Fifth Grade

5th Grade




Science

Clouds - Cloud types and formations 
Invent America! - Student invention contest winners
Weather - CNN weather page
Weather and Climate - Explore weather and climate in different regions 


Social Studies


Social Studies for Kids - The 13 Colonies Map 
Social Studies for Kids - The 13 Colonies Information
Native American 
Spreadsheet with information
Rock Hall 
States and Capitals
 
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 Learn the 50 States and Capitals
The National Archives'- Presidential Libraries

States and Capitals - Learn the 50 States and Capitals 

 

SchoolCenter Picture 

Conflicts throughout U.S. History 

French and Indian War 
About Military History - Impact on America and other facts  
Social Studies for Kids - Facts about the war 
World Almanac for Kids - Facts 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia

 

 

Revolutionary War (American Revolution) 
About - American History Wars
PBS - Facts about the war 

Scholastic - Activities 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia

 

War of 1812  
About   - American History Wars
History Central - Information 
PBS - Facts about the war  
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia 

 

Mexican War
About - 
American History Wars
National Historic Site - Facts
PBS Facts about the war
Wikipedia- free online encyclopedia 
 

World Almanac for Kids - Facts 

 

Civil War
About - American History Wars
History Central - 
Information 
PBS Facts about the war 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia 
World Almanac for Kids - Facts

 

Spanish American War 
About - American History Wars 
History Central Information 
PBS Facts about the war 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia   
World Almanac for Kids - Facts

 

World War I
About - American History Wars 
History Central Information 
PBS Facts about the war 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia   
World Almanac for Kids - Facts

 

World War II
About - American History Wars 
History Central Information 
PBS Facts about the war 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia   
World Almanac for Kids - Facts

 

Korean War
About - American History Wars 
History Central Information 
PBS Facts about the war 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia   
World Almanac for Kids - Facts

 

Vietnam War 
About - American History Wars 
History Central Information 
PBS Facts about the war 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia   
World Almanac for Kids - Facts

 

Persian Gulf War
About - Photographs 

Britannica - Information 
Encarta - Facts 
Infoplease - Facts 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia

 

Iraq War 
CNN - Facts
Encarta - Facts
 
PBS Facts about the war     
World Almanac for Kids - Facts 
Wikipedia - free online encyclopedia

 

Additional Links 
America's Wars: -  U.S. Casualties and Veterans
Civil War Webquest 
The History Guy 
History Central  
Images for PBL 
Library of Congress 
Pics4Learning 
Smithsonian 
Social Studies for Kids
Principal Wars in which the United States participated  

 

SchoolCenter Picture
 
Native Americans

Learn about Native Americans by Region 
http://www.ahsd25.k12.il.us/Curriculum%20Info/NativeAmericans/Index.html 

eMuseum-Native North Americans 
http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/cultural/northamerica/index.shtml 

Kid Info- Native Americans 
http://www.kidinfo.com/American_History/Native_Americans.html 

Native Americans-History of Native American Tribes 
http://www.nativeamericans.com/ 

Native American Nations- INFORMATION ON INDIVIDUAL NATIVE NATIONS 
http://www.nativeculturelinks.com/nations.html 

United States History Resources: Native Americans 
http://www.geocities.com/EnchantedForest/Tower/1217/indians.html 

Marilee's Native American Resource (collection of resource sites) 
http://marilee.us/nativeamericans.html 

Marilee's Native American Resources 2 (Individual Tribes) 
http://marilee.us/nativeamericans2.html 

Mr. Donn's Native Americans 
http://www.mrdonn.org/nativeamericans.html 

Scholastic- Native American Cultures(modern day native Americans) 
http://marilee.us/nativeamericans.html 

PBS- Circle of Stories (Native American storytelling 
http://www.pbs.org/circleofstories/ 

Native American Facts for Kids 
http://www.native-languages.org/kids.htm 

Native Americans Resources for Teachers & Kids 
http://www.kiddyhouse.com/Thanksgiving/Native.html 

Native Americans Thinkquest 
http://library.thinkquest.org/4289/ 

Thinkquest- Native American Tribe 
http://library.thinkquest.org/J0110072/navigation/native_american_chart.htm 

North Carolina Indian Tribes 
http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/northcarolina/index.htm 



Resource Sites 

http://www.worldalmanacforkids.com 

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com 

http://www.wikipedia.org/ 

http://www.si.edu/Encyclopedia_SI/default.htm 

http://www.encyclopedia.com/

 


Other

Paws in Jobland - Career education
Yasmin's Room - learn computer parts, computer activitie