www.OneHen.org is a microfinance website for kids, with fun games and a virtual market, as well as lesson plans for teachers and librarians. The website is based on a children's book about a real boy in Africa who gets a loan to buy a hen, which over time turns into a thriving business - all because more
This collection includes literacy resources that are useful for early childhood educators. It includes curricula (such as comprehension lessons from www.FreeReading.net), as well as extension activities to incorporate into your literacy instruction (such as podcasting).
"Our Lives, Our Words" helps students make real-life connections to the subjects they are learning and writing about through the use of digital cameras. Students use digital photography to illustrate stories, poems, and other activities. This program was designed to help Elementary English Langua more
The FreeReading Comprehension activities are organized into three categories: Introduce, Reintroduce and Build Mastery. The following is a description of the types of activities you will find within each category:
- Introduce - students are introduced to comprehension skills more
The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is holding their 2014 Interactive Institute Winter Professional Development Series — Cutting to the “Common Core" in Orlando, Florida from February 14-15.
Participants can choose from four concurrent institutes designed to increase mathema more
ReadWorks offers resources to teach the concepts of reading comprehension to students in grades K-6. Units have been designed around popular read aloud books for K-4 and novels for grades 5-6. Lessons are in the I-We-You format and aligned to common core and all the state standards as well more