Teacher Internet Resources

Digital Resources for CMS Teachers - A Wiki created specifically for CMS Teachers providing links to digital resources, software and tutorials for teachers.

The Big 6
There are lessons, resources, games, and information on utilizing the Big 6 in the writing process and much more on this site.

Brain Connection
Online source for latest news and information about how the brain works, how we learn and how neuroscience discoveries relate to our daily lives. Includes brain teasers, a library and interactive games.

Cool Teaching Lessons and Units
A wonderful source for WebQuests that utilize Internet sources and print materials to make learning fun!

Discovery School
Lesson plans and online activities for students in all curriculum areas. Sponsored by the Discovery Channel network.

EduScapes
A site for lifelong learners This is a wonderful site, check out "42eXplore" for a wonderful tool to utilize Internet sites and WebQuests to explore curriculum areas. There are also an abundance of resources available on professional development and technology.

Education World
A terrific resource for teachers! Thousands of lesson plans, classroom activities, professional development and news sources available.

Gateway to Educational Materials
This is a search engine for high quality lesson plans, curriculum units, and other educational resources on the Internet.

GigglePotz
These free resources and materials are designed so teachers around the world will collaborate to integrate technology.

Knowledge Loom
This is a great site for exploring best practice resources. A good site to find information on integrating technology, focus areas for study groups, and professional development.

MarcoPolo: Internet Content for the Classroom
This site is a great resource for finding Internet resources and lesson plans.

Middle Web
This is a great site for information on school reform issues and professional resources.

Powerpoint Templates for Educators - FREE

Puzzlemaker
Create puzzles for your classes.

The Teacher's Corner
Lesson plans, thematic units, a calendar for planning lessons on holidays and seasons and a book nook.

TeachersFirst
Lesson plans are available here, as well as classroom strategies, Web links, and professional development resources.

TeachNet.org
Teacher-designed projects and activities can be accessed at this site. Communicate with other educators through real-time chats.

Teacher/Pathfinder
This site allows you to search by subject and includes information on assessment and professional development resources.

Technology Curriculum Working Documents

Web English Teacher
K-12 links to activities, lesson plans, web quests for more than just literature. Creative writing prompts, literature lessons, criticisms and biographies.

Web Quest Garden
Search the ultimate database for web quests that meet almost any curriculum standard.
Look at various samples of webquests for ideas.

"Write On" Speakers Bureau
Access to readings, workshops and performance services of more than 100 writers, storytellers and poets across Canada and the US. Extensive information is provided about each speaker, their publications, past performances and contact information.