Educational Links & Online Resources
Mini PD Resources
ANY SUBJECT MATTER
Teaching Channel Video library of teacher lessons and ideas
Learn Zillion Collection of lesson plans and videos for any subject
Intervention Central MTSS Resources (RTI)
Wonderopolis Professional Articles & Ideas
Education World Lessons, Projects, & Much More Across Content Areas
Khan Academy Engaging Lessons, Videos & Learning Opportunities for Multiple Content Areas
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives Math activities for all ages.
NCTM Illuminations Math lessons and interactive activities for all ages
Cool Math Math lessons and games for MS and HS students
Cool Math for Kids Math activities for ages 3 to 12
Graphing Stories Students create a graph for the video that you pick from
Dan Meyer's Three Act Math Tasks Collection of math lessons by standard
Dane Ehlert 3 Act Tasks Collection of Three Act Tasks for 3rd grade to Calculus
Desmos Graphing calculator and math activity site
Math is Fun Math activities, lessons, games, worksheets for EL and MS students/teachers
Fun 4 the Brain Math games and student activities for all ages
Fun Brain Math games and student activities for all ages
SumDog Online community for students to practice math & writing skills and compete against other schools
mathopenref Math lessons and activities
Geogebra Materials and Apps for teaching and learning
Inside Mathematics Common Core resources, problems of the month, and performance assessment tasks by grade level
Estimation180 Building number sense through mathematical discourse
Which One Doesn’t Belong Images to create mathematical discussions between students
Fraction Talks Using fractions to get students talking about math.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS
National Writing Project Engaging writing lessons and projects to keep students motivated
Scholastic Daily Starters PK-8 Vocabulary, Reading, & Writing Ideas to Kick-Off the Day
Visual Writing Prompts Engaging writing prompts to pique student interest
Making Sense: Thinking Aloud Literacy and Language Arts Mini Lesson Videos
The Literacy Shed A wealth of literacy ideas and tools for engaging students & teaching lessons
One Stop English Lesson plans for grades K-12
Flocabulary Engaging videos & lessons to teach and motivate students to read & write
Kahoot Have students respond to questions with their mobile devise
Go Formative Build assessments, collect responses, provide feedback
Playposit Use the “reflective pause” feature to help students focus on important parts of videos and to fuel classroom discussion.
EDPuzzle Web-based interactive video and formative assessment tool that gives teachers a set of tools to crop an existing online video to the moments needed for a specific teaching purpose.
Zaption Use online videos to make learning experiences.Turn online videos into interactive learning Quizlet Vocabulary building and Content reviewing generator
Quizizz Create review and assessment games
Performance Assessment Resource Bank K-12 performance tasks in math, English/language arts, science, and history/social studies
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Mystery Science Lessons that are hands-on and standards based
10 Best STEM Resources A list of 10 websites that will keep students engaged and allow you to find resources
Project Based Learning Database Trying to come up with a project-based learning opportunity for your students? Check out this database to find more information and help you get started!
Project Based Learning Ideas
10 Collaborative Technology Projects
Kids Deserve It Weekly "Blabs" where you learn face to face from someone globally!
TEACHER CREATED INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS
Bettendorf Video Library
http://www.tubechop.com Chop youtube videos in smaller clips
Iowa Teaching Standards
Iowa Teaching Standards and Criteria
If you have any additional links, resources, or tools you would like to share, please email us!