Please note that many of the tools within this Wiki can be used across the curriculum.

Historical Scene Investigation

Time Toast

Create and or browse timelines in the following categories: Music, Film, Science & Technology, Business, Politics, Biography, Art & Culture, Personal, and History. Includes both a Timeline and a Text View.

Lewis and Clark Example

Leslie Suters' Life Events


Museum Box

Museum Box
"Build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box."

Google Earth

Google Earth for Educators
Google Earth allows you to see 3D imagery, building, & terrain...find cities, places, & businesses
The Educators site includes Lesson Plans, Tutorials, Pro Grants, Student Work Showcase, and an online discussion community

Websites for Quality Primary Resources

Library of Congress
Volunteer Voices

Picture Trail

Famous Tennesseans (as depicted by 4th Graders at Norris Elementary School)


Appalachian culture