Regents Exam Prep Center
The Authentic History Center endeavors to tell the story of the United States primarily through popular culture. It was created to teach that the everyday objects in society have authentic historical value and reflect the social consciousness of the era that produced them. New interpretive sections are added when substantial resources have been collected. Until then, incomplete collections are presented as digital archives without comment for individual study. The site is a work in progress
An in-depth information reviewed by
prominent scholars on each president and
A complete interactive lesson plan with
activities and quizzes
Colonial History and the Revolutionary War
Select any of the subheadings below to view all of our examples of currency emitted in those states.
Colonies/ States are listed in alphabetical order followed by Continental Currency. Following
the currency are Lottery Tickets and then Fiscal Documents, both are listed chronologically by colony.
Interesting Facts and information about Famous Explorers
List of names of the most Famous Explorers
List of Fast Facts and information about Famous Explorers accomplishments and achievements
The Major voyages of discovery and exploration of the Famous Explorers
A list of explorers would easily include Christopher Columbus and his exploration. Famous, worldwide, and innovative would all be words historians could use to describe his trip to the New World
Check out places on earth in "real time".
Great for writing projects, changes over time,
animal observation, etc. (Elem, Mid, High)
Download interactive geography US maps
and world maps. (Elem, MS)
Restore a prairie using biology, ecology
and climatology. (Elem, MS)
Short films of noteworthy famous moments
in early American history. (Elem, Mid, High)
You choose to place
state on map with or without state outlines.
A third option is placing the name of the state
in the correct location. (Elem)
Explore American history through these
collections and activities. (Elem, Mid, High)
Information and activities about US government
specifically tailored for educators and students.
(Elem, Mid, High)
- you won't be able to save it, but you
can print it. (Elem, Mid, High)
start and end dates for a listing of world
wide events. (Middle, High)