• People and Places Printables
    America for the People Poster: Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt's words and their meaning in the context of the 1940's are the foundation for a book that create. ...
  • People and Places Printables
    America by the People Poster: Thomas Jefferson
    explore the concept and meaning of liberty by summarizing Thomas Jefferson's ideas. ...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    History Activities
    Meet Historical Figures
    Meet Historical FiguresFor: Kids 10-14 Required: Reference sources. Ask your kids the same question, then see if they can collect enough research to piece together a bio. Offer some standard questions to "ask" during the time travel, such as: How...
    Steve Bennett
  • Government Printables
    America of the People Poster
    This poster and related lessons get thinking about the domestic and foreign affairs in 1961 and compare them to those in 2001. ...
  • School and Learning
    History
    Quizzes from the 20th Century
    Quizzes from the 20th CenturyFrom the Industrial Revolution to the rise of the World Wide Web, take a look back at the 20th Century with these quizzes.1900-1909 Turn the clock back to the start of the century. What do you know about the men, wome...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    History Activities
    Historical Reporter
    Historical ReporterFor: Kids 10 - 14Required: Reference sources. Ask your child to research an historical event (or begin with one he or she has been studying in school). Then, assign your junior journalist a news story, based on the happening. T...
    Steve Bennett
  • Entertainment and Activities
    History Activities
    Historical Tours
    Historical ToursFor: Kids 8 to 12 Anybody can study history. But it takes an enterprising young historian, like your child, to give scholarly driving tours of your hometown -- the way it looked years and years in the past. There are two variatio...
    Steve Bennett
  • AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Could Be Healthy
    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
    Curious World
  • Entertainment and Activities
    History Activities
    Historical Tours
    Historical ToursFor: Kids 8 to 12 Anybody can study history. But it takes an enterprising young historian, like your child, to give scholarly driving tours of your hometown -- the way it looked years and years in the past. There are two variatio...
    Steve Bennett
  • Entertainment and Activities
    History Activities
    Meet Historical Figures
    Meet Historical FiguresFor: Kids 10-14 Required: Reference sources. Ask your kids the same question, then see if they can collect enough research to piece together a bio. Offer some standard questions to "ask" during the time travel, such as: How...
    Steve Bennett
  • Entertainment and Activities
    History Activities
    Changing History
    Changing History For: Kids 9 and upRequired: Just your time. Perhaps your young negotiators would have found a way for the colonists and the British to resolve their differences without warfare -- and now they can tell you how they would have acc...
    Steve Bennett
  • Entertainment and Activities
    History Activities
    Historical Reporter
    Historical ReporterFor: Kids 10 - 14Required: Reference sources. Ask your child to research an historical event (or begin with one he or she has been studying in school). Then, assign your junior journalist a news story, based on the happening. T...
    Steve Bennett