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resources for the study of the social sciences from a biblical worldview

  • National Geographic Education Resources Grade 5-Lifelong
    Many resources for kindergarten all the way to secondary as well as family resources. A wealth of Xpedition lesson plans linked to all the science standards; maps (both printer-friendly and the best to buy), flags and online adventures for social sciences...

  • Hotchalks Lesson Plans Page Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Over 4,000 free lesson plans for K-12 teachers in many subjects including: Math, Science, Social Studies, Music, Language Arts, Computers and the Internet, Art, PE, and Health.

  • Christian Resource
    Archaeology and the Bible Grade 9-Lifelong
    Find specific examples of how archeological discoveries have verified the Bible, including creation, the flood, Jericho, Jesus Christ, lost/long day, Noah's ark and the ark of the covenant, the Tower of Babel and other places and men, women, animals and plants...

  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists: Doomsday Clock Grade 9-Lifelong
    "The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists informs the public about threats to the survival and development of humanity from nuclear weapons, climate change, and emerging technologies in the life sciences. Through an award-winning magazine, [their] online...

  • Adventist Resource
    Computer Technology in the Geography Classroom - Quality Teaching and Learning Grade 9-Tertiary
    "The capacity of technology to bring learning alive for students and make learning significant is immense, yet the demands which such learning places on teachers' computing knowledge and skills can be daunting, and the technical glitches frustrating....

  • EDSITEment Grade 1-Grade 12
    A collection of online resources for teaching English, history, art history, and foreign languages. Links to humanities websites and lesson plans. A starting point for exploring the humanities in all its diversity on the Internet.

  • ePals Global Community Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "ePals is the leading provider of safe collaborative technology for schools to connect and learn in a protected, project-based learning network. With classrooms in 200 countries and territories, ePals makes it easy to connect learners locally, nationally or internationally."

  • eThemes Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "eThemes is your source for content-rich, kid-safe online resources that will help enhance your teaching and save you time. eThemes provides free, fast access to over 2,500 collections of websites."

  • Exploratorium Grade 1-Grade 12
    The Exploratorium is a museum of science, art, and human perception. The site includes instructions for over 500 simple experiments, hands on activities, a variety of online exhibits,...

  • Grade 9-Lifelong
    " provides information and interdisciplinary learning opportunities. Our goal is to challenge you to think about many of the controversies surrounding globalization and to promote an understanding of the trade-offs and dilemmas facing policy-makers."

  • Adventist Resource
    Helping Students Appreciate the Contributions of Minorities Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article gives special attention to ways to integrate black history into the social-studies curriculum. Recommendations given will facilitate an ongoing study of black history and heritage. Suggestions are divided into primary, intermediate, and upper...

  • Adventist Resource
    Human Rights - Childrens Rights Grade 5-Grade 12
    This unit examines human rights on a global scale. "There is no age, gender, or race that is unaffected by the issues involved. What is a basic human right? What are simply wants? Who gets to define these rights?" Along with useful information, this...

  • Inflation Calculator Grade 1-Grade 12
    A great tool for Social Studies teachers. In 1803 the United States purchased the Louisiana Territory for $15 million. In 1848, the US forced Mexico to cede California and the New Mexico Territory for another $15 million. Tucson would still be a part...

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    INFO Editorial: Change, Chaos, and Resilience - Thriving in a Turbulent World Tertiary
    "Ever-evolving technologies, wars, emerging national alliances, changing currencies, redefinitions of what constitutes the family, revolutions on religious fronts, and a myriad of other factors have made turbulence a way of life. Whether positive or negative,...

  • Adventist Resource
    INFO Editorial: Sustainable Reform in the Developing World Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The articles in this issue were selected from presentations at a 3-day Research Forum that was held on the AIIAS campus December 1-3, 2011. The majority of the articles in this issue have to do with education as the avenue to sustainable development." Article...

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    JAE Editorial: The Seventh-day Adventist Church’s Sesquicentenary 0-2 years-Lifelong
    Marking the 150th anniversary of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, this issue addresses use of Adventist heritage studies in the classroom. Articles include: Service: The Fourth Dimension in Adventist...

  • Kid's Click Grade 3-Grade 9
    This website, designed by librarians for young children, links to art, biography, computers and the internet, facts and reference, geography and history, health and family, home and household, literature, machines and transportation, popular entertainment,...

  • Lesson Paths Grade 5-Lifelong
    Lesson Paths (formerly MentorMob EDU) allows you to search for resources without having to sift through worthless items. Teachers choose resources and can edit or add to different categories.

  • Adventist Resource
    Lovin’ the Social Studies Grade 2-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation will add some new teaching strategies to your lesson plans based on the National Council for the Social Studies thematic strands. It will provide hands-on, interactive, and easy-to-implement methods to enrich...

  • Merlot Multimedia Resource for Online Teaching Tertiary-Lifelong
    Visit this rich multimedia educational resource for learning and online teaching. MERLOT is a free and open resource designed primarily for faculty and students in higher education.

  • Museum Spot Grade 5-Lifelong
    "From the site, quickly and easily locate museums by city, state, country, name and topic; explore museums by type, search for exhibits by artist, access educational and industry resources, and much more."

  • Adventist Resource
    NAD Social Studies Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    This curriculum guide was designed for teachers of Grades 9-12 Social Studies courses. It includes rationale, goals, skills list, and a scope and sequence for each major subtopic: US Government, US History, World History, World Geography, Economics, Multicultural...

  • PBS Teacher Resource Page Preschool-Grade 12
    Utilize these free resources from the Public Broadcasting Service. Resources include video and audio clips, documents, lesson plans, and more. You can find resources for Pre-K through grade 12 for all subject area.

  • Smithsonian Education Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Smithsonian Education is the central education web site for the Smithsonian Institute. Educators may access resources such as lesson plans, field trip options, professional development, an online resource library, and links to a variety of educational services such as the Smithsonian Research Center and Smithsonian Outreach Initiatives.

  • Smithsonian Images Grade 1-Lifelong
    Browse or search through images from the Smithsonian Institution collections. This includes images from current exhibits, Smithsonian events and historic collections.

  • Adventist Resource
    Social Studies: High School Supplement SSD Grade 9-Grade 12
    A handbook to assist teachers in making their classes achieve the ideals of Adventist education in the high school social studies class. It provides ideas, examples and suggestions on how to go about making lesson plans or course outlines Adventist. The handbook...

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    Teaching Diversity and Media Literacy through Drama Grade 9-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session demonstrated "how dramatic texts can be useful tools for teaching diversity and media literacy in high school classrooms. The co-presenters [discussed] strategies for assignment design to meet NAD and Common Core...

  • The National Academies Tertiary-Lifelong
    The National Academies bring together experts in all areas of scientific and technological endeavor. These experts serve pro bono to address critical national issues and give advice to the federal government and the public. Four organizations comprise...

  • The WWW Virtual Library Grade 3-Lifelong
    Although not the largest Web index, "the VL pages are widely recognised as being amongst the highest-quality guides to particular sections of the Web."

  • United Streaming Kindergarten-Lifelong
    United Streaming is a great place to get online video from a huge database collection. Their website says, "Discovery Education streaming is a digital video-on-demand and online teaching service to help improve students' retention and test scores; it is aligned to U.S. state and provincial standards."