Social Studies

  • TSSSA Covid-19 Resources
    https://tinyurl.com/TSSSACOVID-19
    TSSSA is putting together a google folder with specific social studies resources for teachers to use.

    TEKS Resource System
    Quick screen capture for TRS districts to consider using formative items and PA’s as learning option assignments for students to complete at home. 
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    Discovery Education 
    Announced this morning that they will now be providing free access to the full Discovery Education Experience (DEX) digital classroom resource to ALL schools experiencing closure until June 30, 2020 as well as upgrading all accounts for current subscribers to add PLUS content as well.
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    Smithsonian Online Exhibits
    The Smithsonian Open Access initiative expands the ways educators and students may use Smithsonian digital assets. Understand history, art, culture, and the sciences through inquiry and analysis.
    Click here. 

    History for Kids
    Free online history network. The website is packed with articles, worksheets and even a quiz on each section. You will find cool games, videos, worksheets on many historical events that will help you understand those that have gone before us.
    Click here. 

    NeoK12
    Collection of educational videos, games, quizzes, diagrams and puzzles.
    Click here. 

    History Podcasts curated by R12
    https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1iNPp-B7hECd3N7lbF9fNG0k5IgOj9sv4FXEE4hsTnhU/
    A collection of history-centered podcasts put together by Region 12.