Lancaster High School

Lancaster Central School District

Centers of Learning and Growth

Ancient Civilizations
Roman Empire
Exploring Ancient World Cultures
An introduction to Ancient World Cultures.
Illustrated History of the Roman Empire
An informational site about the Roman Empire.
NOVA Online / Secrets of Lost Empires / Roman
Bath / A Day at the Baths 
A virtual tour of a Roman Bath.
Library of Congress
Timelines to 1960s, 1970s, 1980s and 1990s
dMarie Time Capsule
Food Timeline
Ever wonder what the Vikings ate when they set off to explore the new world?  How Thomas Jefferson made his ice cream? What the pioneers cooked along the Oregon Trail?  Who invented the potato chip…and why?  Food is the fun part of social studies!  The tricky part is finding recipes you can make in a modern kitchen,  with ingredients bought at your local supermarket and bring into school to share with your class. This page is for you!
Odyssey Online
A journey to explore the ancient Near East,  Egypt,  Greece, Rome,  and 19th – 20th Century Sub-Saharan Africa.
WhoWhatWhen:  Historical Timeline/Quotes Online
WhoWhatWhen is a database of people and events from 1,000 A.D. to the present.  Create graphic timelines of periods in history and of the lives of individuals.  Quotes Online!

Exhibits Collection – The Middle Ages 
A site devoted to life in the Middle Ages.

EyeWitness:  History through the Eyes of Those Who Lived It:
Covers the following topics:  Ancient World, Middle Ages/Renaissance, 17th Century, 18th Century, 19th Century, Civil War, Old West, 20th Century, World War I and World War II.


Geobopological Survey
Exploring our world and nurturing...creative, independent and fearless thinkers.
Heraldry Sites
Design a Coat of Arms
Hereditary Titles
A fully illustrated,  searchable glossary of 500 heraldic terms and coats of arms.
Heraldry on the Internet, Coats of Arms, Family Crests
A site designed to search genealogy.
Heraldry-International Civic Arms
This site is completely devoted to civic heraldry,  ie. coats of arms of countries,  states,  provinces,  towns,  villages,  etc.  The site is not restricted to any country.
Latin Phrases
Holocaust Sites
A Cybrary of the Holocaust
A Teacher’s Guide to the Holocaust
The Jewish Virtual Library – The Holocaust
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
The Middle Ages - Mr. Clifford


Exhibits Collection – Renaissance

BBC News-World War I:  The Great War:  80 Years On
Encyclopedia of the First World War
First World  A multimedia history of World War One
History Central:  The Vietnam War
Trenches on the Web - Trench Search
World War I
World War I:  Trenches on the Web
World War I, Links to Other Resources
WWII Resources

World Belief Systems




World War I and Russian Revolution
The Authentic History Center
BBC-Schools Online WWI
GO to the Trenches
Last Modified on May 23, 2016