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Archaeology

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/archaeology/

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Description: This BBC site has a wealth of resources related to archaeology including Hidden Treasures, Technology and Study of Archaeology, and Marine Archaeology.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Resource ID: 286

Around the World in 80 Clicks

http://www.traveladventures.org/

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Description: Become familiar with web browsing while learning about world geography.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 305

Encarta Reference Tools

http://encarta.msn.com/artcenter_/browse.html

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Description: From the homepage, link to an encyclopedia, a dictionary, and an atlas for a quick reference to begin your research. You will also see links to the day's highlights in the news, weekly features, and Today in History.

Comments: Select Spain from the homepage and access the articles in Spanish. It is also available in French, Italian, and German.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1084

Historic Figures

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/index.shtml

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Description: This BBC site has an index of thousands of British and world historical figures from ancient to modern times. Each biography focuses on the person's achievements and their historical context. Many of the biographies lead to other reference sites, articles, and multimedia.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1556

InfoNation

http://cyberschoolbus.un.org/infonation3/menu/advanced.asp

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Description: This site allows the user to select to click on a part of the world and find demographic and economic information in a searchable database. Standard 12.6.2 economics

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1729

Metropolitan Museum Timeline of Art History

http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/splash.htm

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Description: The Timeline of Art History is a chronological, geographical, and thematic exploration of the history of art from around the world, as illustrated especially by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2154

Official National Geographic Homepage

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/main.html

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Description: This is a must see site for research. Teachers and kids will love the graphics and the variety of interesting geography information available here.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2350

So you Have to Do a Research Project?

http://www.ri.net/schools/East_Greenwich/research.html

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Description: This is a page with the process of research outlined step-by-step with resources to help students along the way. Learn about how to get started, organize ideas, find resources, evaluate sources, write the draft and the bibliography, and evaluate the completed project.

Comments: This would be especially valuable for History Day.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2791

The Costume Page

http://www.costumepage.org/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here is a wonderful list of WWW sites dedicated to historical garb, listed by time period from ancient Rome, Medieval, Renaissance and Elizabethan times to the 1970s.

Comments: Just the site to help students picture the past.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2988

This Day in History

http://www.historychannel.com/thisday/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Do you want to know what happened on this day in history? Want to know what happened in history the day you were born? Then try this site.

Comments: This an excellent place to break-in the day. Links to the History Channel.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3132

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