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Read a Timeline


Read a timeline and order events of the past. 8.5.2

Links verified 5/24/2011

  1. American History - timeline posted by the Smithsonian
  2. American Memory Timeline - This resource was developed to help teachers and students use the vast online collections of the Library of Congress. The links will lead you to sets of selected primary sources on a variety of topics in United States History. The sets are arranged by chronological period.
  3. American History Timeline: 1780-2010 - very complete, although not interactive
  4. Growth of a Nation - This ten minute presentation illustrates the growth of the United States from the original thirteen states in 1789. You can play the entire ten minutes or play one part at a time. A video is available through this link
  5. Interactive Historical Timelines - from WhoWhatWhen - This site contains a database of people and events from 1000 A.D. to the present. With this site you can create graphic timelines of periods in history and of the lives of individuals.
  6. The Time Machine - This U.S. Mint site has twelve hyperlinked dates, each one tells a story. Fantastic ! This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data
  7. U. S. Civil War - includes links to many photographs

A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

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