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The Arts
Foreign Language
Gifted and Talented
Health & Physical Education
Internet Projects
Lesson Plan Sources
Librarian Links
Social Studies
SPED, School Psych, Speech, ESL



Web 2.0

Web Quests & Scavenger Hunts

The Arts

51 Web Sites For Music Teachers




Art Teacher on the Net

Boston Symphony Orchestra: Education
A. Pintura: Art Detective
Canvastic dot Net: Paint Program
The Dallas Symphony Orchestra for Kids
Essentials of Music Theory

Inside Art: An Art History Game

K-12 Resources for Music Teachers

A Lifetime of Color

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Sing-Along Songs
Sumopaint: Online Paint Program

Texas School Music Project

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Curriculum Issues

Education Week Online

Social Skills Curriculums

TeacherTube: Professional Development Videos

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American Verse prior to 1920

Barnes and Noble

Berkeley Digital Library (electronic texts)

Book Lovers: Fine Books and Literature

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature

Children's Literature Criticism

Children's Literature Web Guide

MLA Formatting and Style Guide

The Online Books Page

The Online Writery: Writing Resources

OSLIS Middle and High School MLA Citation Maker
Poetry Lesson Plans
Read Write Think

Trinity College Writing Center

Web English Teacher
Writing Across the Curriculum: George Mason University

For more links see Dewey Browse 800's

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Foreign Language

Best French Websites 
Best-of the-Web Spanish Language Websites: General
Casa De Joanna
Foreign Language Educator's Site
Foreign Language Fonts
Foreign Languages for Travelers
Foreign Language Lesson Plans and Resources for Teachers
French Grammar Central
Languages: From the BBC
Nanduti: Early Foreign Language Learning
Teacher Resources/Foreign Language
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Awesome Library: K-12 Education Directory

Cable in the Classroom

The Carnegie Foundation For the Advancement of Teaching
Certification Map: Where Do You Teach?
Curriculum Links
DLTK's Printables: Custom Awards & Certificates
Doing What Works
Education News
Education Oasis

Education World

Educational Web Adventures
Eduscapes: Great site for teachers and students
Enchanted Learning: Great site for teachers and students
End of Year Planning
eThemes Resources Listed Alphabetically by Grade and Title
Free Online Graph Paper / Grid Paper PDFs

50 States' Certification Requirements

Finding Information on the Internet
Graphic Organizers
I Love That Teaching Idea!
Icebreakers, Games, and Activities
Interactives: From Learner.org
The Khan Academy: 1600+ educational videos
NOVA Teachers Guides
K-3 Learning Pages:Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 Teachers
Kidspace: From the Internet Public Library
Kim's Korner for Teacher Talk
The Learning Page: 100 Collections for Teachers from the Library of Congress
The Library of Congress Teacher Pages

Michigan Teacher Network: Excellent Comprehensive Site

Mrs. Mitchell's Virtual School 

National Geographic.com

Online Countdown Timers
Project Interactivate Assessment Toolkit

Quia: Create Your Own Learning Materials

Quizinator: Create, Store, and Print Worksheets, Studysheets, Exams and Quizzes Online
Sites For Teachers
Smithsonian Education
Teacher Certification Map
Teacher Resources: Especially for New Teachers
Teacher Rules, Roles and Rights
TeacherFiles - A Free Educational Resource
TeachersFirst Content Matrix

Teacher's Lab: From the Annenberg/CPB Math and Science Project


Teacher's Resource Guide: From Bantam, Doubleday, Dell


TeacherServe from the National Humanities Center
Tikatok: Children Under 13 Can Publish Their Books On This Site

The United Nations CyberSchoolBus

US Department of Education

U.S. Education Standards
Virtual Learning Resources Center
WGBH Teachers' Domain

Warning Signs of Teen Violence

World Wide Web Virtual Library: Millions of online sites from aardvarks to zoology

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The Atlas of North America
Check for Plagiarism On the Web for Free

The Geographer's Craft

Geography World: Great Site, extensive links


Geo-World The Geography Educator's World

The Great Globe Gallery: Maps, planiglobes, thematic and historical maps, satellite images...

Information Please Almanac: The Ultimate Fact Finder

Instructor Web

Map Machine Resources: From National Geographic


Maps on Us: Powerful routing guide for door to door directions, you must register at this site

My Wonderful World: From National Geographic
Online Projects

Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection

Pics4Learning: Copyright Friendly Images for Education

National Geographic

National Geographic Geo Bee

New Hampshire Geographic Alliance

Resources for Geographer's

States Web Games
Teaching with Maps

U.S. Gazetteer

US State Map Collections  
Where Is That? Map Games
World Country Maps Country Satellite Images

The World Factbook

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Gifted and Talented

Gifted and Talented
Hoagies' Gifted Education Page
National Association for Gifted Children
Neag Center for Gifted Education and Talent Development
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Health & Physical Education

Adapted Physical Education
Human - Anatomy
The Indiana Prevention Resource Center
Let’s Move!
Mental Health
Partnership for a Drug-Free America
PE Central
PELINKS4U - Promoting Active & Healthy Lifestyles
PE Update.com
Physical Activity and Health, Adolescents
Physical Education Links
Physical Education Lesson Plan Page
The President's Challenge
Shape Up America
Smoking and Tobacco Use

Internet Project Archives

The Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education K-12

Class2Class: Math and Science Internet Projects

Global SchoolNet Foundation: Project Registry

Keypal Project Links

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Lesson Plan Sources

Answers.com Teacher Toolkit

EdHelper: Lesson Plans, Worksheets, Word problems

Education Place Classroom Resources

EE-Link, Environmental Education

Genetic/Genome Lesson Plans
Language Arts Presentations
Lesson Plans from Smithsonian Education on the Web

Lesson Plan Search Engine at Homework Central: Over 10,000 lesson plans

Oceans Gallery Lesson Plans: Grades K-3
Scholastic.com | Teachers
Southwest Educational Development Laboratory Interdisciplinary Lesson Plans
Teacher Domain
The Teachers.Net Lesson Bank
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Librarian Links

AASL Lesson Plan Database
AASL Standards for the 21st-Century Learner
AccessMy Library: Free Access to Millions of Articles

American Library Association

Ask A Librarian
Book Repair
Book Seer: What Should I Read Next?
Bookwinks: Book Talks
The Center for Digital Literacy (CDL) at Syracuse University
Chat Reference Libraries
Classify: An Experimental Classification Web Service from OCLC
The Copyright Alliance Education Foundation
Copyright Flowchart: Can I Use It? Yes? No? If This… Then
Copyright Information & Education: Fair Use

Copyright Kids

Crosswalk of the Common Core Standards and the Standards for the 21st-Century Learner
Dewey Browser: OCLC Site for Dewey Decimal Classification Numbers

Digital Librarian

EarlyWord: The Publisher | Librarian Connection
Flashcards: Praxis II - Library Media Specialist (0311)
How To Take Care of Library Books: TeacherTube Video
Information Skills Instruction
Information Skills Resources on the Internet
Information Update
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Juvenile Series and Sequels
Learning4Life: AASL's learning standards and program
Librarian and Information Science News
Libraries and Librarians
LibraryCom: Easy way to start automating your library based on a yearly fee.
Library Design + Furniture
Library Games and Worksheets
Library Garden
The Library History Buff Home Page

Library Instruction Round Table

Library Link of the Day
Library Media Curriculum Resources Grades 3-12: From Utah Education Network
Library of Congress Subject Headings

Library of Congress Web Site

Library Skills From Shambles Net: Great sites!

LibrarySpot - The best of libraries, newspapers, encyclopedias, maps and more in one spot.

Library Success: a Best Practices Wiki
Librophiliac Love Letter: A Compendium of Beautiful Libraries
Links to Comics and Graphic Novel Sites

Marylaine Block: Writer, Internet Trainer, "Librarian without Walls

Media Literacy: 90+ Videos for Technology and Media Literacy
Media Services: Glossary
Nancy Keane's Children's Literature Webpage
Neat New Stuff I Found on the Net This Week
New England Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators

Online Library Journals

Resources for School Librarians
School Libraries in Canada
School Libraries Make a Difference To Student Achievement
School Library Blogs
School Library Impact Studies Project
Series and Sequels
SOS for Information Literacy
Speed Geeking: Teaching With Technology Made Easy
TBR Mobilization & Emerging Technology
Understanding MARC Bibliographic: Machine-Readable Cataloging
Video Resources
Web 2.0 Tools
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AAA Math (All About Math)
About Mathematics
Ask Dr. Math
Baseball Math
Dewey Browse Math Links
Canteach Math Lesson Plans
Connected Mathematics Project
Figure This!

Fun Math Lessons

Geometry Problem of the Week

Hands-On Math Activities For Grades 4 - 6
Interactivate Assessments Toolkit

Math Brain Teasers

Math Cats

The Math Forum

Math in Daily Life
Math Lessons
Math Worksheets: From Teach-nology.com
Mathematics Enrichment
Mathematical Websites
Mathematics Resource Site

Middle School Problem of the Week

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
PBS Math
Principles and Standards for School Mathematics
Super Kid Worksheets
Visual Fractions
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95 Young Adult Books To Read This Summer Instead Of Reading 'Harry Potter' AGAIN
The Best Children's Books of the Year, 2014 Edition: Bank Street College
Book Adventure 
Book Talks Quick and Simple
Book PALS Storyline Online
Chateau Meddybemps
International Children’s Digital Library Foundation
International Reading Association
Just One More Book: With Podcasts
Leveled Book Lists
Lexile: Find a Book
Lexile Framework for Reading
NEA's Read Across America
Read, Write, Think
Reading Aloud: Is It Worth It?
Reading Comprehension
Reading Is Fundamental
Reading Rainbow
ALA Summer Reading List 2014 Grades K-8
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Amazing Space
American Society of Plant Biologists—K-12 Resources
The Atoms Family
BioEd Online: Biology Teacher Resources From Baylor College of Medicine
A Century of Physics
Chesterfield Enviromental Project
Collaborative Projects
Digital Library for Earth System Education
Earth and Moon Viewer
Earth Science Teaching Plans and Classroom Activities
Environmental Education

The EnviroLink Network

EPA: Science Notebook
Eric Weisstein’s World of Scientific Biography
Exploring Planets in the Classroom Hands-on Activities

Instructional Materials in Science Education

Interactives: Oceanus Magazine from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
K-8 Science Education Sites
Kids Do Ecology
Microbes in Action


National Science Education Standards
Neuroscience for Kids
Physical Sciences Resource Center
Physics 2000
Physics Education
Sandlot Science
Science and Health: From Instructor Web
Science and Technology Education from FT Exploring: Great site!
Science Buddies: Science Fair Project Ideas, Answers, & Tools
Science Friday
Science in the Classroom
Science Spot
Science: Video Portal
Scientific American
The Scientist - Multimedia
Secrets of the Sequence
Shodor Curriculum Materials
Simple Science
STEM: Understanding Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Teach the Earth
Teaching Institute for Excellence in STEM
Thinking Fountain
Timeline of Inventions
Understanding the Cosmos: Changing Models of the Solar System and the Universe

The Why files: Excellent Science Site

Wired Science
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Social Studies

American History
Asia for Educators Online: At Columbia University
Carter Center Teacher Resource Center
Constitution Day
Best of History Web Sites
EyeWitness to History
Future State: U.S. Department of State for Youth
The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History: For Teachers & Students

History Matters

Lesson Plans and Resources for Social Studies Teachers

National Archives: Teachers' Resources
National History Education Clearinghouse
Secrets of Great History Teachers
Teacher Oz's Kingdom of History
Teaching History With Technology
World History for Us All

Tools for Teaching: Links to the Past

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Special Education, School Psychology, Speech Therapy, ESL

Activities for ESL Students
Awesome Library Special Education
Boggle's World
DO-IT: Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology
The International Dyslexia Association
Education World: Special Education
LD OnLine
National Association of School Psychologists
The National Center for Learning Disabilities
School Psychology Resources
Special Education Resources on the Internet (SERI
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Education World: National and State Standards

New Hampshire ICT Literacy Standards for K-12 Students
No Child Left Behind
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10 Internet Safety Tips for Students
39 Sites For Using iPads in the Classroom
47 Alternatives to Using YouTube in the Classroom
Easy Excel


Education By Design

Educational Web Adventures

Education World: Technology in the Classroom Center
Fake Websites - Social, Political, Religious, Tourism and More
Family Computing
Free Technology for Teachers

From Now On: Educational Technology Journal

Inspiration Trainer Resources
Inspiration Tutorials
iPads in the Classroom
Jing: Screen captures, photos, video's
K-5 Technology Integration Resources
KATE, the Kentucky Academy of Technology Education
Mobile Learning Technology: From St. Marys City Schools
On-Line Technology Practice Modules - PowerPoint
Photo's for Class With Citations
Powerpoint in the Classroom
Presentation and Workshop Documents
Quizinator: Make Quizzes, and Much More
RubiStar! Create Rubrics for your Project-Based Learning Activities
Teacher Templates
Teacher Training Videos


The Tech Museum of Innovation
Technology Articles
Technology Tutorials for Teachers
Technology Tutorials found on the Web
TED: Ideas Worth Spreading
T.H.E. Journal
Timeline Generator: Create a Simple Timeline
The 21st Century Learning Initiative
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Web 2.0

Animoto for Education: Digital Storytelling
Bib 2.0
Class Blogmeister
ClassTools.net: Create free educational games, activities and diagrams
Discovery Education: Web 20.11
Hubpages Education 2.0
Photoshop Express: It's Free
Podcasting 101 for K-12 Librarians
schlib Tools
School 2.0 Wiki
School Library Learning 2.0
Teachade: The Online Community for Teachers
Voicethread for Education
Web 2.0 in Education
Web Tools 4U2 Use: A Wiki for School Library Media Specialists
Weebly: Create a Free Website
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Web Quests, Cyber and Scavenger Hunts

What is a Web Quest: A WebQuest is an inquiry-oriented activity in which most or all of the information used by learners is drawn from the Web.

Australian Animals
Chinese New Year Cyber Hunt
Cyber Hunts: From Scholastic
Cyber Hunts: From the UK
CyberHunt: Calling All Astronauts
Hunts: Scavenger Hunts from Shambles.net
Internet Scavenger Hunts by Month
Latin America Geography Webquest

Monarch Butterfly Webquest

A WebQuest About School Library Web Sites
WebQuest Search Page: Find Webquests by Topic
WebQuests K-3
WebQuests for Kids
White House Scavenger Hunt: From National Geographic
Zamzar: Transform Songs, Videos, etc., into Different Formats.
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