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Educational Resources: Social Studies

Social Studies and history and the world globe

Do you want to learn more about economics, politics, and history? There are many educational resources available to students, parents and staff through the use of the Internet, yet it is often difficult to find reliable resources that can be trusted.   Social studies help young people to make important and reasonable decisions to become a responsible, independent… read more >>

Ohio Barns

Bicentennial Barn painting photograph

The barn has important architectural and engineering significance in Ohio.  According to, (one of the resources listed on our Kidzone learning resources portion of our website), barns can be examined scientifically to determine agricultural patterns, economic conditions, and settlement history.  Explore the Heartland Science website to learn about crib barns, German bank barns, raised or basement barns, side hill barns, Ohio Saxon barns, transverse frame… read more >>