Helpful Links for Learning
Teachers Mouse Pad - Internet Resources to enhance your curriculum.
TeacherNet - offers all kinds of resources sorted by level.
EduHound - Everything on the Web for educators. Search by subject.
4Teachers.org works to help you integrate technology into your classroom by offering FREE online tools and resources. This site helps teachers locate and create ready-to-use Web lessons, quizzes, rubrics and classroom calendars. There are also tools for student use.
Apple Learning Interchange - Apple provides educators with lesson ideas, learning and teaching in a digital world stories, video's, and a technology showcase to share student work with others.
British website that offers links, games, quizzes, etc. on all topics - including art and music. (http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/)
Gail Lovely - A former lower elementary teacher provides resources on Reading and Literacy to how to deal with War and Terrorism in the classroom. Great resource!
NewsWord - Word searches and word lists.
Bablefish - Free language translator.
FunBrain - Offers a "Quiz Lab" to post quizzes and grades them for you. Also offers a to find games based on standards, relating to curriculum, etc, and an online grading system that can be accessed from any online computer.
MathStories - Gives ideas for word problems.
ArtSite - Allows art portfolios to be put on schools intranet and other resources.
Economics and Children's Literature: List of book title, economic theme and a summary, just choose your grade level.
No Funny Money, Honey...I Want the Real Thing: Lesson plan with web activities for grades K-2; Key Economic Concepts: Barter, Characteristics of money, Money. Student online lesson. They can do it themselves!
MathSolutions - offers professional development ideas for math.
Atomic Learning - Offers free tutorials on various computer programs, etc.
Michigan Virtual University - offers PD - some for free and some not.