PUSD High School Resources Page

Recommended by or authored by PUSD Teachers

Language Arts | Science | History/Social Science | Mathematics  & Math Links

Disclaimer: The links here have been scrutinized for their grade and age appropriateness; however, contents of links on the World Wide Web change continuously. It is advisable that teachers review all links before introducing these to students

  • SASinSchool - This software is loaded on the servers (our "intranet") at our high schools, Bernardo Heights and Mesa Verde Middle Schools. To learn how to get it on the internet, since it is password protected,  type <sas.pusd> into the URL window.   Excellent student activities.
  • Riverdeep - PUSD has access to the online features of Riverdeep for this school year and next, through June 2004.  pusdstudent1 - Email Denise for details.

Writing with Style Manual

Publishing Student Work


World History | US History | Civics | Economics

World Literature |

Shakespeare Brochure Web Project - From Leslie McNabb, MCHS


US History

Ben's Guide
Our Nation | Historical Documents | Branches of Government | How Laws Are Made National versus State Government | Election Process | Citizenship | Gam
Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938
Manuscript Division, Library of Congress and Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress Search by Keywords | Browse Narratives by Narrator |
. Presented by The Dirksen Congressional Center, a non-profit, nonpartisan research and
Footsteps to Freedom 1999
Follow a delegation of educators from Southern California as they retrace the treacherous trails followed by fugitive slaves seeking freedom in Canada
freedomforum.org: Education for Freedom
History Matters: The U.S. Survey on the Web
Welcome to History Matters! Designed for high school and college teachers of U.S. History courses. This site serves as a gateway to Web resources and
NJN - Holocaust
| | Schedules Television Radio TV Webcast Watch Online Listen Online Digital NJN's digital television and technology Workforce Ready to Earn Service L
Presidents of the United States
US Presidents facts, presidential trivia, biographies, campaign slogans, museums, scandals, speeches and more research and information sources.
Spy Letters of the American Revolution -- From the Collections of the Clements L
An exhibit of Revolutionary War spy letters from the Sir Henry Clinton Collection at the Clements Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Star Spangled Banner Mystery
From Smithsonian
State Game
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Surfing the Net with Kids: Independence Day
The best Independence Day sites for kids, teachers and families, from United Feature Syndicate.
TeachersFirst - Frontier Forts
The Bill of Rights Institute
The Underground Railroad
Visitors since May 15, 1999 Mr. Leahy's Class Our Virtual Underground Railroad Quilt Click on quilt to learn more about the Underground Railroad Award
The Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War
Copyright 1999 All Rights Reserved Edward L. Ayers
To market - Colonial marketplace
UnderGroundRailRoad: Home
a delegation of educators from Southern California retraced the treacherous trails followed by fugitive slaves seeking freedom in Canada in the years before the Civil War.

Civil War at the Smithsonian Web Page - http://civilwar.si.edu/home.html

National Archives Learning Curve Index - http://learningcurve.pro.gov.uk/us-index.htm#top

America's Story from America's Library - http://americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi/jb

Lost and Found Sound, NPR - http://www.npr.org/programs/lnfsound/index.html


Surfing the Net with Kids, Civil War - http://www.surfnetkids.com/civilwar.htm






The Rise of Democratic Ideals

World War I and its Consequences

The Industrial Revolution

Totalitarianism in the Modern World

The Rise of Imperialism and Colonization

Internationalism in the Contemporary World