Resources for Social Studies

Water Project
Free Rice
Washington Post TimeSpace
News Bias Explored
World News
This site, from the University of Michigan, hopes to teach "the art of reading news." They include lesson plans, resources and activities to be used in class.
Built around video from the NBC archive, this site offers a virtual learning environment correlated to classwork in Social Studies and English.
World War I
Online newspapers - Thousands of newspapers at your fingertips
BeelineTV - Free online TV stations from around the world
Google News Timeline