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Digital Resources for Teaching Social Studies with PBS LearningMedia

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PBS LearningMedia provides trusted, free, high-quality resources organized into subject-specific collection pages that can be filtered by grade and subtopic within Social Studies. Social Studies resources include short videos, lessons and interactive games. PBS LearningMedia's online library of resources is here to help your students keep learning!

We've listed all of the Social Studies collections in PBS LearningMedia for easy use. Find a featured collection and suggested learning activity to get you started. Note that all resources can be shared to Google Classroom, emailed or posted to a website.

Start by creating a FREE PBS LearningMedia account to access all the features. You can use the Lesson Builder Tool to add instruction or discussion questions to resources. For example, you can find a lesson about crafting an argument that guides you through the process of engaging students virtually.

PBS LearningMedia Social Studies Collections (full list)

→ Within these collections, you can filter by grade and resource type.