American History

Ancient Egypt

Middle East

Ancient Mesopotamia
- designed for a 6th grade curriculum on ancient civilizations

Auschwitz: Through the Lens of the SS
— recently unearthed photo album dated 1944 sheds insight on the everyday lives of the officers stationed at Auschwitz.


Darwin 200

Encyclopedia Titanica
— build by historians and enthusiasts, this site tells the story of the ship and its passengers, featuring biographies, related documents, and photographs.

Guide to History Resources on the Web
— searchable index of 5000 world and U.S. history sites.

H.I.P. Pocket Change
- information on government, coins, and the U.S. mint for elementary school students

LIFE Photos
- entire LIFE magazine photo collection free online.

The Living Room Candidate

The New York Times Learning

Panwapa: Where Kids Shape the World
- learn languages, geography, and culture for early childhood.

Ripples of Genocide: Journey through Eastern Congo
— photos and journals by Angelina Jolie and John Prendergast. Also includes overview of the situation and links to news, stats, and web resources.

WWI: Experiences of an English Soldier
— blog of letters sent home by a 29 year old soldier from WWII.

YLI: Youth Leadership Initiative

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