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State and Standards

  1. www.ocde.k12.ca.us – information regarding Orange County Public Schools including school and district information and API.
  2. www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/index.asp - this website gives all the California content standards for all grade levels.

http://cnets.iste.org/ - gives the national educational technology standards

http://www.wsd.k12.ca.us/- Westminster School District homepage

Games

http://www.hardin.k12.ky.us/res_techn/countyjeopardygames.htm

Games for all grade levels and various subject areas.

 

General Resources

http://www.vickiblackwell.com/

Teacher Resource Website

 

http://school.discovery.com/

Discovery for Kids– Resource site

 

http://www.factmonster.com/

Fact Monster is the largest free reference site just for kids!

 

http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/KidsClick!/

Web search for kids by librarians

 

http://eduplace.com

Teacher resources for all subject areas

 

http://www.buddyproject.org/capers/default.asp

Computer Capers from The Next Generation of Teaching and Learning, based on Indiana State Standards

 

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/k12links.htm

Links for Grades K-12

 

Icons

http://www.iconarchive.com/

10,000 icons in gif and ico format

 

Independent Learning

www.atomiclearning.com

Mini-tutorials for independent learning

 

http://thejournal.com/magazine/vault/articleprintversion.cfm?aid=5387

20 Technology Skills Every Educator Should Have (Many links for independent learning)

 

http://www.computertips.com/Microsoftoffice/microsof.htm

Microsoft Office Tips for Excel, Power Point, Word, and more

 

http://www.computerlab.kids.new.net/what_to_do.htm

All kinds of games to play online with primary students

 

Inspiration Activities

http://cbss.uoregon.edu/learn/tools/InspirationActivities.htm

List of templates available for use with Inspiration

 

Interactive Websites

http://www.ga.k12.pa.us/curtech/interactive/interactive.htm

Interactive Classroom (select by grade level)

 

http://www.fsdb.k12.fl.us/rmc/tutorials/whiteboards.html

Interactive White Boards in the Classroom

 

http://www.waukesha.k12.wi.us/WIT/SmartBoard/specificapps.htm

Using Electronic Whiteboards in Your Classroom

http://www.education.smarttech.com/ste/en-US/Ed+Resource/Lesson+Activities/Notebook+Activities/

Search for Notebook lessons by standards or subject area

 

http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives for Interactive Math

 

http://www.eduscapes.com/sessions/smartboard/

Engaging Learners the Smart Board Way

 

 

http://www.center.k12.mo.us/ed ech/resources/SBsites.htm

Interactive Internet Resources

 

http://www.leesummit.k12.mo.us/its/smartboard.htm

Smart Board Resources, Lessons, and Templates

 

http://anderson.usd259.org/SmartBoard/Smartboard.htm

Links to Interactive Websites

 

http://www.d131.kane.k12.il.us/Bardwell/smartboard.html

Smart Board Ideas

 

http://www.theteachersguide.com/InteractiveSitesMathSmartBoard.htm

Interactive Math Sites for the Smart Board (Elementary Level)

 

http://edweb.tusd.k12.az.us/ekowalcz/math/elementary_web_sites.htm#Number%20Sense%20and%20Operations

Links to Elementary Interactive Math Sites

 

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/grade_level_help.htm

Grade Level Skills Help Pages

 

Language Arts

http://abcteach.com/

Teacher Resources for Language Arts

 

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/punctuation/index_pre.html

Punctuation Campground (punctuation practice for upper elementary students)

 

http://www.storylineonline.net/

Stories

 

 

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Home.html

Elementary Teacher Resources

 

http://www.kitzu.com/

Digital Kits for Education

 

4 Blocks Literacy Framework: Leveling Correlation Table (correlates Wright Group Level ~ Reading Recovery~ Fountas & Pennell ~DRA)

 

http://teacher.scholastic.com/products/trio/TRIOLevelingGuide.pdf

Scholastic Leveling Guide

 

http://www.lexile.com/DesktopDefault.aspx?view=ed&tabindex=5&tabid=67

Lexile Framework for Reading

 

http://www.timetabler.com/reading.html

Readability of Text

 

Math

http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/lessons/index.html

Interactive Math Lessons Based on NCTM Standards (mid-school appropriate)

 

http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/elementary/index.html

Interactive Math Lessons Based on NCTM Standards (grades 3-5)

 

http://www.aplusmath.com/

Interactive Math Skill Building Site for Students

 

http://www.aaamath.com/

Math for Students (k-8 all topics)

 

http://www.funbrain.com/teachers/index.html

Elementary Games, Lesson, Flashcards, and more

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/gameswheel.html

Interactive Games (Upper Elementary and Mid-School Level)

 

http://www.nceas.ucsb.edu/people/best/public_html/data/graph/types.html

Graph Types (Elementary Level)

 

http://score.kings.k12.ca.us/lessons.html

Schools of California Online Resources in Education (SCORE) Mathematics Lessons

 

http://www.coolmath4kids.com/

Student Mathematics Activities (Elementary Level)

 

http://shazam.econ.ubc.ca/flip/index.html

Ken White’s Coin Flipping Page

 

http://illuminations.nctm.org/

Illuminating NCTM’s Vision for Mathematics

 

http://www.dep.anl.gov/aattack.htm

ArithmAttack is a program to test your mathematical skills

 

http://www.quia.com/cb/8142.html

Decimal and whole number jeopardy (good for review)

 

http://www.math2.org/math/general/arithmetic/fradec.htm

Fraction to Decimal Conversion Table

 

http://www.mathguide.com/services/MathJeopardy.html

Pencil and paper Math Jeopardy4/3/2006

Math Flashcards

http://mathflashcardssoftware.info/mathclub/categories.html

Free Math Flashcards, Math Resources, and Games (This one takes a while to load)

 

http://www.homeschoolmath.net/math_resources_2.php

Online Interactive Games, Quizzes, and Tutorials

 

Music

http://www.nyphilkids.org/main.phtml

New York Philharmonic Kid Zone

 

http://www.songs4teachers.com/wintersnowactivities.htm

Theme-related Songs and Poems (primary level)

 

http://www.science-groove.org/MASSIVE/all_songs_title.php

Math and Science Song Information, Viewable Everywhere

 

http://dsokids.com/2001/rooms/DSO_Intro.html

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra's magical doorway to a world of musical fun and learning for students, parents and teachers!

 

Pictures to download

http://www.pics4learning.com

 

 

 

 

Professional/Educator Resources

http://www.discoveryeducatornetwork.com

Discovery Educator Network

 

http://teacherline.pbs.org/teacherline

 

 

http://www.schoolimprovement.com/info/pd360.cfm

 

 

Reading

http://www.starfall.com/

Books for Beginning Readers (Great for Independent Work Stations)

 

http://fc.glen.cc/~Karen_Ensor/BooksOnline.htm

A collection of sites for online stories for beginning readers

 

http://www.storylineonline.net/

Picture Books Read Aloud

 

Research

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

Free encyclopedia

 

Science

http://kids.msfc.nasa.gov/

NASA for kids –Science

 

http://www.mrspohlmeyerskinderpage.com/discoverybottles.htm

Discovery Bottles (Kindergarten)

 

http://www.carnegiemuseums.org/cmnh

Carnegie Museum of Natural Science

http://science.nhmccd.edu/biol/animatio.htm#general

Science Animations, Movies, and Interactive Tutorial Links

 

http://ology.amnh.org/

American Museum Natural History – Resource site

 

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/

Library of Congress – Resource site

 

http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/

Smithsonian Museum – Resource site

 

http://www.amnh.org/education/resources/?src=h_m

American Museum Natural History – Science

 

http://www.froguts.com/flash_content/index.html

(Go to Demo for Owl Pellets)

 

http://www.exploratorium.edu/explore/index.html

San Francisco Exploratorium

 

http://www.weatherpix.com/storm.htm

Science Pictures

 

http://acme.com/jef/science_songs/

Science Songs

 

http://www.privatehand.com/flash/elements.html

Elements in the Periodic Table

 

http://www.innerbody.com/htm/body.html

Body Systems

 

http://www.cellsalive.com/cells/3dcell.htm

Plant, Animal, and Bacteria Cell Models

 

http://www.davidson.k12.nc.us/webquests/weather/weather.htm

Weather Web Quest for fifth graders

 

http://www.forsyth.k12.ga.us/kadkins/temp_dir.htm

Directions for recording temperature stats using Excel

 

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/science/dictionary/

Illustrated Scientific Dictionary

 

Smart Board Resources

http://education.smarttech.com/ste/en-US/Ed+Resource/Lesson+Activities/SMARTIdeasActivities/USA/

Lessons from Smart Technologies for Elementary and Secondary Levels

 

http://www.center.k12.mo.us/edtech/SB/resources/SMART%20Board.pdf

Ideas for Integrating the Smart Board into Your Classroom

 

http://technology.usd259.org/resources/whiteboards/smartlessons.htm

Smart Board Lessons (K-12)

 

 

Social Studies

 

http://www.crf-usa.org/history_day/HistoryDay.html

California History Day information

 

http://www.legendsofamerica.com/CA-Mainpage.html

California History

 

http://loc.gov/families/

Library of Congress for kids

 

http://socialstudiesforkids.com/

Good resource for mid-school and above

 

http://eyewitnesstohistory.com/index.html

An online museum for teachers and students featuring active learning projects, multimedia components, virtual exhibitions, and resource guides for the study of American history.

 

http://digitalhistory.uh.edu/default.htm

Designed by the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.

 

http://americanhistory.si.edu/

National Museum of American History

 

http://www.ushmm.org/

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

 

http://www.history.org/history/

Colonial Williamsburg

 

Sound

http://www.wavsource.com/

Source for free Internet sound files (wav files)

 

http://wavsite.com/

4300 sounds (wav files) from movies, cartoons, and TV shows

 

Telecollaboration

http://www.monsterexchange.org/

Monster Exchange is designed to encourage the development of reading and writing skills while integrating Internet technology into the classroom curriculum

 

Video

http://www.unitedstreaming.com

user: Westm

password: 92683

 

Web Quests

http://www.webquest.org/

WebQuest News

 

 

http://www.vickiblackwell.com/webquests.html

Links to WebQuest Sites

 

http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/webquest/webquest.html

Additional WebQuest Links

 

Writing

http://www.coder.com/creations/tale/

Choose your own path story site