Teaching Resources for K12 Social Studies Classrooms

These curated teaching playlists are full of blended learning resources for K-12 social studies teachers. You can add this standards-aligned content to existing lesson plans, or assign through Kiddom, our free app, to see how the content and standards perform for your class.

Urban, Suburban, Rural

Invite your students to understand at the characteristics of urban, suburban and rural communities with these blended learning activities.

For Grades K-2

The Dark Ships Move

This interdisciplinary playlist contains resources to help students understand the historical significance of the transatlantic slave trade's Middle Passage.

For Grades 6-8

teaching the bill of rights excerpt from constitution on crinkled brown paper with flag in the background

Know Your Rights: Teaching the Bill of Rights

Take an in-depth look at the 10 amendments that make up the Bill of Rights. These resources will challenge your students to consider the legacy of these laws today.

For Grades 3-5

From China, With Love

This playlist provides an overview of some of China’s greatest technological achievements; the compass, gunpowder, printing, and paper-making.

For Grades 3-5

World War I: A New Era

In WWI, the world watched on in horror as technology showed its dark side, ushering in the first modern mechanized war. These resources explain this new era.

For Grades 9-12

Black History Month Themed Teaching Playlists

Through interactive features, primary source materials, and articles, inspire your students to think critically about how their own actions can contribute to a more equitable future.

For Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12

Voting-Themed Teaching Playlists

Use these voting-themed blended learning teaching resources to help children of all ages understand the importance of voting and why their voice matters.

For Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12

Halloween-Themed Teaching Playlists

Peer into the Kiddom cauldron as it bubbles over with videos, lessons, interactive content, games and stories that are as fun and educational as they are thrilling.

For Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12

Relearning Thanksgiving Themed Teaching Playlists

Reflecting on the first Thanksgiving with students? Here we’ve highlighted some phenomenal resources that honor indigenous perspectives of the holiday.

For Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12

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