History and
Social Studies

We will continue to add resources to these pages as we find them and as you share them - please fill out the form on the Teachers page if you have suggestions or lessons to share via upload - thank you!

Wide Open School Social Studies Resources

A collection of websites, lessons, and videos for Social Studies in grades preK-5 and 6-12

PBS Learning Media

PreK-12 Lessons in Science, Math, Social Studies, and English. Plan and adapt lessons using the Lesson Builder tool, Google Classroom, Remind, etc.

Teaching California

Inquiry sets and activities for every grade level

Smithsonian's

Content for every grade, browse by resource type

Khan Academy Arts & Humanities

History, Government, and more - Mostly High School level (free)

C3 Teachers

Inquiry sets and activities for every grade level

PORTS

Parks Online Resources for Teachers and Students provide home learning experiences for grades K-12 - many historical parks and Missions connect with History/Social Science Curricula.

Crash Course &
Crash Course Kids

YouTube channels that provides engaging videos on subjects, including physics, philosophy, economics, U.S. government and politics, astronomy, world history, biology, literature, ecology, and more! Available with Google Classroom links on PBS Learning Media.

iCivics

Games, webquests, lesson plans, and more to help learn and understand government and citizen rights

California History Social Science Project

UC Davis collection of K-12 resources for teachers and/ or parents. Resources include lessons, primary source sets, and current events.

Teaching Tolerance

Lessons and activities for students in grades K-12

World 101

Lessons provide the basic knowledge on the issues, challenges, and opportunities that people face in today's connected world.

Additional Resources on Wakelet

Click the picture or link to see the collection - and check back - more added all the time!

Arts & Humanities Virtual Field Trips

Click the image or link to go to our Wakelet Collection and take a virtual journey!

Even more history / Social Science Resources!

Check back as we'll add more to our Wakelet collections as we find good resources!