BOOKS (Movies, too)
Literature to Supplement History
The "50 States that Rhyme" song and other AWESOME links http://www.mrsjones.org/songs/50states.html
The Best website for Learning the Capitals: If you miss a question on your first try, you will be prompted on the next time around. This quiz will not end until you have successfully entered (on the first try) all fifty answers. AND spelling counts.
Timed US Geography Test of US States – Can you pass the 3rd grade?http://www.pibmug.com/files/map_test.swf
USA for Kids
History, language arts, art & culture, literature lesson plans, searchable by grade level and subgroupings.
FREE ONLINE MOVIES
Neat 10 minute movie of the geographic history of the US from the beginning of the nation to fifty states.
Archiving Early America: Movies
The 8 movies are:
-The Ben Franklin Story
–The Life of George Washington
–Paul Revere, Messenger of the Revolution
–The Shot Heard Around The World
-The Treason of Benedict Arnold
-The Real Face of George Washington
–Molly Pitcher, An American Heroine
This is America Charlie Brown
History Lyrics (1974)