Resources for Teachers

American Library Associtation has created list of the top 25 websites for teachers. http://www.ala.org/aasl/guidelinesandstandards/bestlist/bestwebsitestop25

Ask a Teacher Blog has links to more links. Discover more websites you never even knew you needed. http://websites4teachers.com/

Citelighter - http://www.citelighter.com/ This will change the way you save information from websites! This is especiallyhelpful when researching and writing reports.

DocsTeach: A website filled with documents, ready to use tools, and primary sources especially for social studies. http://docsteach.org/

Download Depot: Find useful templates, ideas, and so much more for classroom use at this site.
http://www.glencoe.com/sec/teachingtoday/downloaddepot.phtml#CareerDevelopment

Edudemic - A great resource for everything educational.
http://edudemic.com/

Georgia Literacy Wikihttp://literacyccgps.wikispaces.com/

Gizmag - Want to know what is new in technology? Check out Gizmag. http://www.gizmag.com/

GPB Education is a great place for educators to find digital resources, lesson plans, and various links for additional resources.http://www.gpb.org/education

The Georgia Encyclopedia is a great resource for all things Georgia. http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Home.jsp

The Learning Network: Teaching and Learning with the New York Times - http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/category/lesson-plans/

Lexile: Learn all there is to know about Lexile-find a book and find a lexile score for a book at this website. http://www.lexile.com/

Library of Congress offers numerous sources, lessons, and primary sources for teachers.
http://www.loc.gov/index.html

Middle School Math & Science (MSP2): http://msms.ehe.osu.edu/category/literacy/

Museum Box - This site provides the tools for students to build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box. Anything from a text file to a movie can be displayed. Students can also view and comment on the museum boxes submitted by others. http://museumbox.e2bn.org/

National Geographic Publications Index allows you to access NUMEROUS articles for information text needs in the classroom. http://publicationsindex.nationalgeographic.com/

PBS Teachers for great tools for teachers. http://www.pbs.org/teachers/

Photo Story - Have students create a digital story that relates to any standard. It is fun and easy. Click on the link to read more about this wonderful tool. http://digitalstorytelling.coe.uh.edu/photostory.html

Prezi: http://prezi.com/ Tired of PowerPoint...create a Prezi presentation! Sign up for FREE as an educator. Find Prezis on already created on a variety of topics.

Reading like a Historian http://sheg.stanford.edu/home_page
You will need to register, for FREE, in order to access the lessons.

ReadWorks - Find non-fiction and fiction passages with lessons and activities at this FREE website. Simply create a FREE account to have access to thousands of passages. http://www.readworks.org/books/passages

Science for Kids - A great resource for teachers and students: http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/

Sites for Teachers has it all! Check it out! http://websites4teachers.com/

Social Studies-Literacy:  https://sites.google.com/a/dpi.wi.gov/disciplinary-literacy-in-wisconsin-social-studies/

Social Studies-Literacy Strategies: http://www.ascd.org/publications/books/106010.aspx

Teaching Channel - https://www.teachingchannel.org/
You will need to register, for FREE, for this website.

Teacher's Domain: Digital Media for the Classroom and Professional Development has a great variety of lesson plans for all academic areas. http://www.teachersdomain.org/ & here for literacy http://www.teachersdomain.org/special/adlit/

Teaching Today:  GREAT information and examples of teaching literacy across the curriculum!
http://www.glencoe.com/sec/teachingtoday/subject/dev_content_literacy_ss.phtml

Web 2.0 Tools for 21st Century Instruction - This is an incredible resource of technology tools!
http://web20guru.wikispaces.com/Web+2.0+Resources

This is the greatest Wiki, Wikizaki, I've seen in a long time. Tons of great ideas for literature. http://wikizaki.wikispaces.com/ 

Ever "wonder" about things? Check out this website. http://wonderopolis.org/wonders/

Don't forget about GALILEO and Britannica Online found on the right AND the links found on the Library Media Center page.