History, Government and Social Studies

History, Government, and Social Studies

50 States and Capitals
Provides extensive information about the 50 United States of America.

America's Library
Meet amazing Americans from the past and present, explore the states, and read about everyday life.

American President
Select a president and learn about his life before and after the presidency, his family, and his legacy.

Atlapedia Online
Atlapedia online contains full color physical maps and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on the countries of the world.

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
Teaches kids from kindergarten through 12th grade about the Federal Government.

Country Reports
Country Information from around the world on over 260 countries.

Global Trek
Learn about kids who live in countries all around the world.

The History Place
Informative website focusing on American history from the Colonial period to present-day.

A portal to lots of great kids government sites; includes information on health, homework, money, arts, computers, etc.

Library of Congress Country Studies
This Library of Congress web site lets you search for a country, browse the current index, and lets you search across multiple countries at one time.

Money As You Grow
Learn important lessons about financial responsibility for all ages.

Native American Nations
Information on individual native nations.

Presidents of the U.S.
Background information, election results, cabinet members, notable events, and some points of interest on each of the presidents.

Stately Knowledge
Basic facts on any state of the union, including Washington D.C.

U.S. State Department Background Notes
U.S. Department of State provides background notes online for each country in the world.

World Factbook
Learn more about the CIA, what they do, play games and solve puzzles.

World Flag Database
Large, clear, printable flag graphics and basic country information can be found here.