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Federal Trade Commission Consumer Response Center

http://www.consumer.gov/idtheft/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The Federal Trade Commission Consumer Response Center has been set up to protect the privacy rights of Americans and to protect them from the scams taking place in the America. The site contains useful information on federal and state lawsplus ways to report identity theft. Standard 12.7.5 civics

Comments: Excellent source for identity theft with links to other related organizations

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1205

Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States

http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/presiden/inaug/inaug.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site has transcriptions of every inaugural address indexed by president from George Washington to George Bush. This is a fantastic source for tracing the key issues in America faced by each administration. Standards 12.4.4 and 12.7.5 civics

Resource Type: True.

Resource ID: 1708

Life in the White House

http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/life/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: To celebrate the West Wing's 100th anniversary, the White House presents Life in the White House, an exclusive presentation of the rich history of the White House and West Wing. See where the business of the Executive Branch takes place. Standard 12.4.4

Comments: This part of the White House Homepage is also in Spanish.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1980

Virtual Tour of the U.S. Presidency

http://www.field-trips.org/ss/prez/index.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This incredible site, developed by Virtual Blackboard, is a one stop venue to study the American presidency. Find out everything from each president's handwriting to his most popular actions as chief executive. Standard 12.4.4. 12.7.5 and 12.7.8

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3380

Center for the Study of the Presidency

http://www.thepresidency.org/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site links directly to the libraries of F.D.R., L.B.J., Gerald Ford, Eisenhower, Truman, Hoover, Reagan, Kennedy and Jimmy Carter. It also links to the presidential libraries in the National Archives system. Standards 12.4.4, 12.7.5 and 12.7.8 civics

Comments: This is an especially important site for an election year.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 611

Department of Agriculture

http://www.usda.gov/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Explore the wide ranging activities of the Department of Agriculture at this site. Standards 12.4.4 and 12.7.8 civics

Comments: Links to other cabinet departments.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 919

Department of Commerce

http://www.doc.gov/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: At this homepage of the Department of Commerce find information about the many agencies within the Department such as the Bureau of the Census, Office of Consumer Affairs, and the Technology Administration. Standards 12.4.4 and 12.7.5 civics

Comments: Links to other executive departments.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 920

Department of Defense

http://www.defenselink.mil/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This U.S. Department of Defense homepage has information on the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the National Guard, the Navy, the Army, the Marines and the Air Force. Standards 12.4.4 and 12.7.8 civics

Comments: Links to other executive departments.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 921

Department of Education

http://www.ed.gov/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is the homepage of the U.S.Department of Education. It has information about the administration's initiatives in education, publications and services. Standards 12.4.4 and 12.7.5 civics

Comments: Links to other executive departments.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 922

Department of Energy

http://www.energy.gov/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site is the U.S. Department of Energy homepage. It has technical information about energy as it relates to such issues as transportation and data on the Department's goals and accomplishments. Standards 12.4.4 and 12.7.5 civics

Comments: Links to other executive departments.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 923

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