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Other Great Social Studies Lesson Plan Resources

C-Span Classroom
Free primary source materials for social studies teachers
Core Knowledge Lesson Plans
Unit plans developed by teachers in Core Knowledge schools and presented at Core Knowledge National Conferences.
Discovery Education
Lesson plans written by teachers for teachers. Browse by subject and grade.
EDSITEment
Lesson plans and websites from the National Endowment for the Humanities in partnership with the National Trust for the Humanities and the MarcoPolo Education Foundation. Many of the lesson or unit plans have accompanying worksheets.
IDEAS
Lesson plans and other resources for the K-12 teacher. Option provided to search for resources by Wisconsin Model Academic Standards and Common Core Standards. As a staff member or student at UWO, or as a teacher you can register for this resource without charge.
Learn NC
This is an excellent resource for lesson plans. It comes out of the University of North Carolina School of Education.
NY Times Daily Lesson Plan
Hundreds of lesson plans for grades 6-12 based on articles that have appeared in the New York Times. This is a joint endeavor with the Bank Street School of Education. Many interesting features.
PBS Learning Media
“PBS LearningMedia™ provides educators with strategies, tools, and professional development resources needed to fully utilize digital learning." (from the website)
Primary Source: Resource Guides and Bibliographies
Books "films, lesson plans, websites, and news sources for teaching and learning about global education and world regions, cultures, and histories." Many primary source materials included. (quote from the Primary Source website)
Resources for Teaching Social Studies in the Elementary School
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Professor Ava McCall's website.
SCORE: Schools of California Online Resources for Education
Lesson plans and other teacher resources arranged by grade level and content area. This was last updated in 2006, but it appears to be still useful.
Social Studies Central
This resource was created by a long-term middle school social studies teacher. Links to many lesson plan resources, a selection of the "best" lesson plan sites, lots of primary sources, etc.
Teach Mideast
"TeachMideast is a website designed for K-12 educators featuring a plethora of innovative new resources on the Middle East and Islam. The site includes essays, classroom activities, downloadable multimedia content and interactive Google Earth tours." (description taken from the website)
Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute
Very detailed and lengthy unit plans about a variety of topics.
Education Materials Center
Stephen Katz
920-424-0779
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