Biography of America
site which covers events in American history between the year
1000 and 1999. The information is divided into titled categories,
which follows a video series by this company. Each section includes
"Key Events" (a timeline), "Maps", "Transcript"
(from the video series, which could be used effectively in your
in-class discussions), and best of all - "Webography"
which includes websites directly related to the section itself.
includes 92 Virtual Field Trips on lots of different subjects.
The author of the site also includes some very important instructions
for the correct use of a Virtual Field Trip in your curriculum.
Check it out! (2/8/01)
Uses for a Digital Camera
listed by category, and you can submit one of your own to the
to Teacher: Ideas for using Digital Cameras in the Curriculum
contains 14 ideas for the use of a digital camera in the classroom
Field Trip Site
a range of field trips on nature topics. These trips are particularly
suited to classroom use. The site provides teacher's objectives
and resources for each trip.(1/12/01)
Connect's "Best of the Web"
great links to lots of Teacher Resources, K-12 Schools, Cybrarian
sites (check that out!), Great educator-submitted sites, and lots
more links divided by category.(1/4/01)
site for elementary and middle school (and even some high school)
students! It includes online calculators of all sorts, games,
movies and other activities related to math. It even includes
a freeware version of the old marketing/math program called "Lemonade
lesson planning ideas for K-12, hundreds of links to teacher resources,
teacher websites, student hot spots, spanish-speaking country
information, and a teacher & student discussion board. (10/29/00)
Survey's mission to encourage K-12 education, exploration, and
life-long learning in the areas of biology, geography, hydrology,
and geology. Educators can surf around the Learning Web's extensive
teaching page, which offers lesson plans and activities. An easily
accessible e-mail feature allows users to pose questions to the
USGS's Earth Science Information Center. (10/17/00)
the Internet into the Classroom
collection of 6 websites that would be extremely helpful to any
teacher attempting internet integration! A MUST SEE!