Resources For Teachers
Compiled by Sherah Carr, Ph.D.
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APA STYLE REFERENCING RESOURCES
American Psychological Association (APA)
Citation Machine - Easy way to create a reference list!
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Section on APA format for references
Teacher Advocacy Resources
Print and cut out 32 cheer cards to affirm great student work each day in fun and unique ways.
Free Fonts - especially see kids fonts
Create clever classroom materials using these cool type styles.
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCES
Internet for Classrooms - incredible set of resources, reviews, skill practice games online, reproducibles and more
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators is a classified list of sites on the Internet found to be useful for enhancing the curriculum and teacher professional growth. It is updated daily.
The BRIDGE is a way for educators across the state of Georgia to share ideas and materials. Educators can not only connect to each other through those shared resources, but also through online chat and forum communities.
Teaching is a Work of Heart by Colleen Gallagher
This site has teaching ideas, printables, inspiration, links, lessons, units, and activity sheets. Nice resource!
GEORGIA PERFORMANCE STANDARDS
Locate all the Georgia Performance Standards (GPS)
EdHelper Graphic Organizers - free printables
Eduscapes - Learning Resources: Graphic Organizers
Five Flap Review Foldable - Five flap review foldable
Freelogy – Graphic organizers - http://freeology.com/graphicorgs/index.php
Hidden Panel Foldable
Hidden Panel Foldable Organizer Template
Inspiration – ideas for using graphic organizers by grade level and content areas
Math Foldables from Dinah Zike - http://mathnmind.com/PDF%20Files/Pre-Algebra/dzf.pdf
Mindmeister - graphic organizer creator - Register before using
North Central Regional Educational Laboratory – Graphic Organizer examples & strategies
Periodic Table of Visualization Methods - VERY COOL!
Pocket Purse - Directions for making a small purse to hold math facts or other review - also shows mathematical attributes of pocket
Pocket Vocabulary Review Template- template for making a pocket - designed by Sherah Carr - File in Adobe Acrobat format
Recipes4Success - graphic organizer maker under the tools section - http://myt4l.com/index.php
Rubric for Graphic Organizers - Inspiration Diagrams
The Graphic Organizer – sample graphic organizers, research, lesson strategies
Tools for Reading and Writing - most for middle and secondary
Vocabulary Graphic Organizers - awesome set of organizers
Write Design Online – Explains and gives examples of five types of organizers
Starfall - Learn-to-read website for young children - http://www.starfall.com/
Tennessee Academic Vocabulary Project
Vocabulary collaborative pair review games - Acrobat Reader file
Word Wall Resource Page
Click here for additional reading and writing resources.
Wordle.net - create awesome word clouds
PARENT AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Links for Parent and Community Resources
http://emat621.pbworks.com/w/page/44614166/Parent and Community Resources
Full-Text Education Journals Online Sponsored by Lesley College
A listing of either print publications that offer selected articles full-text on their World Wide Web Home Page, or electronic journals that exist only online.
Pete's PowerPoint Station - PowerPoint presentations on summarizing
Question and Answer Wheel File
Click here to download Microsoft Word file with Q & A Wheel
Question & Answer Fortune Teller Acrobat Reader .pdf file
Rubistar - A free tool to help teachers make quality rubrics.
Kathy Schrock's Rubric and Assessment Resources
This site hosts the Beginning Teacher's Toolbox. Monthly features include articles, inspirational pieces, humor and practical tips.
Teachers Guide to the U.S. Department of Education
A site with a wide variety of teacher resources including lesson plans, publications, grants and NCLB information.
Teacher Dictionary - http://www.teach-nology.com/glossary/
Educational Terms - http://www.schoolwisepress.com/smart/dict/dict.html
Ideas for things to do with students between lessons or activities or when you need a state change!
The Teacher's Guide to Children's Songs and Rhymes
This site has the lyrics and some of the music to a variety of songs and poems for children. Great resource!
Resources for EDUC722
EDUC722 Class WikiSpaces http://educ722.wikispaces.com