Links for Teachers

Early World of Learning

Early World of Learning

Teachers!  Try World Book’s Early World of Learning, specifically for preschoolers and elementary school-aged children.  Explore 3 interactive learning environments: Trek’s Travels (stories, games and videos that teach early childhood themes), Welcome to Reading (provides leveled reading practice), and Know It (a visual interactive encyclopedia).

World Book Dramatic Learning

World Book Dramatic Learning

Teachers!  Try World Book Dramatic Learning and discover classroom plays and reader’s theater for differentiated instruction.

Novelist

NoveList

Access teacher resources designed and written by teachers for NoveList such as picture book extenders, articles and bibliographies on a variety of classroom topics, booktalks and more.

Teacher Reference Center

Teacher Reference Center

Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for over 280 teacher and administrator journals and magazines.  Find coverage on topics such as best practices, curriculum development, elementary education, language arts, literacy standards, science and mathematics and much more.

Everyday Links for Teachers

Globe

Seasonal Links for Teachers

Everyday Links for Teachers

Teacher and Student

Bright Loop Learning – App for teachers – use qualitative notes in an actionable way, decreasing teacher stress & increasing ability to provide an individual education for every child.
Library of Congress Learning Page for Teachers
Teacher Link – Links to lots of web resources, as well as lesson plans, worksheets, posters and more.
NASA SpaceLink – Great for planning a space curriculum.
EEK! (Environmental Education for Kids) Teacher Pages
Children’s Literature Web Guide
School Safety Tips for Administrators
A Dozen Things Teachers Can Do to Stop School Violence Bullies in Books - Using Children’s and Teen literature to start a discussion on bullying.
Ocean State Libraries - Links to over 42 public libraries in Rhode Island

RICAT - Direct links to many Rhode Island school libraries.

Seasonal Links for Teachers

Spring

Bird in Spring

Plant Experiments for Kids
Scholastic: Spring Into Science
Signs of Spring Worksheet
Signs of Spring Kindergarten Lesson

National Poetry Month

Poetry Month Shakespeare

Celebrate National Poetry Month
Using Poetry to Teach Reading – Grades K-2
Theme Poems: Using the 5 Senses – Grades 1-3
Color Poems – Grades 3-5
Poetry Month Classroom Resources
How to Teach Poetry
Online Poetry Classroom
A Teacher’s Guide to Jack Prelutsky

April Fools’ Day 4/1/14

April Fools' Day Joker

Grades 3 & 4 Lesson Plan

Money Smart Week 4/5/14 – 4/12/14

Money Smart Week

Math and Money for Kids
Money Worksheets for the Classroom
Money Lesson Plans for Teachers
Grades 2 Lessons: Money, Money, Money!
Money : Kids & Cash – Grades 3-5

Passover 4/14/14 – 4/22/14

Passover

Grade 5 Lesson
What is Passover?: worksheet
How is Passover Celebrated?: worksheet
Passover Matching Activity

Easter 4/20/14

Easter Basket

Spring/Easter Unit
From Egg to Chick Classroom Activities
Easter Egg Math – PreK & Grade 1 Lesson
Easter Petal Pathways – Grades 5+ Art Lesson
The Science of Easter

Earth Day 4/22/14

Earth Day

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
EEK! Teacher Pages
EPA Save Our Species: Endangered Species Coloring Book
Celebrate Earth Day: Classroom Activities
Eeko World: Teacher’s Guide and Lesson Plans
The Lorax Lesson – Grades PreK – 2