American Prospect Semi-monthly liberal political magazine. American Spectator Conservative monthly political magazine published 10 times a year.
Lesson Plans – Best of History Web Sites
City Journal A quarterly magazine of urban affairs, published by the Manhattan Institute. Commentary A monthly political magazine that is a strong voice of neoconservatism. Democracy A quarterly journal of progressive ideas. Dissent A quarterly of politics and culture from the left. The European Online magazine that debates the issues of the day.
Independent Review Quarterly interdisciplinary journal on economics and government policy. Mother Jones Bi-monthly liberal political magazine. Magazine Bi-monthly magazine covering women's issues. The Nation Weekly liberal political magazine.
National Affairs Quarterly conservative journal on domestic policy, political economy, society, culture, and political thought. National Journal Weekly non-partisan journal of public policy. National Review Bi-monthly conservative political magazine. New Republic Published 10 times a year, a liberal magazine of politics and culture.
New Statesman A weekly UK political, cultural and current affairs magazine. Prospect Monthly UK magazine focused on politics, economics, and current issues.
Reason Monthly libertarian political magazine. Roll Call Published daily when Congress is in session; otherwise once a week.
Salon Online magazine covering news, politics, culture, technology, and entertainment. Slate Online magazine of politics, news, business, technology, and culture. The Spectator Weekly UK conservative political magazine. Spiked Online UK current-affairs magazine. Washington Monthly A political magazine looking into improving government. Weekly Standard Neo-conservative political magazine.
Randall's ESL Cyber Listening Lab For English Students
Stories link to organized primary and secondary source materials found principally at U. The purpose of the site including its separate, stand-alone channels is to take visitors on a virtual guided tour of relevant on-line source materials.
Be sure to check out Click2History. Turning the Pages Turning the Pages is an award-winning interactive display system developed by The British Library to increase public access and enjoyment of some of its most valuable treasures. There are currently fifteen treasures on display in Turning the Pages including: Primary Access Primary Access allows students to use primary source documents, pictures, videos, and recordings to create multimedia presentations about a specific topic in history.
It uses a general layout that consists of video recordings, outlines of ideas, timelines of history that include dated pictures and archives and much more. While the information may seem limited at times, it provides a good layout for students to begin formulating a general idea of what they want to focus on.
ThinkQuest Library The ThinkQuest Library is a free educational resource featuring websites created by students around the world as part of a global competition. There are some outstanding websites here that ca serve as an example to students of what they can accomplish.
Go to the Library section to view websites organized by topics.
Online Databases • Temple College
This is a subscription website, but one that many teachers feel is worth the expense. It is aimed at students between years.
C-SPAN in the Classroom is a free membership service that offers information and resources to assist educators in their use of primary source, public affairs video from C-SPAN television. Teacher Resources provides course material and helpful link.