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Social Studies Resources


NAD Curriculum Guide for K-8

NAD SoS.M.A.R.T. (Social Studies Management and Resource Tool)

NPUC Key Learnings, Textbook Lists, etc.

National Council for the Social Studies

College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards

Washington State OSPI - Social Studies   

Lesson Plan Template

Internet Resources* - SDA curriculum and resource links

Classroom Aid - Resources for teaching social studies

Columbia River Basin Ethnic History Archive

Education World: Social Science Center - searches and reviews websites

Frenchtown Historic Site - The Free Online Encyclopedia of Washington State History

Historic Newspapers in Washington

iCivics - games to learn about government.  After using the site's games for six weeks, the Crittenden Middle School in Newport News, Virginia had a pass rate on the state-mandated civics test of 96%, compared with 5% the previous year.

Teacher Bulletin - "The Teacher Bulletin is created by teachers, for teachers. It is our mission to present classroom teachers with creative and resourceful ideas integrating Christian principles with cutting-edge technology, contemporary theories and trends."

TIME for Kids - news magazine for kids

Whitman Mission National Historic Site

*Links to other sites do not necessarily constitute endorsement of the organizations.

Interlibrary Loan

Research Central - Instructions for finding and borrowing items from other libraries.

Curriculum Library Resources


     ABC Social Studies Books



     Civil Rights Movement


     Great Depression


     Pacific Northwest



     Underground Railroad

     Washington History

     World War II

 Professional literature 372.83

       Interact Simulations IM/PL 372.83 In8

Textbooks 372.83, 372.89, and 900's for social studies, geography and history.  

        372.87 for music of different cultures or themes.

        SDA recommended texts:

        McGraw-Hill Networks 372.83 M178

        Scott Foresman Social Studies 372.83 Sco83

              Prentice Hall World Studies 372.83 P918


       Cobblestone, National Geographic Kids, Saudi Aramco World, Time for Kids

Reference -  especially the Bibliographies books

Children's literature, especially the 900's and Biographies

File folder games

Map file

Puppet scripts

Room 306 small kits in 372.83, curriculum guides. and die cutter and dies.

Room 308 big kits

Room 310 posters, cardboard "puppets", over-sized textbooks 

Room 312 picture file

Publishing station, create professional looking games and books.

Last update on March 29, 2017