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Classroom Resources


Inventions and Technology of the 19th Century


Military Technology

  • Advances in Military Technology
  • Gun Timeline: A Timeline of Firearm History
  • History of Rocketry
  • Important Dates in Gun History
  • Tactics and Weapons of the Revolutionary War




Production (how things are made)

Native American Legal Actions


Britannica Online
The Mariners' Museum (Ships, Routes, & Navigation Tools)

Webcomics for Kids

  • The Creepy Casefiles of Margo Maloo by Drew Weing: Charles Thompson's parents have taken him from his comfy home and moved to a run-down hotel in a strange city, where there's a troll in his closet.
  • Sheldon by Dave Kellett: Goofy humor in this gag-a-day comic
  • Breaking Cat News by Georgia Dunn: A trio of cats report, CNN-style, on the doings of the people in their house in this daily comic.
  • Gunnerkrigg Court by Tom Siddell: Follows the supernatural adventures of Antimony Carver and her friend Kat Donlan at a most peculiar boarding school.

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