GENERAL CONTENT & RESOURCES
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Khan Academy-Teacher to the world http://www.khanacademy.org/#browse

Newsela
http://support.newsela.com/hc/en-us/categories/200419005

New Visions Curriculum Resources
https://curriculum.newvisions.org/

FreeRice---every right answer-rice is donated to the poor (many subjects, math, science social studies)
http://freerice.com/category

CCSS ELA anchor standards and Content areas (1 page)
http://mtps.schoolwires.net/cms/lib07/NJ01912805/Centricity/Domain/65/Common%20Core%20State%20Standards%20ANCHOR%20STANDARDS%20for%20English%20Language%20Arts%20and%20Literacy.pdf

Integrative websites (thanks Noelle)
https://www.gapminder.org/

ELL Inquiry Project (Cucchiara)
https://sites.google.com/a/cfn206.org/network206/student-achievement/ell-inquiry-project-cucchiara?mobile=true

k-12 close reading in content areas Webinar (WestEd) https://www.wested.org/resources/reading-to-learn/

Literacy in Content areas (WestEd) in middle and high schools
https://www.wested.org/resources/literacy-instruction-in-the-content-areas-getting-to-the-core-of-middle-and-high-school-improvement/

E is for Explore http://eisforexplore.blogspot.com/

Disciplinary knowledge in Elementary school
http://www.readingrockets.org/article/does-disciplinary-literacy-have-place-elementary-school

LA Youth current topics articles of interest, [[#|lesson plans]] http://www.layouth.com/

10 tips for differentiation http://eduscapes.com/sessions/needs/all2.html

Cooperative learning strategies
http://connectingcurriculum.pbworks.com/f/Cooperative+Learning+Structures.pdf

lizard point
http://lizardpoint.com/

Science and Math lessons plans from Duke University teacher workshops
http://www.cs.duke.edu/csed/alice/aliceInSchools/lessonPlans/

Universal Design Digital Collections
http://digitalcommons.trinity.edu/educ_understandings/?utm_source=digitalcommons.trinity.edu%2Feduc_understandings%2F305&utm_medium=PDF&utm_campaign=PDFCoverPages

Curriculum mapping
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zmWh6zwugyM

Expeditionary learning
http://commoncoresuccess.eleducation.org/curriculum
http://commoncoresuccess.eleducation.org/curriculum/ela/grade-4

Problem based curriculum (design and engineering) teacher videos
https://www.teachingchannel.org/engineering-curriculum-boeing/?utm_source=newsletter20150919/

Some good student-center resources http://thelearningpage.org/

Root & Shoots project in the Bronx https://www.rootsandshoots.org/sites/default/files/Renee%20Gunther%20Teacher%20Spotlight.pdf

WNYC Child Development Being 12-
http://beingtwelve.tumblr.com/
http://www.wnyc.org/series/being-12/

Film literacy using the Oscars
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/academy-awards-film-literacy-resources-matthew-davis?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=021815%20enews-A%20film%200ngm&utm_content=&utm_term=feature1hed&spMailingID=10672966&spUserID=MjcyNTEyNzI5NjIS1&spJobID=481374247&spReportId=NDgxMzc0MjQ3S0

Anita Archer's materials and graphic organizers (lots of great stuff!!!)
http://miblsi.cenmi.org/MiBLSiModel/Implementation/ElementarySchools/TierISupports/ArcherHandouts.aspx
GREAT Graphic Organizers
http://www.greececsd.org/academics.cfm?subpage=478
https://australiancurriculumresourcesf-6.wikispaces.com/Graphic+Organisers

Lesson plan source-open ed
http://resources.opened.io/lal/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=ocpm&utm_campaign=Optimized+LAL

Academic language network lesson exemplars http://aldnetwork.org/page/exemplar-units-lesson-plans-and-tools

Better lessons (CCSS and content areas--K-12)
http://betterlesson.com/home?from=header_logo

Strategies for content area teaching http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/lib/sde/pdf/curriculum/section7.pdf

Yale New Haven Teacher Institute by teachers very well developed http://www.yale.edu/ynhti/curriculum/units/

understanding by design (chapter 2)
http://www.ascd.org/publications/books/103055/chapters/Understanding-Understanding.aspx

Habits of mind
http://smartblogs.com/education/2014/07/15/habits-for-success-in-school-and-life/?utm_source=brief

Experts on building background http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/students/learning/lr100.htm

compare anything http://www.diffen.com/

Margot's [[#|Survey research]] on the best Chocolate chip cookie in Clinton Hill (Camp Alamander)
http://youtu.be/kuQz5I3yYig

Nonfiction blogs and sites
http://www.nonfictiondetectives.com/
http://www.nonfictionminute.com/

Essential questions in different content areas-
www.ascd.org/publications/books/109004/chapters/What-Makes-a-Question-Essential¢.aspx

higher order questions https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XZ4LFxGi0mI Anne Palinscar

MALP http://www.nxtbook.com/naylor/PRIK/PRIK0315/index.php?startid=48

Children's literature databases
search tools http://www.dawcl.com/search.asp
Reviews of children's literature by themes http://www.clcd.com/index.php/themedreviews
lists of literature by theme http://www.carolhurst.com/subjects/subjects.html

Academic language -Schleppegrell
http://www.decd.sa.gov.au/literacy/files/pages/Schleppegrell_The_challeng.pdf
Linguistic features of the language of schooling
http://dyna2.nc.hcc.edu.tw/dyna/data/user/hs1283/files/201204140958460.pdf



Population Education (integrated science, math, social science)
Curriculum/finding ideas
http://www.populationeducation.org/content/curriculum-and-resources-0
http://www.populationeducation.org/sites/default/files/generating_heat.pdf?utm_source=Copy+of+Copy+of+Campaign+Created+2013%2F10%2F15%2C+3%3A29+PM&utm_campaign=Newsletter+May+2014&utm_medium=email

summary of PBL
http://bie.org/object/document/summary_of_research_on_pbl

Academic Language development network lessons http://aldnetwork.org/page/exemplar-units-lesson-plans-and-tools

Startalking lesson planning guidel
https://startalk.umd.edu/lesson-planning/LessonPlanningGuide.pdf

Content Videos
http://www.neok12.com/

National Geographic Teachers' pages
http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/?ar_a=1

Integrated geography lessons (science, literacy, history, math) Click on right [[#|side bar]] http://geoalliance.asu.edu/

NY Times magazine for teens
http://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/products/the-new-york-times-upfront


Teaching students to analyze non-verbal texts
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/CCSS-analyzing-complex-nonverbal-texts-todd-finley

24 hours in pix from around the world http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/series/24hoursinpictures


Teaching videos
https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/

Sentence Frame video (social studies example)
https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/jumpstart-student-writing?utm_campaign=digest&utm_medium=email&utm_source=digest

Lesson plan search
http://lessonplanspage.com/?t=Search+lesson+plans&s=%25&searchCat[]=143465

gamequarium
http://www.gamequarium.org/

integrated curriculum
http://www.users.muohio.edu/shermalw/edp603_group3-f00.html
http://www.ascd.org/publications/books/103011/chapters/What-Is-Integrated-Curriculum%C2%A2.aspx
http://www.archeworks.org/projects/tcsp/ic_guide.html
http://ncrve.berkeley.edu/ST2.1/TowardanIntegrated.html


Share my lesson --Lesson & activity resources http://www.sharemylesson.com/
NC toolkit-unpacking standards http://www.ncpublicschools.org/acre/standards/support-tools/

Differentiation Wiki
http://toolsfordifferentiation.pbworks.com/w/browse/#view=ViewAllPages

ELL teacher Pro recommended sites http://www.ellteacherpros.com/home/recommendations/

LEARNING THEORIES
Robert Gagne's Learning Theories http://www.my-ecoach.com/idtimeline/theory/gagne.html
Three domains of learning (cognitive, affective, & psychomotor)
Blooms Taxonomy http://www.krummefamily.org/guides/bloom.html
http://www.uft.org/files/photo/blooms-taxonomy-large.jpg

Bloom & gardner matrices
http://simonhiggins.net/downloads/multiple-intelligence-matrix.doc
http://ehlt.flinders.edu.au/education/DLiT/2006/Lstyles/GardBloo.htm#Planning%20Matrix

helping students develop higher order thinking skills
http://www.uft.org/insight/helping-students-develop-higher-order-thinking-skills

Constructing Knowledge in the classroom http://www.sedl.org/scimath/compass/v01n03/1.html
Teaching every student in the digital age (universal design) http://www.cast.org/teachingeverystudent/ideas/tes/

How we learn podcast (NPR) http://wpr.org/book/090607b.cfm

Verbs & examples for writing objectives for different subject areas http://www.adprima.com/examples.htm

Virtual Museums http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr057.shtml
PBS Teachers' Domain available to NYC educators (videos and lesson plans) http://www.teachersdomain.org/
Academic reading & writing in the content areas http://www.all4ed.org/files/ReadingWritingAcadContent.pdf
Academic literacy in the content areas http://www.all4ed.org/publication_material/issue_policy_briefs
Content literacy (literacy matters) http://www.literacymatters.org/content/intro.htm
Integrated curriculum lessons--theme Mt. Everest http://www.everestquest.com/index.htm

zooming in for details http://writing-for-kids.com/snow_details_1.html

integrated curriculum
research http://educationnorthwest.org/webfm_send/528
In immersion http://www.scribd.com/doc/409730/Integrated-Curriculum
Inquiry based http://www.lth5.k12.il.us/asp-bin/real/units/2nd/yourcountry/countryibl.pdf
http://happytreeflash.com/integrated-curriculum-ppt.html

Secondary Language Arts, Science, SS, Math Texts and support materials (GREAT RESOURCE!!!)
http://www.classzone.com/cz/index.htm#%23

Text Structure
http://www.literacymatters.org/lessons/textstructure.htm#text
http://www2.literacyleader.com/sites/litlead.essdack.org/files/TextStructureResources.pdf

content Reading strategies
http://www.readingquest.org/strat/
http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/lib/sde/pdf/curriculum/section7.pdf
http://www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/ReadStrats_20Best.html

http://www.howard.k12.md.us/langarts/Curriculum/strategies.htm
http://knowledgeloom.org/external.jsp?url=
http://www.somers.k12.ny.us/intranet/reading/questions.html
http://www.sanchezclass.com/curriculum/Text%20Organization%20Structures.pdf
Lesson plans for text organizations http://www.learnnc.org/lp/pages/2741
Teaching text structures http://www.slideshare.net/elkissn/teaching-text-structure
http://info.kochi-tech.ac.jp/lawrie/semantictextstr.htm
Reading skills downloads http://www.glencoe.com/sec/teachingtoday/downloaddepot.phtml#ReadingSkills

Aesop's Fables http://www.happychild.org.uk/nvs/cont/stories/aesopsfables/page0003.htm

Watch Learn Video Index http://www.watchknow.org/default.aspx

Comix-21 ways to use + YouTube http://www.makebeliefscomix.com/How-to-Play/Educators/

Education Oasis http://www.educationoasis.com/index.htm
lots of graphic organizers and helpful reading and subject area resources- http://www.educationoasis.com/curriculum/graphic_organizers.htm

Graphic Organizer Maker software https://www.draw.io/

Language Development for all http://crede.berkeley.edu/research/crede/lang_dev.html

Channel 13 site--NY Teachers' domain (register for free site with videos and lesson plans for NYS teachers)
http://www.teachersdomain.org/

INTEGRATED CONENT (Adolescent)
Literacy through content (part 1)
http://www.brown.edu/academics/education-alliance/sites/brown.edu.academics.education-alliance/files/publications/adell_litdv1.pdf
Literacy through content (part 2)
http://www.brown.edu/academics/education-alliance/sites/brown.edu.academics.education-alliance/files/publications/adell_litdv2.pdf
Supporting literacy thru content http://www.alliance.brown.edu/pubs/perspectives/adlitcontent.pdf
www.tea.state.tx.us/reading/practices/redbk4.pdf
www.mame.gen.mi.us/member%20resources/Spectrum/f99jacobs.pdf
Adolescent literacy in content
http://www.brown.edu/academics/education-alliance/sites/brown.edu.academics.education-alliance/files/publications/CALL_Practitioner_Perspectives_2014.pdf

Organizing for Effective content instruction http://www.learningpt.org/pdfs/literacy/arearead.pdf

Word generation in different subject areas http://wordgen.serpmedia.org/

OTHER SOURCES/TEACHING TIPS
Project Looksharp--Curriculum on Media literacy in economics, environmental science and others areas http://www.ithaca.edu/looksharp/?action=main

Grammar site for your review (power points, handouts and more) http://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/resource_gram.html
Topics, lessons & resources General themes http://www.42explore.com/42exploregeneral.htm
Apprenticing Adolescents in Reading Subject Areas (PDK-online)
http://www.pdkintl.org/kappan/k0310sch.htm
[[#|Reading Comprehension]] and Vocabulary Development (E.D. Hirsch---AFT)
Vocab. Research on Middle school students http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2009/05/07/31serp.h28.html
word generation http://wordgeneration.org/
Word focus
http://www.wordfocus.com/

NYTimes "Building a better teacher" http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/07/magazine/07Teachers-t.html?pagewanted=9&emc=eta1
Teaching video snippets (some interesting strategies http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2010/03/07/magazine/20100307-teacher-videos.html#/readingaloud
Lemov's taxonomy http://uncommonschools.org/usi/aboutUs/taxonomy.php

http://www.aft.org/pubs-reports/american_educator/spring2003/AE_SPRNG.pdf
Literature and CBI http://www.rapidintellect.com/AEQweb/nov2707.htm
CA web-based activities by subject and grade http://www.score.k12.ca.us
Critical Thinking Resources (scroll down for K-12 lessons & strategies) http://www.criticalthinking.org/resources/articles/
Redesigning lessons with a critical thinking perspective http://www.criticalthinking.org/resources/articles/the-art-of-redesigning-instruction.shtml
differentiation of instruction—strategies and approaches http://www.cast.org/publications/ncac/ncac_diffinstruc.html
http://www.mamleonline.org/resources/differentiation/delvingindifferentiation.htm
differentiation of instruction at the middles school level (interesting web site)
ELA http://www.42explore.com/42exploreenglish.htm
Tips for word walls http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0STR/is_5_110/ai_69239378
great collection of links for all subject areas http://teams.lacoe.edu/students/index.asp
Content area reading strategies http://www.somers.k12.ny.us/intranet/reading/strategic_reading.html

I believe--message from a kindergartner
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=99478226 (text)
http://www.npr.org/templates/player/mediaPlayer.html?action=1&t=1&islist=false&id=99478226&m=99531645 (voice)

TOOLS FOR CREATING MATERIALS
clip art images http://hcmc.uvic.ca/clipart/
graphic organizers for content http://www.educationoasis.com/curriculum/graphic_organizers.htm
http://www.graphic.org/goindex.html http://www.fno.org/oct97/grids.html
Concept [[#|maps]] http://nclrc.org/teachers_corner/tech_for_teachers/feature.html
Mindmaps--wikipedia --cool http://mindmaps.org


graphic maps (interactive design--very cool). http://www.readwritethink.org/student_mat/student_material.asp?id=39
webmaking tool http://www.readwritethink.org/student_mat/student_material.asp?id=38

using photographs to teach http://www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/KeenObserversPhotos.html
International Children’s Digital Library (free digital books) http://www.icdlbooks.org/
Internet picture dictionary http://www.pdictionary.com

Enchanted learning content materials http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Home.html
Marco Polo (newsletters, [[#|calendars]]) http://www.nyiteez.org/MarcoPoloNY/resources.php
http://education.uncc.edu/MORE/StartResources/OnlineRes.htm

National Geographic—join to get free lessons and resources http://www.ngsednet.org/
http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/channel/inca/

Why files http://whyfiles.org/

Can Teach http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/englangarts.html
NYS Eblast of Ed Resources http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/ciai/EBlasts/eblast.html

Internet public library http://www.ipl.org/
online texts (good variety--for young & older students, classics, non-fiction, & poems) http://www.bygosh.com/index.htm

podcasts for oral and listening comprehension http://www.podcast.net/

Smithsonian Global Sounds http://smithsonianglobalsound.org/

Library of congress for teachers http://www.loc.gov/teachers/

Lists of content specific vocabulary http://www.uefap.co.uk/vocab/select/sp_env.htm
Teaching analogies (good word study activities & resources) http://mrsdell.org/analogies/

LESSON PLANS

Layered curriculum youtubes http://www.help4teachers.com/videos2.htm

PeaceCorps integrated community curriculum http://multimedia.peacecorps.gov/multimedia/pdf/library/T0112_ccbimanual2.pdf
NYS Standards based Lessons in content areas PreK-12--http://www.title3.org/
Marco Polo Search engine http://www.marcopolosearch.org/mpsearch/basic_search.asp

HS Science Lesson plans http://education.bjbarton.com/lesson_Plans.html
http://education.bjbarton.com/links/Lesson_Plans/

Discovery School Lesson Plans http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/

NY Times Lesson Plan Archive http://www.nytimes.com/learning/teachers/lessons/archive.html

Strategies for empowering Students (lessons) http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/ce/strat-index.html#prim

Lesson plans on an array of topics http://www.educationworld.com/

Lessons by teachers in CA search by grade and topic http://lessonopoly.org/svef/

Accountable talk in the 4th and [[#|5th grade]] classes
“Mediating Language Learning: Teacher Interactions in a Content-Based Classroom,” by Pauline Gibbons, TESOL Quarterly, Vol. 37, No. 2., Summer 2003 (not online)