Links to sites about history:
- America's Story - This website is from the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. and includes entertaining, interactive snapshots which bring to life important people, eras, states, and activities of times past.
- Chicago History Museum: Kids and Families - Plan a visit, check out the student resources, learn about Chicago and its history, and enjoy fun and games! Formerly known as the Chicago Historical Society.
- Illinois History - Illinois History is a publication written by and for students in grades 6-12. Issues available online dating from December 2002-present.
- National Museum of American History: Kids - The Smithsonians National Museum of American History has a collection of more than 3 million objects. Closed for renovations until 2008, enjoying a "virtual" visit on the web site is a great way to see the Museum!
- PBS History - Directory of history-related broadcast series and programs produced by the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS): American Experience, American Masters, Frontline, Ken Burns's American Stories, NOVA, and P.O.V.
- This Day in History - This History Channel website lets you look up any date to find out what happened in history on that date.