• Power Point Palooza - This is the most comprehensive site for free power points that I have ever seen.
  • Maps of War Site - Hard to explain but fascinating and worth the effort to take a look. Maps-of-War presents a special list of the best multimedia war maps from across the world wide web.
  • Time Machine - It's a time machine. Click on this link and you can travel to pages with maps and short histories of each geographical region of the world. You can click on as little as 40 years ago or as long as 10,000 years ago.
  • The History of the World in 7 Minutes - This wonderful overview does require flash player.
  • Outreach World - A comprehensive one-stop resource for teaching international and area studies.
  • Best History Sites - Best of History Web Sites is an award-winning portal that contains annotated links to over 1000 history web sites as well links to hundreds of quality K-12 history lesson plans, history teacher guides, history activities, history games, history quizzes, and more.
  • HyperHistory - HyperHistory is an expanding scientific project presenting 3,000 years of world history with an interactive combination of synchronoptic lifelines, timelines, and maps. A display from the simple to the more complex. The graphics in the Center Panel provide a first quick overview of general information linked to short texts in the right Text Panel. More comprehensive information is provided at the bottom of the text files with www links.
  • Student's Friend: World History Online - This is a free online course for World History with maps and readings.
  • Mapping History: An Electronic Map Library - This site has an electronic map library covering major events in African and European History. Many of them are interactive.
  • Global Education Resources for K-12 - It contains approximately 1,000 entries. The directory is organized into categories. Featured are teaching materials, technology, travel and exchange programs, and information on conferences and publications.
  • Teacher Created Lesson Plans - One of the most comprehensive teacher created web sites I have ever seen. (Contains LOTS of resources, lessons, and power points on Global Studies and European History. (Includes 130 Power Points!)
  • Dewey Browse.Org - Don't be thrown off by the name of this site. It is amazing! This is truly one stop looking for multiple high quality resources for teaching social studies. Just scroll down and explore the many sites and topics. And who thought the Dewey Decimal system was boring?
  • Global Connections: The Middle East - Global Connections' rich collection of background articles, lesson plans, timeline, and other resources are indexed here to help educators quickly find topics and materials on the Middle East that are most relevant for their classroom needs.