Subject: Social Studies

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Parlay offers discussion platform

Parlay offers discussion platform

For teachers looking to host rich discussions in their e-learning courses, Parlay offers a platform. Teachers browse for a topic or create their own, then students review the provided materials and submit a response. From there, students engage in peer feedback and live discussions in the form of a Socratic seminar. After the discussion, teachers...

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Become educated on the issues with Think The Vote

Become educated on the issues with Think The Vote

Voting is so much more than just turning 18 and visiting a voting booth. It requires thought and intent in order to make an educated decision. The goal of Think The Vote is to connect people with resources to think critically about the things going on around them. Visit www.thinkthevote.com to explore all sides of...

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Learn math and history while playing

Learn math and history while playing

7 Generation Games offers a dozen games for students in grades 3-8 to learn math and history. While schools are closed, they have made all of their activities completely free for students and teachers.

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Learn money management with Banzai!

Learn money management with Banzai!

Banzai! claims to be the best in online financial education for kids. They are an interactive course that teaches students about real-world finance. Your students will be exposed to lifelike financial scenarios such as saving for a goal and dealing with setbacks.

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Explore history and geography with “What Was There”

Explore history and geography with “What Was There”

Whatwasthere.com is a resource that allows you to enter a city, state, or country and you can learn more about historical events that happened there. This is a fun way to learn more about where you live or pick any city or state that you’re interested in!

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Build online courses for students with Intelligent Education

Build online courses for students with Intelligent Education

For teachers tossed into remote learning without adequate training and resources, Intelligent Education is here to help. This resource is platform designed for teachers to build online courses for students allowing teachers to deliver lectures with added features like images, slides, closed captioning, and interactive 3D models. Teachers can get started creating at https://intelligenteducation.com/build-online-courses.

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Interdisciplinary inquiry-based explorations for kids

Interdisciplinary inquiry-based explorations for kids

The company inquirED is offering weekly inquiries for students to support interdisciplinary distance learning. Each day, students can expect to spend about 20 minutes a day plus the program has options for additional exploration for those looking for more. This project will build over the week and by the end of the week, students will have...

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An interactive way to learn history

An interactive way to learn history

Mission US gives students a fun and engaging way to learn history. They follow along with various video topics and immerse themselves as part of the story. This helps students understand the context in different historical eras and gives them a better perspective when learning about events.

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Natural History Museum offers free weekday classes virtually

Natural History Museum offers free weekday classes virtually

The Natural History Museum of Utah (NHMU) is offering free weekday classes from 9:30-10:30 MDT. These classes are designed for middle school students to complete independently and for younger students to complete with parent support. The Research Quest classes are facilitated by a professional NHMU educator, are interactive and free of charge, and are taught...