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Social Studies Sites

TrueFlix -Scholastic reading resources for informational text/video for biography project timelines. Students can create, save and re-access from their H-drive anytime. Very user-friendly!

NEWSELA– current events around our world

PebbleGo– biographies

National Geographic for Kids

Jobs and careers– watch videos about jobs from A-Z


Pixton– create comics that reflect learning of social studies topics- by login and license only


Geography Bee sites:

National Geography Bee Info– lots of sites to practice with

GEOglobe– interactive geography/quizzes

What do you do with Geography– watch the video and see what kinds of jobs use geography

Quizlet– take a quiz on Geography with flash cards

National Geographic GeoBee daily quiz

Geospy– cool geography games

The Geography Guide maps and mulitple links to guide you through the journey of geography

Current Events

Holiday/Social Celebrations

Enchanted Learning-activites for Veteran’s Day

NEA-Veteran’s Day Activites- lessons and videos

Scholastic First Thanksgiving– watch videos, learn about the daily life of the Pilgrims 

BrainPop-How people celebrate New Year’s around the world


Seattle Times- Civil Rights/Martin Luther King Jr.- lots of information about Black History Month and MLK

Martin Luther King Jr.sites for teachers

“I have a dream” speech audio and video


USA for Kids – Information on President’s Day

President’s Day activities– printables etc.



Washington State

Bellingham, Whatcom County, Communities

U.S. History



Native Americans