Teacher Resources - Elementary

 

Discovery Education
Discovery Education offers digital content, interactive lessons, real time assessment, virtual experiences, classroom contests & challenges, professional development and more. Discovery provides opportunities through digital media for students to experience the world in the classroom with fascinating people, places, and events.

Ideas for incorporating Dr. Suess books into your lessons throughout the year.

An excellent resource for teachers, students, and parents.  Spelling City offers a variety of fun and interactive ways to teach and study spelling words and vocabulary.  Students can access the lists from home to practice their spelling and vocabulary words.
 
This website offers hundreds of free, innovative online resources for teaching and learning American history.  History Explorer's resources focus on learning history by "reading" objects for the stories they hold about the nation and its many peoples. Learning activities feature artifacts selected from over 3 million items in the Museum's collections.
 
Illuminations - Resources for Math
This website was designed to "illuminate" the new NCTM Principles and Standards for School Mathematics. It contains over 600 useful lesson plans and over 100 online activities to make math come alive in your classroom. 

This is an online learning platform that offers videos and songs for grades K-12 for learning vocabulary across all content areas.  The songs incorporate interactive lyrics that provide additional information about the topic.
 
Quick tips and lessons offered in Language, Math, and Science that are informative, entertaining, and fun.
 
A comprehensive library of interactive, online virtual manipulatives and tutorials for K-12 Math instruction.
 
A wealth of resources for science lessons and tools for K-12 science teachers.
 
A fun and educational website for all levels featuring current events, games, glossaries, and excellent links for all aspects of social studies curriculum.
 
Thousands of free lesson plans complete with fun and engaging student interactives applicable to every subject and grade level.
 
A wonderful website with a multitude of interactive lessons and valuable links created by a classroom teacher that witnessed the positive impact technology had on her students.  Excellent for whole class instruction or individual student practice.