Teacher Resources

This page contains links to resources that teachers may find useful in their practice.

If you have any links you would like to share with your colleagues please stop by the Library Media Center or use the contact form.

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Click on the Common Core App tab on the right to view the Common Core Standards.

PHYS ED & HEALTH

4Teachers.org 

Tools to help teachers integrate technology into their classrooms.

American Memory Project

Primary documents and resources on subjects from advertising to women's history. Includes a Today in History feature. From the Library of Congress.

ArtsEdge

Lesson plans for grades K-12 from The Kennedy Center connecting Music, Visual Art, and Theater to many other subject areas.

Awsome Stories

Great stories related to current topics. Contains related primary document and multimedia sources and lesson plans. Registration required.

Common Core Standards Initiative Toolkit

Contains the NY State P-12 Common Core Learning Standards and resources to assist in understanding the Common Core Standards.

Copyright Tools

Online tools to help you determine the copyright status of a work. Tools include: Public Domain Slider, Section 108 Spinner, Fair Use Evaluator, and Exceptions for Instructors eTool. From the Copyright Advisory Subcommittee of the ALA Office for Information Technology Policy.

Curriki

"Curriki's global community of more than 86,000 educators is building the first and only web site to offer a complete and open course of instruction for primary and secondary education. Curriki's repository has thousands of free and open learning resources including lesson plans, videos, worksheets, multimedia activities, full courses and much more." ~ curriki.org

Digital Learning Day Toolkit 

Tools to help you think about how you can integrate technology into your lessons.

Edmodo

"Edmodo provides a safe and easy way for your class to connect and collaborate, share content, and access homework, grades and school notices. Our goal is to help educators harness the power of social media to customize the classroom for each and every learner." ~from About Edmodo

Educators' Resources on the WWW

Links to lesson plans, curriculum, research skills & tools, projects, and more. Provided by Jim Moulton.

EXCITE!

A collection of teaching and reference materials developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to introduce and excite youth from kindergarten through 12th grade about the knowledge and skills utilized by public health professionals. The information presented in EXCITE! includes such academic subjects as life sciences, epidemiology, mathematics, social studies, language arts, and health education. ~EXCITE! home page

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence

Teaching Resources from Federal Agencies. Contains animations, primary documents, photos, images, online exhibits, and more.