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BBC - History for Kids This website includes timelines, activities, games, quizzes, and lots more information regarding history!
The Renaissance Connection The Allentown Art Museum's interactive educational web site. With the simple click of a mouse button, travel 500 years into the past to discover many Renaissance innovations revealed through the Allentown Art Museum's Samuel H. Kress Collection of European art. Be a patron of the arts. Design your own innovation. Investigate Renaissance artworks in depth. Discover how past innovations inform life today. And more, all enhanced with quirky visuals, irreverent humor, and engaging interactivity that reveal the ways that Renaissance life and culture resemble our own.
Archaeology, Clues from the Past This website provides excellent resources and online activities for children of all ages to learn about the past. Created by the American Museum of Natural History, this is an excellent resource.
Freedom: A History of US This website has a PBS documentary called "Freedom: A History of US" which chronicles the history of freedom in America through stories of pilgrims, patriots, slaves, women, immigrants, and laborers. The series is based on the book "Freedom: A History of US" by Joy Hakim and is narrated by Katie Couric. The stories are told in one-hour episodes (which can be viewed online). There are lesson plans and additional resources also available.
How to Make a Mummy This National Geographic website shows children how a mummy was made. This site uses photographs, Egyptian artifacts, and X rays to explain the ancient science of embalming.
Discovering Egypt This website is an excellent resource for learning about ancient Egypt! It includes articles, maps, timelines, games, and lots of photos and illustrations.