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Social Studies Websites

Her arrest, the boycott, Dr. King's Speech, a brief history of nonviolence, the court ruling and an interview with Ms. Parks. Level: Grades 5-8
Rosa Parks

Includes a .jpg of the original newspaper article as well as background information. Level: Grades 5-8
Explanation of the Montgomery Bus Boycott

This is an introductory guide to the Holocaust. Students will learn about events, about people and learn to ask questions. On the site you will find photographs, documents, video footage, and hear the stories of real people. Level: grades 6-8
Beth Sholom Holocaust Centre

Accounts of the the war-time experiences of three child survivors: 5-year-old Lili, who was separated from her family and hidden in a convent; 7-year-old Krystyna, who lived for 14 months in a sewer, never seeing the light of day; and 14-year-old Alexander, who learned about death on a fateful day in the ghetto. Level: grades 6-8
ADL Children of the Holocaust

Explores the lives of three women who resisted the Holocaust.Level: grades 6-8
Daring to Resist

Maps made for printing and copying.
Xpeditions Atlas