Around home we call Tam "Weasel" because she can sniff out
and locate the most remarkable things. Let her help guide you around these
nifty sites for educators and librarians. Librarians are also
encouraged to check out the specific librarian resources in Spot's Subject Guide. Updated 11/28/05.
Assignment Calculator --set up your due dates right here!
Time and Date.com --here's a site to select and print out handy calendars in a variety of formats.
Calendars.net --or if you prefer to have your calendar on the web, this is a good site to peruse
Critical Thinking--links to all aspects of critical thinking
T.E.A.M.S --Distance Learning on the Internet
Eschoolnews --an easy way to keep up with news in school and technology and it's free!
Electronic Technology in Teaching
Computers in Teaching and Learning --this time from England
eMail Classroom Exchange --looking for keypals, try ePals Global Network! Check this site as well as (link in Classroom Connect's site)
Discovery School's Worksheet Generator --worksheets, quick and easy from fill in the bland to multiple choice and beyond!
E-mail Discussion Listservs and Electronic Journals for Teachers--from Andy Carvin--includes a ton of other information from an HTML Crash Course on....
Filamentality --provides you with your own web space for whatever project your choose with no need for the HTML code or anything! Just fill in the blanks!
Funky Fonts --offers a variety of free and unusual fonts to download for use on your computer
Geography LabelMe Printouts --always looking for blank maps, etc. to be filled in? Here's the site from Enchanted Learning for geography, but there are a multitude of other subject areas here too!
Graphic Organizers --valuable tools for students and teachers alike provided at this site
Pathways to School Improvement
The Great Library Scavenger Hunt --resource for teaching research skills
Technology Tutorials Found on the Web--tutorials, etc. for use of technology in your classroom
Teacher Tools and Templates--from Education World, a series of links to all kinds of goodies
Trackstar --a way to quickly set up a series of web links for your students!
Virtual Field Trips --awesome site for taking students on Internet field trips in many subject areas at all grade levels.
Many other sites of this type can be found under Pooch Preferred Sites.
Association for Curriculum DevelopmentLinks here for ERIC, curriculum development, K12 Resources,restructuring, lesson plans and more.
Best Educational Sites Today(B.E.S.T)--now a new site called Education World--educational links to all sorts of things--lesson plans, learning disabilities and other educational pages.
Carrie's Sites for Educators
Best on the Web for Teachers --from Teach-Nology, a series of links to valuable sites of use to teachers.
California Learning Resource Network--provides links to useful electronic online resources for teachers.
Critical Thinking on the Web --from Tim Van Gelder
Educational Hotlists--from the Franklin Institute
The Educator's Network --a good set of very useful sites linked from here
Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)--full text non-journal articles now searchable and available free
ERIC Educator's Reference Desk--the new location for ERIC research
Eduptopia --from the George Lucas Foundation--includes links for assessment, teacher information and a multitude of other information
Electronic Learning Marketplace (ELM) --from right here in Maine an exchange by teachers and administrators--Maine Learning Results, lessons and all other sorts of things
Federal Resources for Educational Excellence --searchable in a variety of subject areas
Global Gateway--looking for a partner school or lesson plans? This site from England helps accomplish just that
GlobalSchoolNet Foundation(formerly FrEdMail)--everything from Olympics to Best Curriculum Projects
The Icing on the Cake; Online Tools for Classroom Use --terrific set of links from Kathy Schrock
The Lexile Framework for Reading --type in a title and get the lexile score rite at this site!
Online Professional Development Courses--from the University of Wisconsin if you want to take an online course. The site also includes links to Curriculum Resources.
Scholastic's Teacher Resources --includes both teacher resources and online activities center
Smithsonian Education for Educators--Search for lesson plans, field trips and other items from the Smithsonian
Tapped In --"The online workplace of an international community of education professionals."
T.H.E. Journal --Technological Horizons in Education Journal
Web Sites and Resources for Teachers
The Wise Man's Teacher Resource Page --from Ken Wiseman, a series of links for teachers
World Wide Web Virtual
Library: Educationlinks to sites in the field of
AskERIC Searchable Lesson Plan Database --now linked from here
Classroom Projects--The Teacher's Network with links for lesson plans, grants, online courses, etc.
The Gateway to Educational Materials(GEM) --Bills itself as one stop shopping for lesson plans where you can specify topic and grade level for your search.
Lesson Plans from the old ERIC site in many subject areas
Cyberbee --terrific site for all kinds of information from integration of the Internet into the classroom to citing electronic resources
Edutopia online--from the George Lucas Educational Foundation
Judi Harris' Links to Educational Telecommunication Projects
Learning Pages of the Library of Congress --another great resource for lesson planning--includes Pathfinders to people, places, time and topics
The Lesson Plans Page --2,500 free lesson plans, search by subject
MCREL's Links to LessonPlans --links to all subjects here.
Michigan's Teacher Network --searchable database
National Geograhic Education Guide --searchable lesson plans, maps, tours, etc.
Rubrics4Teachers --a great site where you can create you own or view what others have done
Stennis Space Center Office of Education--NASA's Site for Education
The New York Times Learning Network --lesson plans plus all kinds of education news
Al Bodzin's Homepage for Science Educators
Instructional Materials in Science Education
ArtsEdNet --site for art educators from the Getty
Educational Resources for K-12 Mathematics Teachers
History and Social Studies Web Site for K-12 Teachers
K12 Resources for Music Educators
LDResources --a terrific set of links for the LD educator--articles, links and much more
Math Site for Instructional Strategies
Physical Education --links and lesson plans
Resources for English Teachers--from NCTE
Resources for Social Studies Teachers --check out the resources links for your students as well!
Resources for Teaching about the Americas
Science Teacher Resource Center--submitted by science teachers
Social Studies Web Site for K-12 Teachers
Special Education Links
Teacher Oz's Kingdom of History --a wonderful set of links to all that is history!
Web English Teacher --"Web English Teacher presents the best of K-12 English/Language Arts teaching resources: lesson plans, WebQuests, videos, biography, e-texts, criticism, jokes, puzzles, and classroom activities"
Web Physics --for
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