has middle school math lesson plans according to content standards, along with web resources, activity forms, assessments, and teacher reflection activities.
, from the Discovery Channel, has lesson plans for math and economics for grades 6-8.
has thousands of math exams and concept explanations for late middle and high school math skills.
has introductions and lesson plans for topics such as decimals, fractions, geometry and algebra for grades 4-8.
has visual representations of many middle school math concepts and will help to show students what something like, for example, a number line, is.
lists lots of middle school math resources for students or teachers, along with online reference material for parents to help kids with math work at home.
has a variety of resources for teachers such as lesson plans, experiment ideas, and teaching tips.
has interactive experiments, virtual field trips, and problem-solving games.
has a large section on different animal species, featuring pictures and biological information.
feature simple but thorough tutorials on many specific science topics.
gives a simple introduction to the definitions and laws of physics.
has many resources for science beginners or more advanced science enthusiasts.
has lesson plans and activities for K-12 students in all subjects.
lists the branches of geography, the tools and methods of geography and the history of geography.
looks at physical geography, its subcategories and its four spheres.
defines cultural and human geography.
has a wide variety of maps and mapping tools.
has lots of resources about physical geography, human geography, early explorers, maps, and more.
furnishes English and language arts lesson plans, interactive tools and online activities for teachers and students alike.
on language arts and reading offers lesson plans and teacher resources that are searchable by grade level and subject.
is useful for English and language arts printables, providing a simple catalog of activities and worksheets sorted according to topic and grade level.
is a collection of online text sources, including complete books, short stories and essays you can point students to for additional practice.
has grammar, punctuation, and capitalization rules and examples for students and teachers.
lists many more middle school english resources for students, teachers, and parents.
English - Books
aggregates the listings of more than 100,000 online booksellers.
offers free downloadable books formatted for printing or use on iPods, PDAs, or eBook readers.
lists upcoming book fairs and festivals all over the world.
is a British literary magazine that offers select articles from its most recent edition online for free.
find tips on buying or reading books online, and links to book reviews and literary event listings.
from the Academy of American Poets, allows you to search for a read thousands on poems on its site.
from former poet laureate Billy Collins, selects a poem for each day of the 180-day school year.
has a search function that makes researching poems and poets easy.
includes information on literary magazines, small presses, job opportunities and grants.
has resources for reading and writing poetry, as well as resources for teaching poetry, researching poets, and understanding genres of poems.
English - Shakespeare
provides an outline of his life; coverage of his school years; a discussion of what he looked like, and much more.
has full texts of Shakespeare's plays. It also provides a directory of online resources for analysis of some plays.
a reconstruction of the famed theater where Shakespeare debuted many of his plays.
can show you every instance of a word you search in a Shakespearean work.
will show you more sites that examine william shakespeare's life and works.
Teaching Web Research
shows you how to credible, accurate, search results when using a search engine.
an exhaustive resource for using search engines, web directories, finding scholarly resources, and much more.
provides this basic guide for parents to ensure that students are using safe Internet practices.
has a slightly more advanced guide to evaluating Web sites.
has a Critical Evaluation Survey for students to complete as they evaluate a Web site.
offers resources to help teach your students how to navigate the web safely and successfully for research.
has lesson plans divided by grade level and subject matter to use to teach U.S. history in the classroom.
links to history web resources divided by U.S. time period.
is an invaluable resource for anyone looking for the historic documents that help to illustrate American history.
is an online textbook with an interactive timeline of U.S. history.
an introduction to U.S. history along with information about various periods in U.S. history
provides social studies lesson plans, classroom resources, and discussion boards for teachers.
provides access to social studies resources form the most widely used education databases.
has primary sources such as pictures, artwork and original documents that will get your students thinking like historians.
has a great list of social studies WebQuests (Web-based, inquiry-focused activities) that are engaging and informative.
has lesson plans and a wealth of student-generated material that can act as models for your students to follow.
lists additional social studies web resources for help with social studies topics in and out of the classroom
guides to students and teachers about how to detect and prevent plagiarism in the classroom
gives an overview of source citing, links to great lesson plans and tools to help detect and prevent plagiarism in the classroom
tips on how to cite sources
has tips for teachers on how to prevent plagiarism
provides lots of resources about how to detect and prevent plagiarism and how to cite a source
has instructive articles about how computers work and other subjects relating to computing.
has user forums that are a good place to start for common PC questions.
is a huge database of user-submitted Mac OS X tips.
has lots of online computer tutorials and general guides such as PC troubleshooting.
offers more resources for understanding how computers work, choosing a computer, buying a computer, and learning computer basics.
offers articles designed to help you get ready for testing season; many of them could be helpful to parents helping their kids, too.
is aimed at preparing students for New York State exams, but is so well organized that even teachers in other states may find it helpful.
provides free ACT preparation tools including practice questions and answers, and testing tips.
has sample SAT questions and info about registering for the SAT and PSAT.
more resources to help prepare students for state exams and college entrance tests.
an overview of student assessment, including what it is and how to do it.
has assessment rubrics for elementary students and middle school/high school students.
has assessment rubrics and visual organizers.
has links to middle school and high school student assessments.
tips and web resources to help teachers evaluate student progress
General Teaching Resources
a free collaborative learning tool that helps teachers find the best online resources and share them with students and colleagues.
is designed to help teachers use technology in the classroom, and Google applications in particular.
From the Information Institute of Syracuse, is a directory of everything education.
is involved in encouraging educators to discuss and improve public education.
a list of web sites to help educators connect with other teachers, create lesson plans, find education news, and continue professional development.
has a lot of useful information about different kinds of homeschooling and the history of homeschooling.
can help parents find a homeschooling curriculum that meets their child's needs.
is a resource center, made to help both new and experienced homeschoolers.
provides links to homeschool chatrooms and blogs, and suggests other community building resources.
has info about the legal aspects of homeschooling, homeschool teaching and test-prep resources, and online homeschool communities.
has French worksheets that you can download as PDFs and use as the basis for your own assignments.
provides a collection of French language activities.
has survival French vocabulary with accompanying audio clips, games and quizzes.
provides basic French vocabulary lists, all with accompanying audio files for pronunciation.
is a comprehensive online French course from the University of Texas at Austin.
links to online resources for learning french, lesson plans, audio, and translators.
contains a directory of Spanish learning resources.
offers a selection of downloadable Spanish worksheets for beginners.
is a Spanish-to-English dictionary that also has audio pronunciations, and compound word examples.
is an extensive Spanish grammar lesson and exercise site.
offers resources for all levels of Spanish langauge learners. ding a glimpse of history and culture.
has online resources for learning Spanish including lesson plans, audio, and translators.
contains a directory of German resources organized by theme and by type of material.
of the University of Minnesota offers several great links to German language resources.
,is the best place to start learning German.
has dozens of beginner and advanced German lessons.
offers resources ranging from basic German language and structure to games and proficiency tests.
has online resources for learning german, lesson plans, audio, and translators.
offers Latin teaching materials such as handouts and lessons in grammar and vocabulary.
offers information on Latin language, texts and authors, history and culture, and more.
has audio lessons that teach Latin through immersion in speaking and listening.
provides Latin practice conjugation problems with answer sheets.
has a Latin chat section that allows you to practice conversational Latin skills.
has online resources for learning Latin including lesson plans, audio, and translators.
offers some practical ideas for getting an after-school program started in your neighborhood.
provides information such as funding and sustainability tips that can be helpful in starting an after-school program.
provides information on obtaining grants for K-12 after-school programs.
features detailed key components in developing an after-school program curriculum.
has many resources for those looking for resources for developing, funding, and training staff for an after-school program.
Collaborative Team Teaching
describes what it takes to create a successful team teaching environment.
is one of the most widely used resources for CTT training and tools.
provides professional development materials for teachers interested in exploring team or co-teaching in their classroom.
hosts the ""Ten Commandments of Team Teaching""
has resources with the basics of collaborative team teaching and how CTT can work in the classroom.
explains why classroom management is important in creating a learning environment.
find articles on specific topics like behavior management and classroom organization.
offers examples of different types of preventive classroom management methods.
takes you through the steps needed to construct a school-wide behavior management system.
has classroom management tips and resources for teachers, parents, and school professionals
gives specific examples for teachers to differentiate their instruction through learning environment, content and process.
offers teaching tips to facilitate learning among students.
gives teachers access to differentiated lesson plans, strategies and teaching tools.
offers templates and examples for planning differentiated lessons.
linkst to lots of resources for understanding and implementing differentiated instruction in the classroom.
English As A Second Language
offers resources for teaching K-12 ESL students.
has quizzes, puzzles and help for ESL teachers.
hosts a chat for ESL teachers that sparks discussion about shared questions and concerns.
has easy-to-use, interactive exercises and quizzes for ESL students of all levels.
provides additional resources for ESL teachers, including lesson plans and information about the TOEFL.
has advice for dealing with learning disabilities in the home and at school.
provides advice on successfully adapting the learning style of someone living with a learning disability
has handy overviews of the technologies available to assist students and teachers dealing with learning disabilities.
offers an in-depth look at Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) for students with learning disabilities.
has lots more resources for students, parents and teachers dealing with learning disabilities
provides an overview of autism and Asperger's syndrome and can put you in touch with local resources.
is useful for parents or educators looking to increase their knowledge about special education regulations.
discusses special education and how to improve the school experience for a child with autism.
has more resources for students, parents, and teachers dealing with autism.
Information about signs and symptoms of ADD/ADHD and links to resources for parents and students with ADD or ADHD
has articles to help you craft a curriculum catered to ADHD students.
has strategies tips about classroom structure, interaction that can help students with ADHD succeed.
has advice to help elementary students with ADD/ADHD fully engage in the learning experience.
a web guide devoted to helping teachers adapt strategies to better serve students with ADD/ADHD