Curriculum (Software & Sites)

Department(s)

Site Name

Links & Description of It
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Marcopolo

http://www.marcopolo-education.org/teacher/lesson_plan_content_index.aspx?ResourceType=2

Searchable database for standards-aligned lesson plans k-12 – goes out to a number of resources. Excellent resource (searched 9-12 math lessons – 1,168 returned!)

In early 2006, Verizon and MCI merged the exceptional assets of their corporate foundations, including Verizon MarcoPolo, a leading educational program that provides more than 45,000 free online K-12 educational resources to help teachers prepare students for success in the 21st Century. These resources are integrated into classrooms across the nation through Verizon MarcoPolo's professional development program, which has trained teachers in more than 47 percent of U.S. school districts. Today, the Verizon MarcoPolo resources are being used by educators around the world to help students learn in new and exciting ways. Over one million unique users per month regularly access Verizon MarcoPolo's educational resources - entirely free of charge.

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read write think

http://readwritethink.org/lessons/

ReadWriteThink, established in April of 2002, is a partnership between the International Reading Association (IRA), the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), and the Verizon Foundation.
NCTE and IRA are working together to provide educators and students with access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction through free, Internet-based content.

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Proquest

http://www.proquestk12.com/curr/teachers.shtml

At ProQuest, we know that schools and libraries are in need of standards-based educational resources, not only research databases. That's why our team of product developers are constantly adding new features to your subscriptions to make them more useful in a teaching and learning environment.

Here you'll find a growing set of hands-on resources and related information updated each month to enhance student achievement with the help of your ProQuest resources.

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i-science

http://iscienceproject.com/what_how/5629_whatisiscience.html

The Hobo Project -- Hobodepot.com is an interactive web site for U.S. students and teachers in grades K-12. With science and math projects, contests, awards, and the opportunity to use free professional HOBO® data loggers, this web site has been designed to provide the tools any student or teacher needs to create a great project, classroom lab or field experiment using HOBO data loggers.

It appears the lessons can be accessed for free and do not necessarily need the equipment!

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Explore Learning

http://www.explorelearning.com/index.cfm


ExploreLearning, publishers of the world's largest online library of computer-based manipulatives for math and science education, and McREL (Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning), a national leader in creating research-based products and services for educational improvement, are partnering to offer a series of professional development programs for educators designed to raise student performance in math and science. Through this partnership, ExploreLearning offers its clients many of McREL's professional development programs designed to meet this need.

Drop down math/science bar has interactive/immediate feedback and description lessons! Very nice!

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CLRN

http://clrn.org/home/

California Learning Resource Network
CLRN makes it easy for you to find the standards-aligned software, video and Internet learning resources you need. CLRN experts have identified, reviewed and organized hundreds of Electronic Learning Resources (ELRs) in a searchable database that allows you to compare key features of selected resources. The Web Information Links (WILs) let you search or browse hundreds of free primary, secondary and reference resources. Electronic Learning Assessment Resources (ELARs) are data management programs that simplify delivery, aggregation and disaggregation of assessment data

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Intel Education Tools

http://www.intel.com/education/tools/

Intel Education Tools – register for free
Visual Ranking, Seeing Reason, Showing Evidence tools – interactive live classroom applicability encouraging group, collaborative work and real-time assessment and feedback opportunities.

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Apple Lesson Exchange

http://ali.apple.com/ali_sites/ali/li.php

Apple Lesson Exchange
The digital classroom is in session. At Apple we're inspired by the learning we see taking place in digital classrooms across the globe. Visit these lessons and discover how learning comes to life through innovative ideas for lessons and classroom projects.

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Microsoft

http://www.microsoft.com/education/howto.mspx

Tools for Teachers - Microsoft in Education
Working closely with worldwide education communities, Microsoft has developed technology, tools, programs, and solutions to help address education challenges while improving teaching and learning opportunities.

Math
Cool School Tools
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Math
Math Applets
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Math
Virtual Manipulatives
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Math
Mathlets
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Math
Math with Java
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Math
Archimedes
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Math
NCTM Interactive Learning
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Math
Wolfram Research
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Math
Curious Math
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Math
ISTE

http://www.iste.org/ (use link to left ISTE for best results!)

Curriculum utilizing technology in the classrom

Science
ISTE

http://www.iste.org/ (use link to left ISTE for best results!)

Curriculum utilizing technology in the classrom