Mrs. Abelson's ESL Website

Mrs. Abelson's ESL Website

Civics
Civics Lessons
The Map as History                                        
U.S. History   
The White House
The White House Museum           


Prehistory
Ötzi, the "Iceman"

The Ancient Pueblo Peoples
The Lascaux Cave Paintings

Africa
Africa
Ancient Civilizations
How Mummies are Made
The British Museum Exhibits

The Age of Exploration

​The Revolutionary War
The Constitution of the United States
LIBERTY! - The Revolutionary War  (PBS Presentation)
How much do you know about the Revolutionary War?  Take this QUIZ!

Slavery
Biography of Harriet Tubman
Follow Harriet Tubman on the Underground Railroad

The Civil War
Timeline of the Civil War

Reconstruction of the South

Westward Expansion
The Lewis and Clark Expedition
Sacajawea

World War I
WWI

World War II
WWII and Ha'Shoah (The Holocaust)

The Civil Rights Movement
Timeline of the Civil Rights Movement
Civil Rights Movement Veterans

The Freedom Rides
Breaking the Color Barrier                                                                                                                

SCLC: The Southern Christian Leadership Conference
SNCC: The Student National Coordinating Committee
NAACP: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Black Muslims
Black Panthers
CORE: The Congress of Racial Equality
UFW: The United Farm Workers
Cesar Chavez

The Vietnam War
The Vietnam War
Muhammad Ali-Conscientious Objector

Documents
The National Archives

Geography and Maps
"Clickable" Map of Africa
University of Texas: Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection (interactive)

People
Benjamin Franklin
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 
Ghandi

Malala Yousafzai
Nelson Mandela