5th Grade Links

General

www.pbs.org

www.smithsonian.org

www.timeforkids.com

www.time.com

www.newsweek.com

www.usnews.com

www.usatoday.com

http://dsc.discovery.com/

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

http://www.history.com/

http://www.pbs.org/jewishamericans/jewish_life/index.html

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/haventohome/haven-century.html

http://www.pbs.org/destinationamerica/usim.html

http://www.nps.gov/latino/latinothemestudy/immigration.htm

http://www.historyorb.com/events/date/1820

http://history1900s.about.com/od/timelines/tp/timeline.htm

http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/History_n2/a.html
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/immigration/index.htm Stories of immigration, graphs and charts, tour of Ellis Island, statistics, publishing oral histories, book lists – additional websites and links under “More to Explore”

http://www.whitehouse.gov/infocus/immigration/ Current US policies on immigration (difficult vocabulary)

http://www.census.gov/population/www/socdemo/immigration.html US Census Bureau – population maps, international migration (difficult vocabulary)

http://www.42explore2.com/migration.htm LOTS of websites and links on immigration and migration

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/immigrating.htm

http://pbskids.org/itsmylife/family/immigration/index.html

http://www.ushistory.org/us/38c.asp

http://www.ducksters.com/history/westward_expansion/

http://www.scholastic.com/teachdearamerica/westward.htm

http://www.history.com/topics/u-s-immigration-before-1965

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/immigration/
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/historyonline/italian_immigration.cfm

http://www.learner.org/interactives/story/

Elements of Geology

Atoms:

Molecules

Elements

Structures of Matter

Experiments

Compounds

Mixtures and Solutions

Biomes

Cycles

Water Cycle

Oxygen Cycle

Nitrogen cycle resources

Ecosystems

Food Webs

Endangered Animals

Photosynthesis

Carbon/Oxygen

Terrariums

Aquariums

Aquarium Life

All Spheres

Geosphere/Lithosphere

Hydrosphere

Biosphere

Atmosphere

Owl Pellets

http://www.kidwings.com/owlpellets/flash/v4/index.htm

http://www.rspb.org.uk/youth/makeanddo/do/pellet/why_study.aspx

www.advfn.com
www.bigcharts.com
www.dailystocks.com
www.djindexes.com
www.dowjones.com
www.marketwatch.com
www.money.msn.com/stocks
www.nyse.com
www.thestreet.com
www.usatoday.com
www.yahoofinance.com

Economics for kids - http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/collection.jsp?id=455

Sites about money - http://www.kids.gov/k_5/k_5_money.shtml

Japanese economy - http://web-japan.org/kidsweb/explore/economy/

International economics - http://www.imf.org/external/np/exr/st/eng/index.htm
Various websites on economics - http://kids.yahoo.com/directory/School-Bell/Social-Studies/Economics?pstart=11
People who influenced the world economy -http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/commandingheights/lo/people/index.html
Economic reports on various countries -http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/commandingheights/lo/countries/index.html
Key world events that influence the world economy -http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/commandingheights/lo/timemap/index.html

Gulf oil spill - http://www.bp.com/
Gulf oil spill - http://gulfoilspill.blogspot.com/
Gulf oil spill - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deepwater_Horizon_oil_spill
Gulf oil spill - http://www.news-leader.com/article/20100910/BUSINESS/9100329/1003/Gulf-oil-spill-claims-fund-presents-big-decision
Gulf oil spill - http://blog.al.com/live/2010/09/survey_oil_spill_changes_ala_v.html
Economies of different countries - http://www.infoplease.com/countries.html
Economies of different countries - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_GDP_(nominal)
Economies of different countries - http://www.state.gov/misc/list/index.htm
Economies of different countries - http://www.economywatch.com/world_economy/ Stock market crash - http://pbskids.org/bigapplehistory/business/topic19.html
Stock market crash - http://library.thinkquest.org/J001569/st.html
Stock market crash - http://history1900s.about.com/od/1920s/a/stockcrash1929.htm
Stock market crash - http://marketplace.publicradio.org/features/crash_1929/index.html
The great depression - http://www.42explore2.com/depresn.htm
The great depression - http://newdeal.feri.org/eleanor/er2a.htm
The great depression - http://www.stocks-simplified.com/Facts-About-the-Great-Depression.html
The great depression - http://www.allabouthistory.org/life-during-the-great-depression.htm
The great depression - http://www.kidskonnect.com/subject-index/16-history/267-great-depression.html

Entrepreneurs

Economics

Advertising

Phases of the moon

Constellations

Revolutionary War

Civil War

War of 1812

French and Indian War

World War II

Vietnam Conflict

Reconstruction

Civil Rights Movement

Industrial Revolution

Space Race

Cold War

Women Suffrage

The Great Depression

Mexican-American War