Exploring Our Past
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Resources for History

The Learning Page- American Memory Collection http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/ndlpedu
A framework and rational for use of primary sources and support for educators.
Digital Classroom- National Archives http://www.nara.gov
Reproducible primary documents, lesson plans, and cross-curricular connections.
Social Studies Resource List for Teachers http://www.ncsu.edu/midlink/cms.html
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American Revolution/International Perspectives soc.history.war.us-revolution
Aspects of the US Civil War (moderated) soc.history.war.us-civil-war
The Vietnam War (moderated) soc.history.war.vietnam
History and Events of World War II (moderated) soc.history.war.world-war-ii
Social Studies and History Curriculum (K-12) k12.ed.soc-studies
Veterans Usenet Group- students can send a letter or post a question to this newsgroup.
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Resources for Teaching the Technology

Teacher Resource Room http://www.ncsu.edu/midlink/tch.wk.rm.htm
Includes a variety of links providing further information. Of special interest is:
Copyright Guidelines: How to cite your sources (includes form letters) http://www2.ncsu.edu/ncsu/cep/ligon/citing.html
World Wide Web Page Evaluation Form http://www2.ncsu.edu/unity/lockers/project/midlinknc/tutorial/WWW.eval.html
Search Engines http://www.ncsu.edu/midlink/teled98.htm#Begin the Search
Go to the Search Menu section to find tips on Where to begin, search engines in general, search tips, and so on.
Tutorial on Finding Information on the Internet
This is an excellent tutorial ranging from basics to advanced information for independent learners and for teaching teachers as well as students. Also included are PowerPoint presentations on topics that may be downloaded and used in the classroom. A portion of the Table of Contents from this site includes:
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Created for the Fermilab LInC program sponsored by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Education Office and Friends of Fermilab, and funded by United States Department of Energy, Illinois State Board of Education, North Central Regional Technology in Education Consortium which is operated by North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL), and the National Science Foundation. See our Site Map.

Author(s): Jim Caldwell, Jan Jungk
School: Carrollton High School, Carrollton, Illinois
Created: March 10, 1999 - Updated: May 1, 1999
URL: http://www-ed.fnal.gov/lincon/w99/projects/chswar/edresrce.html