Educational Websites

The Internet has lots of quality resources for teachers to use in the classroom and parents & students to use outside the classroom...

Engage NY Curriculum The New York State Education Department provides curricular modules in P-12 English Language Arts and Mathematics, including resources and activities, that schools and districts can adapt for local purposes. 


http://www.vocabulary.com/ Students (and teachers) can play The Challenge, a game that rewards vocabulary learning and effort. This free website offers more than 100,000 questions to teach more than 10,000 words...In addition to more than 50,000 pre-made lists, teachers and students have the option to create their own lists...Check it out!

http://educore.ascd.org/  Are you searching for resources to implement the Common Core State Standards? Here you will find current, relevant, evidence-based tools and professional development to smooth your transition into a new era of teaching and learning. Check it out!

 
http://reading.ecb.org  Into the Book is a reading comprehension resource for K-4 students and teachers. It focuses on eight research-based strategies: Using Prior Knowledge, Making Connections, Questioning, Visualizing, Inferring, Summarizing, Evaluating and Synthesizing. Check it out!
 
http://www.educationoasis.com/curriculum/GO/character_story.htm  Character and story graphic organizers -- Also links to videos of classrooms with teachers teaching to the common core.
 
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/maths/mathsD1.htm K-6 math resources -- real world problems - (lots of great resources available for other curriculum areas, too)
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljPKoNJH1Jg  Doubles Doubles I Can Add Doubles
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfRuLS-Vnjs  The Shape Song   --  really neat kindergarten songs (Thanks, Katie!)
 
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/math.htm#earlymath  All kinds of MATH resources. . . all grade levels
 
http://www.iboard.co.uk/activities  Interactive resources, teaching tools, games. . .
 
 
 
http://www.ohiorc.org/ Ohio Resource Center for Math, Science and Reading - LOTS of resources for Teachers of Math, Teachers of Science and Teachers of Reading...check it out!