Teacher Resources

Thinkfinity Lesson plans, curricular websites, daily events with website resources.

Science (and more) to Music A long list of standards-based songs to use with your classes. You can download the audio file of the song, print lyrics, and view a Teacher’s guide with activities and suggestions for teaching.

4Teachers A website of resources and tools to help in the classroom.

Lesson Planet A collection of lesson plans and instructional ideas

PBS Teachers Professional and classroom resources
Khan Academy Many videos, practice lessons and resources for math, science, and history. SAT practice. Highly regarded.
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators A large collection of website resources for profession and curriculum content
Check out her Back to School Resources and General Educator's Guide to resources

Education World Activites, lesson plans, templates, professional articles, technology integration ideas and more. This site is rich with resources.

Learn NC Collection of lesson plans, web sites and other resources associated with NC Standard Course of Study

Teachers.net Teacher developed lesson plans, projects, and chatboards

TeachersFirst Lesson plans

Awesome Library Resources for students and teachers

Gateway to 21st Century Skills Over 50,000 resources including professional materials and a lesson plan library.

The Teacher's Corner Lesson plans, daily activities, bulletin boards, worksheets, thematic units, and other resources

Sites for Teachers A database of websites for teachers

Internet 4 Classrooms Subject-area resources, lesson plans, tutorials

eThemes Resource lists for subject-area topics

Curriki Open source resource by teachers for teachers

ThinkQuest Library Content-based webistes developed by kids for kids

Kids Click Online resources for kids

Kid Info Resources for research and studying for kids and teachers

WebQuests Library of quests and information

Global Schoolhouse Registry of collaborative online projects

Educational Blogs You Should Be Investigating Resources for all grade levels and subject areas as well as professional information and technology integration ideas

**NBCLearn**A collection of curriculum-related videos

100 Incredible and Educational Virtual Tours that You Don't Want to Miss Educational Opportunities to vitually visit cities, famous landmarks, buildings, museums, even outer space. Visit the human body, a life-sized whale, ball parks, theme parks, and even Google Earth tours.

ALA Notable Videos for Children 2010 List and and archives for recommended videos for students 14 and under

ALA Notable Recordings for Children A list of 30 recordings for children 14 and under.
BBC in Education Links to their interactive and multimedia content in various subject areas.We Give Books Free books for readers through age 10. Join the website and participate in reading literacy service projects. For every book read, one is donated.

Tools for Teachers

Rubrics- A collection of rubrics for every type of learning activity including multimedia presentations and web 2.0 tools, plus online rubric makers.
iRubric Examples of rubrics for every type of use which can be used or modified for your own class room project assessments. Free.

Checkout GPS devices from DPI to use with your class.

My Award Maker Create awards easily for your classroom, for sports, etc. Must download the apllication.

Picasa Online Photo Storage- Create a Googleaccount and then store, edit, organize and share your photos. Create slide shows, albums, and photo collages. Free Picasatutorial.

Excellent background textures for Wordles, PowerPoint presentations, etc. Right-click and save the image file, then insert into a PwerPoint slide as background. (Format->Background).

Homework Help Resources for all subject areas from Discovery Education

Free PowerPoint Games for Educators Game samples and templates
Quiz-Maker New and imporved reporting data. Free quiz generation.Quiz-Maker TourKeyboarding PracticeDocCop Free Plagarisim Tool Submit student work for checking.Testmoz Free test generator. Easy to use.
Tips for Teachers

Techy Tips for Integrating Technolgy: