Online Teaching Ideas & Resources
FREE:Federal Resources for Educational Excellence - FREE makes it easy for teachers, parents, students, & others to find teaching & learning resources from more than 40 federal organizations.
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators - Kathy Schrock's best web links are found at DiscoverySchool.com. This is an xcellent guide to teaching using the internet.
Scholastic.com - Teacher resources include classroom activities, reproducibles and ready-to-use strategies.
TeachersFirst.com - This site is sorted by subject and grade level, offers Web tutorials, Discussion groups, Professional resources, and Hot topics.
Virtual Fieldtrips - A site that takes you on an internet tour of a subject. For example, if you look at the dinosaur fieldtrip, you will find numeroust webpages with dinosaurs as their topics. You will also have support materials for the "trip." ... Grades k-12
Puzzlemaker - Create puzzles and games -- word searches, crossword puzzles, scrambled word tiles, mazes, and more!
Teaching Methods - A site sponsored by McGraw Hill which points you to educational links.
TIES - The home page for TIES which includes lots of ideas for teaching... all Minnesota based.
Specific Curriculum Links
Children's Literature - Resources for Teachers.
The Children's Literature Web Guide - Internet Resources related to books for children and young adults.
Geometry Center - A mathematics research and education center at the University of Minnesota.
History Wired: A Few of our Favorite Things - Exciting new page from the Smithsonian History Museum!
Minnesota Educational Resources - Excellent index to all webpages having anything to do with the state of Minnesota.
SCORE - CyberGuides TOC - CyberGuides are supplementary units of instruction based on core works of literature, designed to teach K-12 students to use the World WideWeb effectively.
Teaching with Historic Places(TwHP) - This site uses properties listed in the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places to enliven history, social studies, geography, civics, and other subjects. TwHP has created a variety of products and activities that help teachers bring historic places into the classroom.
Education Minnesota Online - The home page for the State Teachers organization.
Ericae.net - Educational Research tool as well as lesson plans for all levels and content.
Minnesota Teacher Retirement Association - The address for all of your retirement questions.
National Education Association - Your direct link to the National Education Association.
United States Department of Education - Direct link to the Department of Education.