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Online Contests For Kids

Exciting Contests for Kids

Academic and skill-based contests that welcome homeschoolers.
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American History

American History

An Overview American History – Elementary American History Stories 27 classic stories of early America written by early Americans for children under 12. These stories reflect the prejudices of their times. At Home in the Heartland Explore Illinois from its earliest days through modern times. A game-like setting, you learn about the people of...
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Money Education for Kids

Money Education for Kids

Money clipart of dollar bills and coins. Business games to play such as Lemonade Stand. Learn about stocks or buy a share.
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News for Kids

News for Kids

Find news for kids that most will find interesting an informative. Read current events. Be a reporter. Write newspaper stories. Websites recommended by your Homeschool Guide. CBBC News Round News for and by kids from England and around the world. Topics when I posted this link were: should schools be allowed to smack kids?...
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Civics Lessons For Kids in US, Australia, Canada & UK

Civics Lessons For Kids in US, Australia, Canada & UK

Governments of the United States, Australia, Canada, and the UK explained to children in free civics lessons.
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United States Geography Unit Study

United States Geography Unit Study

Each and every state of the union has interesting and unique features. Find them in this United States Geography unit study. 50 States All the facts you need to know for your 5th grade-level report on any of the states in the USA. Explore the States A brief overview of each state’s history, and...
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Archaeology For Kids

Archaeology For Kids

Archaeologists work to put pieces of human tools and bones together to create a picture of what life was like long ago.
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Civil War Described for Kids

Civil War Described for Kids

Coloring pages, recipes, craft projects, reenactments and songs make the Civil War come alive for kids.
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Prehistoric Man – Cavemen For Kids

Becoming Human A series of documentary movies about those who study human origins and what they have found about prehistoric man. Cooking Clan of the Cave Bear Style! Boiling water in a skin pot over a fire (or not…) as did a prehistoric man. Early Humans News Your source for the latest research news. Human Evolution...
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Modern History – 20th Century Facts and Fads

Modern History – 20th Century Facts and Fads

This unit study takes you from rural America at the turn of the 20th century, through the mid-century battles, to the advent of the technological society.
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Ancient Rome For Kids

Kids have fun exploring ancient Rome Architecture Ancient Roman Architecture Lots of lovely photographs of the remains of the monuments, villas, and civic buildings that still remain. Baths Roman Baths The Roman water distribution system was quite sophisticated. It was used for elaborate pubic baths (swimming pools), indoor plumbing and even a sewage system....
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Simple Maps For Kids

Download free, clipart maps, historical maps - even treasure maps! - of the world for kids. Websites recommended by your Homeschool Guide.
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Economics for Kids – A Unit Study on how Money moves Globally

What is meant by “Economics?” The Box: Latest location World trade affects how much things cost in each country. Follow a shipping container as it is loaded and unloaded all around the world. Economics This site is an introduction to basic concepts on economics and contains information, quizzes, activities and links to various online...
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American Colonial Pirates Unit Study

American Colonial Pirates Unit Study

If you want to hear stories of pirates, galleons, lost treasures, horrendous deeds, and gallant heroes, this is a place to find them.
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India, A Unit Study for Children

Many thanks to Rajiv and his daughter, Disha, who live in a suburb of New Delhi, for their help developing this page. Geography Indus River From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Indusis the principal river of Pakistan. It originates in Tibet, flowing from the Himalayas in a north-westerly direction through Kashmir, and then turning...
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Recipe For Edible Landfill

Model with food how recycling is done at the garbage dump. Assemble the following: A clear plastic cup which is your landfill cell (or premade tart or pie crust); Crumble cookies (any kind that will crumble) and place a small layer in the bottom of the cup. This represents the 3′ of clay placed...
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Hawaiian Legends

Eye of Hawaii – Hawaiian Legends Most Hawaiians do not practice their ancient religion today, yet their are few who are not at least a little superstitious. Living on an active volcano can do this to you. Hawaiian Legends Legends grow out of humankind’s propensity to explain the world around them, and make a...
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Ancient Egyptian History for Kids

Ancient Egyptian History for Kids

About Ancient Egypt Ancient Egypt Learn about a day in the life of two ancient Egyptian families. Experience the world of an ancient Egyptian nobleman. When in doubt, just click on something. Each page leads to a story, an experience, and a challenge. Ancient Egypt Webquest You must locate the burial mask of the...
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Ancient Greece A To Z

Ancient Greece What would it have been like if you had lived in ancient Sparta or in ancient Athens? You would have lived in a City State and would very proud of it! You would also be proud of being Greek. Ancient Greek Mask Crayola has directions on how to use their Model Magic®...
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Social Studies Curriculum Shop

Books, Kits, Materials, and other Resources for Curriculum History Bookstore Ancient history, American history and world history books recommended by your guide and available through Amazon.com. History Magazines Have new history unit studies delivered right to you month after month. History & Social Studies Materials Suppliers of history and social studies curriculum for sale...
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