Amazing Adventures Field Trips
These interactive educational virtual field trips to national parks and museums includes webisodes, lessons, and TV shows. Register for free for 4 field trips this year.
Collaborative Online Projects
Connect your students from all over the world in projects that promote shared responsibility as they are learning about a variety of community and global topics.
This social bookmarking site allows you to create your own bookmarks that you can access online and share your bookmarks with others.
Discovery Channel Curriculum Center
Try these classroom activites that support core curriculum topics in addition to the Learning Adventures.
This website provides strategies for creating electronic, educational, experiential, and engaging scrapbooks by combining photographs, memorabilia, written narratives, poetry, quotations, stories, or other textual content into a scrapbook style album.
This Flickr/Creative Commons site allows you to collect photos choosing from a variety of copyright licenses. Click on Advanced to choose the licence type.
Create your own audio broadcast by calling a toll free number from any phone and record a podcast of any length. This Web 2.0 tool is great for activities such as recording discussions, field notes, reflections, and assignments.
Grammar of the Internet
Teach your students how to validate Web site information by using the following resource and lesson ideas.
Be Creative! Print a card, tell a story, or make a movie with this online tool! Collaborative with other teachers by viewing lesson plan ideas and sharing some of your own!
Ask others to share and collaborate with you as you learn more about a topic by building a wiki website.
Create a poll to ask a lot of people just about anything!
With Picnik you can quickly edit all your online photos from one place. This is a great tool for all ages to support creativity in the learning process
Personalize the Web and make it your own by subscribing electronic journals, videos, podcasts, photos, weather information, news and much more!
Create your own personal webpage for your students and parents for weblinks and class information
Read, Write, Think Interactive Tools
These tools support student learning while using interactive tools to create and publish work.
Scholastic Online Activities
Students are able to learn about core subjects through these online activities that engage students as they interact with topics such as immigration, science explorations, and literacy topics.
The ThinkQuest Library provides innovative learning resources for students of all ages on a wide range of educational topics.
This interactive paint program is designed for children 3 - 12 years old. It combines an easy-to-use interface, fun sound effects, and an encouraging cartoon mascot who guides children as they use the program.
Visual Literacy Activities
Learn more about the importance of visual literacy in the classroom using these lesson plans and ideas.
Voice Thread allows users to add audio and/or text commentary to an image to promote collaboration.
A webquest an inquiry-oriented activity in which some or all of the information that learners interact with comes from resources on the Internet.