Websites for Chicago History
Great Chicago Stories - Use on laptop only. Website will not work well on an iPad.
Chicago for Young Scholars - Facts, Landmarks, and History of Chicago
My Chicago - Resource from the Chicago Historical Society
The Pullman Era - History Files on the Pullman Era
Reverse flow of Chicago River - article explaining reasons for reverse flow of Chicago River
Section 3.5 of the 3rd Grade D181 Information Literacy Standards:
Recognize the need for citing sources and record citation information (e.g., author, title, place of publication, publisher, copyright date) with prompting and support
Print these worksheets to take notes and to gather information about the sources you use in this project.
World Book: Explore Illinois - This guide provides links to resources in World Book Online Reference Center.
Encyclopedia of Chicago - Chicago History Museum, Newberry Library, Northwestern University
Harcourt Biographies - Various biographies
Illinois Periodicals Online - Collection of periodicals related to Illinois