Online Resources for Teachers

http://www.nde.state.nv.us/  Dept. of Education
http://www.libraryspot.com/  Reference Desk
http://www.ed.gov/NLE/  National Library of Education (ERIC, GEM Etc.) Go to GEM (Gateway to Educational materials) Enter "Corps of Discovery"

History

http://www.kingtutone.com

http://www.grinda.navy.ru:8101/sailship/ship/shipanote.htm

Egypt

http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/vwdocs/kids/vrtrips.html 

Volcano Virtual Field Trips
http://www.uh.edu/~jbutler/anon/alphatrips.html  Geology Field Trips

www.socialstudies4u.com

Social Studies

http://silver.state.nv.us

Info about Nevada

www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/rushmore 

Mount Rushmore

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/ 

Kid friendly guide to Government

http://www.germantown.k12.il.us/html/intro.html

 http://www.tolatsga.org/Compacts.html http://www.bluecloud.org/11.html http://marilee.us/nativeamericans.html http://library.usask.ca/native/nphoto/index.html - photos

http://www.lfelem.lfc.edu/tech/DuBose/webquest/

Native American Indian sites

http://plasma.nationalgeographic.com/pearlharbor/ 

Pearl Harbor

http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=323 

Oregon Trail lesson

http://www.deweybrowse.org/westward.htm 

Westward movement-list of links

http://remember.org/educate/frank.html 

http://www.teachers.net/lessons/posts/330.html 

http://www.uen.org/utahlink/lp_res/AnneFrank.html 

http://www.teachervision.fen.com/lesson-plans/lesson-9381.html

http://fcit.coedu.usf.edu/holocaust/activity/68plan/afcntr2.htm 

Anne Frank-lesson

http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=224 http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=275 http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=379 

WWII-lesson

http://www.azcentral.com/ent/dead/ 

Day of the Dead

http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/ 

Facts about Countries around the World

http://www.archives.gov/exhibit_hall/picturing_the_century/

home.html  

http://www.archives.gov/index.html 

Photographs conveying strong political messages

http://www.pbs.org/kcet/newamericans/ http://jefferson.village.virginia.edu/vcdh/teaching/vclassroom/

Immigration
http://www.georgewashington.si.edu/  George Washington
http://www.mnh.si.edu/arctic/  Artic Studies center
http://www.mnh.si.edu/vikings/start.html  Vikings
http://www.learnthegreatbasin.net/  Learning Resource for the Great Basin

Reading and English

www.themoonlitroad.com Ghost stories and folktales of the American South
www.wordcentral.com Word Games
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Dictionary.html  online dictionary - good for Elem. will translate into several languages
www.plumbdesign.com/thesaurus 3D Thesaurus
http://www.magickeys.com/books/index.html  storybooks online

http://www.kidsbookshelf.com/writeto.asp http://www.superkidz.com/authors.html http://www.kidsreads.com/authors/write.asp

http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/browse/rzn9000/  

Authors addresses

http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/index.html 

Children's Literature web guide

http://www.writetoaceleb.com/ 

Write to a celebrity

http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/exploring/randj/connections/ 

Romeo and Juliet

http://www.readwritethink.org 

Resources for Reading and Language Arts

http://www.angelfire.com/wi/writingprocess/elemwplinks.html

ABC's of the writing process

http://www.biography.com/search/ 

Biographies of over 25,000 people

http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=240

http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=344
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=387
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=381

Fables and animal stories- lessons
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=242 Stories in Quilts

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/teachers/lessons/

20010629friday.html

http://www.cyberbee.com/cb_copyright.swf

Plagiarism 
http://www.m-w.com/  Merriam Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus 
http://kids.mysterynet.com/  Mysteries to solve, scary stories, and magic tricks

ESL Resources 

http://enchantedlearning.com English-spanish
dictionary,
coloring book for basic words, etc.
http://www.lclark.edu/~krauss/toppicks/toppicks.html
 
ESL Independent Study lab
http://members.aol.com/jporvin/casa.htm  Lots of links
http://a4esl.org/  lots of links and activities

http://members.aol.com/eslkathy/teacher.htm 

http://www.linguistic-funland.com/esloop/esloop.html 

http://www.usq.edu.au/library/liaison/education/sltx.htm#Lesson 

http://bogglesworld.com/phonics.htm

More ESL 
http://webtech.pioneer.resa.k12.ga.us/nidol/spanishforteachers.html Survival Spanish for Teachers

Math

http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/fractions/index.html Math problems for centers
www.gamequarium.com  Educational games to use in centers
www.mathstories.com Math Word problems for K-8
http://coolmath4kids.com Great site for K-12. Has math problems and mind twisters
http://www.gomath.com/  Interactive Mathematics Activities
http://www.learntosave.com/

http://www.umsl.edu/~wpockets/  

http://www.practicalmoneyskills.com/english/teachers/

Money-Learn about Money and saving money for kids 

Science

www.brainpop.com  Animated movies on health, science and technology
www.yucky.com  Gross body parts and function info
www.hhmi.org/coolscience Cool science for kids
www.innerbody.com/htm/body.html Good for reports on the body
http://www.sciencejoywagon.com/physicszone/  science lessons-Physics
http://www.ocean.com/  Oceans and has videos
http://www.omsi.edu Oregon Museum for Science and Industry
www.exploratorium.com Exploratorium (San Francisco) "Museum of science, art and human perception"
www.earthkam.ucsd.edu Photographs of the planet from a space shuttle
www.earthwatch.com Weather
www.nationalgeographic.com National Geographic
www.zooweb.com Live Zoo cameras
http://www.epa.gov/recyclecity/   U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - games, facts and activities to promote recycling.
http://www.metrokc.gov/dnr/kidsweb/haz_waste_main.htm  Hazardous wastes- game, quiz and more for kids.

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/Lessons.cfm?DocID=60 http://www.fi.edu/qa97/spotlight3/spotlight3.html http://www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/InventorsToolbox.html http://www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/GadgetAnatomy.html http://www.ed.uri.edu/SMART96/ELEMSC/SMART

Simple machines

http://www.solarnow.org/pizzabx.htm 

Pizza box solar oven

http://www.kidskonnect.com/Environment/

Environment

http://www.anapsid.org/rainforest.html 

Recipe for a Rain Forest

http://www.physicsclassroom.com/ 

Physics

http://scitoys.com/ 

Science toys to make
http://www.howstuffworks.com/  How stuff works

Other great tools online

www.enchantedlearning.com 

Games, stories and activities

www.cyberkids.com

Games, student created work, other links

www.amazing-kids.org 

Stories about amazing kids, activities

www.school.discovery.com

Games, homework help, puzzles, links, lesson plans

www.funbrain.com

Something for everyone

www.funschool.com

Educational Games and activities- Activities for Centers

www.homeworkcentral.com

Help with homework

www.libraryspot.com

Very cool research site-Virtual tours

www.kids-space.org

Kids space

Internet Sites For Teachers

www.education-world.com

Search engine, loads of info for teachers

www.puzzlemaker.com

Make different kinds of puzzles

www.webteacher.org

Lessons on using the Internet

www.ceismc.gatech.edu/busyt/homepg.htm

Busy teachers web site

www.globalschoolhouse.org

Teacher resources

www.aimsedu.org

Project AIMS

www.nps.gov

National Park Service

http://teachers.teach-nology.com/web_tools/rubrics/

http://rubistar.4teachers.org/rubric.php3?id=21&rubric=10 

http://www.rubrics4teachers.com/ 

Rubric Tools

www.spa3.k12.sc.us/WebQuests.html

About WebQuests

www.teachtsp2.com

Tom Snyder products-Free trials of programs

www.techlearning.com

Online magazine-lots of resources

http://www.teach-nology.com 

Web Portal for teachers

http://desktoppub.about.com/index.htm 

About Desktop Publishing-includes tutorials

http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/bluewebn/ 

searchable online library of Blue-Ribbon Websites

http://www.tonybrewer.com 

Many teacher resources

http://http://www.ivyjoy.com/midilink.htm#kids

Great links for sound files

http://www.ivyjoy.com/

Lots of great links for teachers and students

http://www.proteacher.com/ 

Lots of resources for teachers

http://www.4teachers.org/ 

Resources for teachers

http://www.coollessons.org/coolunits.htm#WEBQUESTS

http://webquest.sdsu.edu/webquest.html 

WebQuests
http://www.schoolexpress.com/  has a variety of educational materials
http://www.ucvts.tec.nj.us/ettc/links/linkhtml/templates/template.htm  Power Point Templates
http://internet4classrooms.com/  Lots of great links for teachers, for all kinds of lessons
 
 
 

Developed By:  Marian Nelson, Nov. 2006, PCSD  

This site was created and intended for educational use only.  Last update: Nov. 10, 2006.