Skip to Content

Browse All Lessons


Browse All

Can't find what you’re looking for?
Search our recommended websites »
380 results.
Title Sort Type Sort Rating Sort

Hurricane Season

Peak hurricane season is late summer. With these lessons, activities, and multimedia resources for all grades, learn how hurricanes form, how hurricanes are tracked, and how hurricane size and intensity are affected by global warming.

Themed Package

Watching the Summer Night Sky

Brush up your stargazing skills and get ready to enjoy humankind's first TV, the night sky with these science lessons, activities & curriculum resources for all grade levels.

Themed Package

Watching the Summer Night Sky, Grades K-5

Brush up your stargazing skills and get ready to enjoy humankind's first TV, the night sky with these science lessons, activities & curriculum resources for grades K-5.

Themed Package

Resources for Teaching Financial Literacy

Use these resources to supplement your curriculum and help students gain the financial literacy skills they’ll need to manage their financial resources effectively throughout their lives.

Themed Package

The Learning Scientists

The Learning Scientists are cognitive psychological scientists interested in research on education. Their vision is to make scientific research on learning more accessible to students, teachers, and other educators.

Article; Multimedia

Climate Education Modules

These resources are designed to help educators understand climate, climate change, and weather concepts and to be able to incorporate them into their course curriculum.

Background Reading; Multimedia; Printable

Monarch Butterfly Migration

Follow the 2012 monarch migration and report your own monarch sightings on the Monarch Butterfly Migration: Journey North website. You and your students can help scientists understand how climate and seasons affect monarchs.

Background Reading; Lesson Plan; Multimedia

STEM Resources

Our editors combed the World Wide Web for the best science, technology, engineering & mathematics resources for teachers of grades preK-12.

Lesson Plan; Multimedia; Printable

Flag Day Resources

These recommended web sites explore the history of the stars and stripes through images, songs, timelines, crafts and activities, lesson plans, interactive quizzes and more.

Background Reading; Lesson Plan; Multimedia

NASA Kids' Club

This site has online games and multimedia content that helps students learn and sharpen their math, science and technology skills. Activities with progressive skill levels allow students to find games that are best suited to their varying abilities.

Learning Game; Multimedia

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution: K-12 Resources

From hands-on labs to virtual expeditions, students explore one of the planet’s last unexplored frontiers: the ocean and its importance to Earth and humanity.

Lesson Plan; Multimedia; Printable; Professional Development Course

Culturally-Situated Design Tools

Skateboards and buckeyballs in Math class? Students learn math and computing through object patterns from many cultures, while they reproduce original artifacts and create their own.

Steven Strogatz on the Elements of Math

Explore 15 aspects of mathematics— beginning with why numbers are useful and ending with the Hilbert Hotel and infinity—with math professor and New York Times columnist Steven Strogatz.

Multimedia; Printable

Stickers

Kids love stickers. Teachers love stickers. Now, a fellow educator shares her tried and true great way to get free stickers for use in the classroom.

Tool

Stop Bullying Now

From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this web site provides information from various government agencies on how kids, teens, young adults, parents, educators and others in the community can prevent or stop bullying.

Multimedia; Tool

Studying Ancient Egypt

Learn about ancient Egyptians with these lessons and videos, activities, and games for all grade levels.

Themed Package

Revisiting Read-Aloud: Instructional Strategies that Encourage Students' Engagement with Text

The authors discuss the benefits of the read-aloud process and literacy strategies such as alphaboxes, text-to-self, text-to-text, and text-to-world connections, and discussion webs.

Best Practice; Multimedia

SAG Foundation Children’s Literacy Programs

Professional performing artists donate their time and talent to read aloud to classrooms of children attending public elementary schools in urban neighborhoods.

Multimedia

SEN Teacher

This site provides free teaching and learning resources for students with special needs and learning disbiliies: prinatbles; downloads; teaching aids; software.

Themed Package

SHAPE America

A themed package of multimedia, printables, and web sites geared toward the improved health and physical education in children.

Article

Sights and Sounds of Spring, Grades K-5

A variety of curriculum resources for grades 3-5, focus on bees, the changing seasons, myths, and haiku.

Themed Package

Spelling and Vocabulary

Get ready for the National Spelling Bee (or your own local Spelling Bee) with these resources for learning and practicing language arts skills for grades K-12.

Themed Package

Spelling and Vocabulary, Grades K-5

Resources for learning and practicing language arts skills for grades K-5.

Themed Package

Star Date Online - Meteors

Check out the information on meteor showers, learn some viewing tips, and get ready to view the Perseid meteor showers this summer.

Multimedia

Supply Our Schools

Teachers in low-income school districts can register for classroom supplies.