Resources for Social studies

Websites, Podcasts, and Videos

History Resource

This website offers lesson plans, and historical documents for history teachers to use.

Classroom management resource

This website allows you to have your students submit assignments and keep track of their grade on the internet.

Project Resource

This website allows for students to create projects with their own voices on them for a history class.

Education World

This website is the Educator's Best Friend. This website has lesson plans, educational content, job hirings, and website reviews. This is truly an educator's best friend.

Teachers pay Teachers

This is a website JUST for teachers! It is all about getting things from other teachers. There are lesson plans, some free and some for a small fee, and other fun resources.

Lesson Planet

This is a search engine for educators. You can use this website to simply search for lesson plans and worksheet. It is like a Google, but it is for education.

Teacher Created Resource

This is a great website to teachers to buy stuff for their classrooms. It has things for decorating issues, like charts and bulletin boards, or books, like for pleasure and math.

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence

This is a government funded website. It has a lot of free lesson plans and resources from the government.

Surf Net Kids

This website has many different resources for vocabulary games. They have links for quizzes, games, worksheets, and much more. This is a good website to use for a vocabulary lesson.


Pinterest is a site for sharing creative ideas. Teachers use this to share lesson plans and all kinds of other ideas.


This website is the world's largest digital library of of education literacy. Any literacy book can be found online. This would be great for any classroom.

Youtube Videos

The Emancipation Strategy
Lincoln, westward expansion and the causes of the civil war
Tea, Taxes, and The American Revolution: Crash Course World History #28
World War II: Crash Course World History #38
THE COLD WAR - PART 1: From World War to Cold War


History Hour: Muhammad Ali and the Draft

This podcast is about the story of how Ali refused to sign up for the draft and was sent to jail because of it.

Defining Success

This is all about learning how to be successful.

inside creative writing

This podcast helps students with their ability to write. Will help in any classroom.


This podcast goes through how to come up with an idea and make a business out of it.

Noise: A Human History

This podcast is about the history of music. I think all of history should be remembered.