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100 Free Web Tools for Elementary Teachers
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100 Free Web Tools for Elementary Teachers

This article includes the URL and description of 100 free web tools ... (more)

This article includes the URL and description of 100 free web tools that can be used by all teachers. The tools are categorized into search engines, math and science, games, templates and lesson plans, and more. (less)

Subject:
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Geoscience
Life Science
Material Type:
Reference
Provider:
Ohio State University College of Education and Human Ecology
Provider Set:
Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears: An Online Magazine for K-5 Teachers
Author:
John Costilla
100 Ways to Celebrate the 100th Day of School With The Times
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100 Ways to Celebrate the 100th Day of School With The Times

On this webpage The New York Times has assembled 100 ideas for ... (more)

On this webpage The New York Times has assembled 100 ideas for celebrating the 100th day of the school year. Some ideas are general and others relate to a variety of subject areas. Most have links to related online resources. The ideas can be adapted for a variety of grade levels. Readers are encouraged to add ideas or leave comments. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Engineering
Technology
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Reference
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
Author:
Katherine Schulten, Shannon Doyne, Holly Epstein Ojalvo
100's Day
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100's Day

What does 100 look like? Sound like? Feel like? In this video ... (more)

What does 100 look like? Sound like? Feel like? In this video from Curious George, explore the many ways to measure 100 things. ***Access to Teacher's Domain content now requires free login to PBS Learning Media. ***Access to Teacher's Domain content now requires free login to PBS Learning Media. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics
Technology
Material Type:
Video Lectures
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
PBS Learning Media
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Teachers' Domain
Author:
National Science Foundation
WGBH Educational Foundation
101 Crazy Theories About Dinosaur Extinction
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101 Crazy Theories About Dinosaur Extinction

This document presents a number of theories, both plausible and implausible or ... (more)

This document presents a number of theories, both plausible and implausible or even humorous, for the extinction of the dinosaurs. Links to a glossary are embedded in the text. A reading list and links to related sites are also provided. (less)

Subject:
Chemistry
Geoscience
Life Science
Physics
Space Science
Material Type:
Reference
Provider:
UCAR Staff
Provider Set:
NASA Earth and Space Science Education Collection
1900 Air Pollution
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1900 Air Pollution

Examine this graph from FRONTLINE/NOVA: What's Up with the Weather? Web site ... (more)

Examine this graph from FRONTLINE/NOVA: What's Up with the Weather? Web site to see dramatic increases in three greenhouse gases over the last two hundred years. ***Access to Teacher's Domain content now requires free login to PBS Learning Media. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Geoscience
Life Science
Material Type:
Readings
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
PBS Learning Media
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Teachers' Domain
Author:
National Science Foundation
WGBH Educational Foundation
1960's Decades Project
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1960's Decades Project

Use this collection of links to find information related to people and ... (more)

Use this collection of links to find information related to people and events associated with Art & Literature, Science and Technology, Sports, Human Rights and Politics in the 1960's. A starting point: BHS Elementary Media Center Home Page The Elementary Media Center Homepage has links to sites you can use for research and projects including reference sites, area libraries' websites and current events. The Michigan Electronic Library MeL has a special section just for you called MeL Kids (left side of main screen) that gives ... (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Mrs. Laz
1964 Alaska Earthquake
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1964 Alaska Earthquake

This video adapted from the Valdez Museum & Historical Archive, explores what ... (more)

This video adapted from the Valdez Museum & Historical Archive, explores what happened during the Great Alaska Earthquake of 1964 through original footage, first-person accounts, and animations illustrating plate tectonics. ***Access to Teacher's Domain content now requires free login to PBS Learning Media. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Geoscience
Space Science
Material Type:
Video Lectures
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
PBS Learning Media
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Teachers' Domain
Author:
National Science Foundation
WGBH Educational Foundation
1st-4th Grades: Animal Adaptation, Classification, Habitats, and Life Cycles
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1st-4th Grades: Animal Adaptation, Classification, Habitats, and Life Cycles

These are a list of links and activities about animals. There is ... (more)

These are a list of links and activities about animals. There is also a list of titles to look for on eMedia to learn more about these topics. To get the username and password for Pioneer Library, for access to SIRS Discoverer and eMedia, talk to your local librarian. CLASSIFYING LINKS AND ACTIVITIES A Touch of Class - A game where it will give you a topic at the top and then you need to select the things that fall into that category below. Who Am I? - Describes and animal on the side ... (less)

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Miss B
2007 NSF ADVANCE Workshop: Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position
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2007 NSF ADVANCE Workshop: Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position

Presentations from the 2007 Rice University NSF Advance Conference entitled "Negotiating the ... (more)

Presentations from the 2007 Rice University NSF Advance Conference entitled "Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position" and held March 14-16 are herein made available to the public. This workshop provided a unique opportunity for prospective women faculty to learn from established faculty leaders across all science and engineering disciplines. (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Full Course
Lecture Notes
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
Rice Advance
2008 NSF ADVANCE Workshop: Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position
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2008 NSF ADVANCE Workshop: Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position

Presentations from the 2008 Rice University NSF Advance Conference entitled "Negotiating the ... (more)

Presentations from the 2008 Rice University NSF Advance Conference entitled "Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position" are herein made available to the public. This workshop provided a unique opportunity for prospective women faculty to learn from established faculty leaders across all science and engineering disciplines. (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Full Course
Lecture Notes
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
Rice Advance
20-Year Map of Global Rainfall
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20-Year Map of Global Rainfall

This visualization from NASA shows global rainfall patterns over a 22-year span. ... (more)

This visualization from NASA shows global rainfall patterns over a 22-year span. It incorporates data from a combination of remote-sensing and ground-based sources. ***Access to Teacher's Domain content now requires free login to PBS Learning Media. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Chemistry
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Geoscience
Physics
Space Science
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Images and Illustrations
Instructional Material
Simulations
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
PBS Learning Media
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Teachers' Domain
DLESE Community Collection
Author:
National Science Foundation
WGBH Educational Foundation
21st Century Skills Map: Math
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21st Century Skills Map: Math

This 34-page document (pdf) identifies student learning outcomes for each of eleven ... (more)

This 34-page document (pdf) identifies student learning outcomes for each of eleven 21st Century Skills and provides examples of tasks for grade 4, 8, and 12. It strives to fuse mathematical content and mathematical practices with the 4Cs (communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity) and integrate them with interdisciplinary themes. Each skill is aligned with CCSS mathematical practices. This map was designed by the Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21) in cooperation with the Mathematical Association of America (MAA), the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), and dozens of math educators across the country. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Engineering
Technology
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Reference
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
Author:
Susan Saltrick, et al.
29 and Leap Years - Numberphile
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29 and Leap Years - Numberphile

In this 7-minute video astronomer Dr Meghan Gray explains the relationship of ... (more)

In this 7-minute video astronomer Dr Meghan Gray explains the relationship of the Earth's rotation and its revolution around the Sun, resulting in the need to add an extra day to our calendar every four years. She describes additional adjustments required to keep our calendar aligned with the Earth's movements. Dr Gray explains the Julian date and its usefulness. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Chemistry
Geoscience
Physics
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Reference
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
Author:
Brady Haran
Dr Meghan Gray
2ND and 4TH - Rocks and Minerals Resources
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2ND and 4TH - Rocks and Minerals Resources

These are a list of links and activities about rocks and minerals. ... (more)

These are a list of links and activities about rocks and minerals. There is also a list of titles to look for on EBSCO-Searchasaurus and eMedia to learn more about this topic. To get the username and password for Pioneer Library, for EBSCO-Searchasaurus and eMedia talk to your local librarian. ACTIVITIES eHow Rock Activities -I especially like the edible activities that use food to understand the three types of rocks. ThinkQuest Rock Activity - A short, easy experiment for you to use to show the processes of making the three types of rocks. BEST PICK! Rocks, Oxford University Museum of Natural History - Select "Tour the rock cycle," and ... (less)

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Miss B
2 Step Equation
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2 Step Equation

Now that you know how to solve simple Algebra equations, we\'re going ... (more)

Now that you know how to solve simple Algebra equations, we\'re going to make it a little more challenging! These equations have two or more steps to solving them. Grab your worksheet and ready, set, go! Let\'s start by doing a virtual hands-on activity. The object here is to add things to each side of the scale to make it balance, and then perform operations to reduce the equation until the variable is alone. After entering the site, place the appropriate objects on each ... (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Mr. Elmer
3D Space: Illusion or Reality?
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3D Space: Illusion or Reality?

This video excerpt from NOVA’s The Fabric of the Cosmos: What Is ... (more)

This video excerpt from NOVA’s The Fabric of the Cosmos: What Is Space? reveals new data about black holes that has led to a new idea about the universe: Instead of everything being a three-dimensional object, it’s possible that everything is actually just a hologram. (less)

Subject:
Chemistry
Geoscience
Physics
Space Science
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Author:
The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations
U.S. Department of Energy
WGBH Educational Foundation
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