Social Studies

PowerMyLearning Connect Social Studies puts the world at your kids’ fingertips. Find loads of free activities on topics like Geography, U.S. History, World History, Civics, Law, Current Events, and Global Awareness. Kids who spend time with the exciting activities here are bound to leave more enlightened citizens of the world!

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Science Content: The Next Generation

Educators looking for engaging content aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) can now search by standard to find digital learning activities, checkpoints, and playlists. We have added and tagged over 750 science learning activities to NGSS and are rolling out NGSS-Certified Playlists for grades 3 – 8 throughout the month! Learn more.

New Standards-Aligned Checkpoint Library Allows Teachers to Gauge Student Progress in Middle School Math

Educators seeking high-quality assessment questions for their middle school math playlists can now search our library for prebuilt checkpoints. PowerMyLearning Connect now offers hundreds of prebuilt, auto-graded checkpoint assessments covering all CCSS middle school math standards. Stay tuned for additional open response and multiple choice questions aligned to NGSS in grades 3 – 8 coming soon. Learn more.

Featured Social Studies Activities

Tour the World

National Geographic
Come and join Toot and Puddle and explore food, music, and cultures from around the world.

Annie’s Archaeology Laboratory

Children’s Museum, IN
Join Annie the Archaeologist to uncover the relics and tools from ancient life around the world.

Supreme Decision

iCivics
Influence the outcome of a Supreme Court case by helping to cast the deciding vote.

The Coming of the American Revolution 1764-1776

Massachusetts Historical Society
Immerse yourself in the world of the colonists as they forged a new identity in North America.

Featured Certified Social Studies Playlists

PowerMyLearning Connect playlists let educators select and sequence fun Social Studies activities, and then assign them to students based on individual needs. Customize your own playlist or choose a Certified Playlist created by our team of experienced K-12 educators.