American History Videos, Games, & Timelines

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Resource:American History Videos, Games, & Timelines
Provider:Have Fun with History
Summary:Age Range: 9 and up (with parental supervision; younger children may enjoy aspects of the site). This ad-supported website provides free streaming videos, interactive games and activities, history timelines, and links to many other resources to bring history alive "for students, educators and all lovers of American History."
Description:When you get to the website you'll see an icon menu and some features and highlights. Use the icon menu to access:

*History Videos - Watch video recordings by news reporters and eye-witnesses, as well as animations, documentaries, and films of people and events that shaped American history. Selections range from the 1895 Edison experimental talking movie to educational films from the 1950s. You'll also find history-themed television dramas, modern well-made documentaries, and even Hollywood movies.

*History Activities - Enjoy fun interactive games that teach about history while they entertain. Some games are hosted on the site, and some games are hosted on other websites. Topics include:

The Boston Tea Party
Presidential Turkeys
Jamestown Online Adventure
Animated Atlas
Lewis & Clark Expedition Game

*History Topics Timeline - Explore an interactive timeline covering topics such as:

Native American
African American
Colonial American
Revolutionary War
Civil War
Frontier/Pioneers
Railroads/Trains
World War I
Great Depression
World War II
Science & Inventions
Space Race
And many more!

This is a great resource for supplementing any study of history, or exploring your interest in various historical eras.
Contributed by:ClickSchooling ©Copyright 2021, All Rights Reserved, ClickSchooling
C A T E G O R I E S
Orientation:General
Subjects:History
Teaching Methods:Online Interactive
I N T E N D E D   F O R:
Ages:9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18
Grades:4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12
F O R   M O R E   I N F O R M A T I O N
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