case work.
URL: https://www.streetlaw.org/
(2015)
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Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids Website Poster Image
age 5+
Useful education tool, but games won't wow kids.
URL: http://bensguide.gpo.gov
(2007)
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Kidipede: History For Kids Website Poster Image
age 10+
Dig into the fun history, but ignore strange ads.
URL: http://www.historyforkids.org
(2011)
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myHistro Website Poster Image
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age 12+
Multimedia time line site puts kids on the map.
URL: http://www.myhistro.com
(2013)
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Horrible Histories Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Edgy, goofy history site pushes product over past.
URL: http://horrible-histories.co.uk
(2014)
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