Teacher Resources - English

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.

Spelling City
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.

Vocabulary.com
This web site is recommended for students from upper elementary through high school. Vocabulary.com provides word lists by subject, root word studies, thematic puzzles, and test prep studies.

Library of Congress - Teachers
This website offers teacher resources from the Library of Congress including lesson plans, classroom materials, and professional development on using the primary sources from the Library's vast digital collections.
 
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.
 
A free online library of over 40,000 e-books including classic novels used in the English classrooms.
 
Excellent resource for students on how to cite the information used in their papers in either MLA or APA format.
 
Online writing lab for assisting students on different types of writing along with citation and research.
 
Quick tips and lessons on English topics that are informative, entertaining, and fun.
 
Thousands of free lesson plans complete with fun and engaging student interactives applicable to every subject and grade level.