US History Links:
John Green explains topics in US History in short and fun video segments.
For an older test (TAKS not STAAR), but good review of comprehension.
Standards for 11th Grade US History may be found here.
US Government Links:
Good information on different aspects of the checks and balances system.
Overview of the Electoral College from Archives.gov
Overview of the history of Faithless Electors from fairvote.org
Maps of every Presidential election from 1840-2008
Make your own electoral college map or view maps from previous elections
Create your own digital flashcards and quizzes
English Language Arts Links:
"Project Gutenberg offers over 45,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online."
Standards for Texas ELA classes. Both English 4 and English 3 standards may be found here.
MLA Style and Formatting Guide
This site makes siting your sources easy