In my pursuit to find these resources, I turned to my online PLN. Thank you to Cindy Minnich, Cynthia Alaniz, Donalyn Miller, Margie Myers, Shawn Weisser, and Susan Dee for your contributions to this list.
Here are several resources that I have uncovered and I have included the websites below. I am planning on sharing these with teachers this week.
AASL’s 2013 Best Websites for Teaching and Learning
Kidsites.com – History (listing of multiple sites to explore)
Library of Congress: Teaching with Primary Sources
Life Photo Archive
National Archives Teachers’ Resources
National Geographic Kids
PBS Learning Media
Smithsonian’s History Explorer
TED Talks (variety of topics)
Time for Kids