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Useful sites for teachers: History

Best of History Web Sites is " an award-winning portal created for students, history educators, and general history enthusiasts"; sites are rated for usefulness and accuracy

History Matters: "the U.S. survey course on the web". Designed for high school and college teachers of U.S. history

U.S. Department of Education has some good U.S. history resources for schoolteachers

U.S. History teacher resources from the National Archives

Genealogy for kids: article on how children can participate in genealogical research, with links to helpful sites

A teacher's guide to the Holocaust: An award-winning site about the Holocaust, packed with information, photographs, movie clips etc.

A visual sourcebook of Chinese civilization: designed to add to the material teachers can use to help their students understand Chinese history, culture, and society

The British Museum has an extensive site on ancient Egypt