Websites can be such a handy
source of ideas, inspiration, solutions, and information.
As you see one or I find one,
let's share the info and make it readily and easily available to everyone!
from Department of Homeland Security:
National Digital Learning Day - Feb 1, 2012 - Resources - HERE
VIDEO PRESENTATIONS FOR TEACHERS FROM THE CREATORS OF THE NEW NAT'L COMMON
The National PTA has colorful PDF files for parents that give
a brief overview of the Nat'l Common Core by grade level for Math & ELA - HERE
- "All purpose" types of websites:
free.ed.gov - loaded with resources for education
that were developed by governmental organizations. All free!
Educational Videos - http://www.watchknowlearn.org/default.aspx
GOOGLE FOR EDUCATION POSTERS
Educational Rap Music : http://www.educationalrap.com/song/poetry-for-life.html
IXL - http://www.ixl.com/ Math
FindingGod.org This is created by
Loyola Press - religion textbook publisher. Click on the tab for teachers and
explore or add the daily "finding God retreat" to your email inbox!
Geography Awareness Week - Nov 15 -
Constitution Day for Middle School - See c-span
page fordetailed info. Has video clips - for middle school.
Constitution Day for Elementary Grades -
World. this site has many resources of different types and levels.
Education World is a great web site.
Constitution Day for Everyone -
simple to do activities - The
THANKSGIVING click HERE
Honoring and Remembering Sept.
World offers book lists, ideas for
compassion and tolerance.
offers grade specific ideas.
for remembering Sept. 11.
visualgeography.com - organized
WorldHistory for Us
All.sdsu.edu - covers the 9 "big eras"
Social Studies Textbook - Glencoe The American Revolution Volume 1(for ABMV) - HERE
Free audio books - http://freeclassicaudiobooks.com/
Free Audio books and print books.
Huge set of resources!Project Gutenberg http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page
Online Books - another huge resource. Online print and audio. Also has Social
Studies resources for the South.
Skype an Author Network - most listed offer a 20 minute free Skype Q & A
INFORMATIONAL TEXT SOURCES -
"Article of the Week" by Kelly Gallagher - http://kellygallagher.org/resources/articles.html
Students could make a comic....of an imagined conversation between characters
in a Literature piece
or write sentences incorporating the grammar concept of the day or collaborate
on writing literary elements or.....
Wiki & blog HOW TO on glogster - watch the videos! HERE
- IMPROVE YOUR MEMORY! memory games
HUGE list of resources for use with an IWB:
Singing Horses for beginners http://svt.se/hogafflahage/hogafflaHage_site/Kor/hestekor.swf
text to speech:
iPhone Baldi: http://www.animatedspeech.com/iphonebaldi.html
Speak it: http://www.future-apps.net/main/Future_Apps.html
Cautionary Notes: http://learninginhand.com/blog/ipad-iphone-ipod-touch-issues-for-schools.html
More Websites with a huge selection!
Make online snowflakes: http://snowflakes.barkleyus.com/
aligns with RIT Bands for Math
University of Victoria source for Comprehension - British
spellings may be present
Timer : online
WOW! Multitude of PowerPoint presentations already created and
waiting for you to use! (Thank you John LaPonsie!!!)
NWEA MAP links - data RIT
Common Core Standards - http://www.corestandards.org/
"Teaching That Makes Sense" from The Free Learning Project.Classroom proven
teaching tools for all grade levels.
Free teaching tools in the form of PDF files to download and use. Clear
instructions given. http://www.ttms.org/
Free Safe Music: http://dig.ccmixter.org/
COURSEWARE - FREE!
Resource for Learning and Online Teaching
Flat Classroom Project
Williamsburg Electronic Field Trip