CRAYON's News Sources  - Students can research from over 250 newspapers all over the world.

Scholastic News

Time for Kids  - Here is Time Magazine's informative site for kids. Keep up with the Top Stories and Current Events as it relates to you. Read about other kids making news and what they have to say. Build your own robot. Go to Mars.

Culture Quest  -  Take a tour of the world with Olivia Owl and Parsifal Penguin. Learn about different cultures while sampling the cuisine and art in as you travel the continents.

 Earth Calendar  - Find holidays by nation, date or religion.

50 States.com  - Click on the name of any state, and you'll learn about its capital, largest city, state flag, and much more. Each state page has links to state resources including an official state Web page, government pages, and related resources.

FirstGov for Kids

Food Timeline  - Ever wonder what the Vikings ate when they set off to explore the new world?  How Dolly Madison made her ice cream?  What the pioneers cooked along the Oregon Trail?

This Day in History - What happened today throughout history?  Also, find out what happened on your birthday.

Social Studies Digs

Grade 1

Grade 3

Grade 2

Responsibility & Citizenship

 Adventures from the Book of Virtues

Be a Good Citizen with Miss Rumphius


 Let's Go to City Hall

Monsieur Corbett and Monsieur Marmion

What is a Law?

People in History

Susan Brownell Anthony

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln (America's Story)

Historic Lincoln Places

Life of Abraham Lincoln

Young Abraham Lincoln: Log-Cabin President

 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Timeline Page

Peacemaker Hero: Martin Luther King, Jr.

 Freedom Hero: Rosa Parks

My Story: Rosa Parks

 Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott

Rosa Parks: Pioneer of Civil Rights

Lifesaver Hero: Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman & the Underground Railroad

Harriet Tubman (America's Story)

Young Harriet Tubman Freedom Fighter

Biographies for Kids: George Washington

Freedom Hero: George Washington

George Washington: A National Treasure

George Washington (America's Story)

Young George Washington: America's First President

White House Kids

Environmental Connections

 Air Quality Index for Kids

Earth Buddies


Environmental Kids Page

Kids Care about the Earth

Living on the Brink

Marine Debris

Natural Resources Kids Page

Paper University

Recycle City

Communities Today & Yesterday

At Home in the Heartland Online

Colonial Family and Community

Colonial House

Colonial Kids

From Foot to Flight : Transportation

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Frontier Girl

Learning Adventures in Citizenship

Old Sturbridge Village


Types of Communities

Way Back - US. History for Kids

What Is It?

Your Neighborhood


Grade 4

Civics/State Government

Dictionary of Wisconsin History

Wisconsin History for Kids

Wisconsin State Legislature

Maine State Government

Texas SenateKids

Stately Knowledge 

Where Would You Like to Go? 

Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids

Civics Online

Congress for Kids


Firstgov for Kids

Future State

Kids in the House

Life in the White House

The Three Branches of Government

U.S. White House

Your Idea Becomes a Law

Native Americans of Wisconsin

 How Far Is It

Native American Home Pages 

Native American Tribes and Cultures

NativeWeb Resources

Bad River Bank of Lake Superior Chippewa

Dictionary of Wisconsin History

Early Cultures: Pre-European Peoples of Wisconsin

Forest County Potawatomi

Forest County Potawatomi (Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council)

Great Lakes Intertribal Council (Native Wisconsin Home Page)

Ho-Chunk Nation

Indian Country Wisconsin

Interactive Map

Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa

Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa

Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin

Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin (Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council)


Oneida Indians of Wisconsin

Oneida Nation

Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa

Sokaogon Mole Lake Chippewa Community

St. Croix Band of Lake Superior Chippewa

Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians

Stockbridge-Munsee Community

Wisconsin Indian Tribes

Wisconsin Powwow

Lac du Flambeau

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe School 


Shaping of the Midwest

Dictionary of Wisconsin History

How Far Is It

Wisconsin: Celebrating People, Place and Past 

Wisconsin History for Kids

Wisconsin Pioneer Experience

How a Region Changed Over Time

Greatest Inventions

Greatest Inventors and Inventions

Invention at Play

Invention Dimension

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Kids Pages

Dictionary of Wisconsin History

Stately Knowledge: Wisconsin

Topics in Wisconsin History

Wisconsin: Celebrating People, Place and Past

Wisconsin Electronic Reader

Wisconsin History for Kids

Wisconsin's Great Lakes Shipwrecks