This is an 8th grade social studies page.

Resources: http://www.louisiana101.com/

http://www.enlou.com/time/timelineindex.htm
http://www.netstate.com/states/geography/la_geography.htm
http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0108219.html
http://www.kidport.com/reflib/UsaGeography/facts/Louisiana.htm
This is the link that I followed from Examhttp:
www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/ples of Blogs, Podcasts, and Wikis. It is like the Choose Your Own Adventure Stories. It was fun and creative. I think students would have a good time with it. I also liked the pictures that accompanied each choice.
http://mercilesscaverns.wikispaces.com/

I got these off of diigo
http://www.ourcourts.org/
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/declaration.htm//
http://www.communitywalk.com/
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/
http://www.socialstudiescentral.com/http://www.teachingcopyright.org/



IDEA FOR NEXT YEAR:
Scavenger hunt for handbook -google form - do at home? Place on teacher web?
Voicethread
What do you love about Louisiana's ___?
Slide 1 - location?
Slide 2 - culture?
Slide 3 - people?
SLide 4 - other?

KIVA - Show World on Fire video

Make a virtual field trip and share with another town.
"My Town"



Powerpoint - hurricane preparedness and awareness.