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History Resources

The Oxford African American

Studies Center combines the authority of carefully edited reference works with sophisticated technology to create the most comprehensive collection of scholarship available online to focus on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture.
The Oxford African American Studies Center provides students, scholars and librarians with more than 10,000 articles by top scholars in the field.
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*NEW RESOURCE FOR TEACHERS! Teach Middle East Homepage -
Discover the great currents of continuity and change throughout Middle Eastern history…
This resource was written by many of the best scholars in the field of Middle Eastern studies and created in partnership with the National Endowment for the Humanities and three University of Chicago units, the Oriental Institute, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and the eCUIP Digital Library Project.

Local Museum Links:
Chicago History Museum -
The Field Museum -
The DuSable Museum -

Cool Links:
The National Archives

CNN Student News

C-Span Classroom

Digital History

PBS History

Women's History Month

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History is delighted to welcome Wendell Phillips Academy High School into the Affiliate Schools Program! The Affiliate Schools Program, funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), is a growing network of schools across the country, dedicated to improving the teaching of American history in K-12 schools.Website Address -

Affiliate Schools Receive:
  1. Resources for teachers divided into eight historical eras. Each era includes scholarly articles, lesson plans, document-based questions including the original articles, podcasts, and how-to’s.
  2. Free classroom materials three times a year.
  3. Personalized consulting services from GLI education coordinators including templates and
  4. Technical assistance for Saturday history programs, guidance and materials for history clubs, and advice on grant opportunities. Please email your regional coordinator.
  5. Priority access to professional development opportunities, including summer seminars and invitations to forums and events in your area.
  6. A discount on all Gilder Lehrman publications including posters, books, and resource boxes,
  7. Themed sets of documents and high resolution PDFs from the Gilder Lehrman Collection, an archive of more than 60,000 rare historical manuscripts located in New York City. To view the Gilder Lehrman Collection please go to For PDF and booklet requests, please email
  8. Traveling exhibitions on major historical topics.
  9. Participation in the Civil War Essay Contest, an annual essay contest for Gilder Lehrman Affiliate School students, with prizes

Mrs. Taylor's Classes

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What is the Sanskrit Language
Sanskrit Alphabet
Translate Sanskrit Language

Indo-Europen Languages
The Family of Indo-European Languages
Indo-European Languages

Trans-Atlantic Project -

Middle Passage -

100 Influential African-American Past and Present Project
The Grio Homepage -

Follow the Drinking Gourd Video

Plagiarism Video -
Use the special username/password combination -
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Mrs. McBride’s Classes - Statistics on Crime**
Statistics on Crime: Chicago -
Statistics on Crime: Illinois -
Statistics on Crime: United States -

Mr. Retsos Classes

Chicago History Fair - The Chicago History Fair Homepage

United States Constitution:
The Constitution Study Guide -

reate the Constitution Game -
The Constitution Relay Game -
A Roadmap to the Constitution -
The Pirates of the Preamble Game -
Various Power Point Presentations about the Constitution -

Ms Randall's Classes

Honors Consumer Education Class -