8th American Studies 

Mrs. Higgins

Citation Maker -- Cite your sources!

Web Site Evaluation Links:

Wikipedia is NOT a resource.


American History

The sites listed here are reliable and a good place to begin.  Some are specific to a project you have (or will be assigned).  Read the comments to decide if they are useful to you now.


American Heroes Research

Bill of Rights Fun Activities

  • America's Story - Leaders and statesmen, U.S. Presidents, Activists and Reformers, Adventurers and Exporers, Musicians and Composers, Writers and Artists, Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Scientists and Inventors, and Athletes and Entertainers

Homework Central @ Multnomah County Library:


Salem Witch Trial Links:


Native American Research


Revolutionary War Research

Timeout for fun!


Pre-Revolution Colonial Research

Just For Fun:
Colonial America Quiz

Lewis and Clark--American Heroes?