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Comprehensive Teacher Resources

Khan Academy - https://www.khanacademy.org/

Project Based Learning
http://www.bie.org/

GCF LearnFree.org
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/topics

Infinite Learning Lab
http://learninglab.org/

Web 2.0:  Cool Tools for Schools
http://cooltoolsforschools.wikispaces.com/

iLearn Technology
http://ilearntechnology.com/

American Association of School Librarians - Best Websites for Teaching and Learning http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/aasl/guidelinesandstandards/bestlist/bestwebsitestop25.cfm

NC Public Schools - http://www.ncpublicschools.org/

NC WiseOwl http://www.ncwiseowl.org/
Magazine database, Encyclopedia access, Reference Library, Technology

Learn NC http://learnnc.org/
Curriculum related resources and lessons

Thinkfinity http://www.thinkfinity.org/
Wonderful resources for all grade levels and subject areas.  Includes easy links to other sites and a search engine. 

4Teachers.org - http://www.4teachers.org/
"4Teachers.org works to help you integrate technology into your classroom by offering FREE online tools and resources. This site helps teachers locate and create ready-to-use Web lessons, quizzes, rubrics and classroom calendars. There are also tools for student use. Discover valuable professional development resources addressing issues such as equity, ELL, technology planning, and at-risk or special-needs students."

Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/
This site is loaded with primary sources, activities and images, there are over 7,000,000 digital files available for education and research.
Lesson Plans - http://memory.loc.gov/learn/lessons/index.html

PBS TeacherSource - http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/
Lesson plans, activities, and online professional development

The Smithsonian http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/
Terrific resources for teachers and students direct from the Smithsonian

The Teacher’s Corner http://theteacherscorner.net/
Lesson plans, education news, bulletin board materials, many resources for teachers

Teaching that Makes Sense http://www.ttms.org/
Mainly focused on writing, but also covers graphic organizers, etc.  lots of pdf files for download and print. 

Discovery Channel http://www.discovery.com/
This site has a plethora of learning resources, including a puzzle maker, a quiz center, and a worksheet generator.

ABC Teach http://abcteach.com/index.html
A lot of free reproducible sheets, certificates, activities, but the majority are in the member’s only area.  There is a yearly fee associated with membership.

Filamentality - http://www.kn.att.com/wired/fil/
Filamentality is a free fill-in-the-blank tool that guides you through picking a topic, searching the Web, gathering good Internet links, and turning them into online learning activities. 

Rubistar - http://rubistar.4teachers.org/index.php
RubiStar is a tool to help the teacher who wants to use rubrics but does not have the time to develop them from scratch.

Quia - http://www.quia.com/
Quia is free for use of already prepared activities, but if you want to custom create activities there is a fee.

Shodor Education Foundation, Inc. http://www.shodor.org/
Curriculum Materials, Student Enrichment, browse through the courses to see the supplemental materials available including interactive activities and slide shows.

Ed Helper http://edhelper.com/
A lot of free reproducible sheets, certificates, activities, but the majority are for members only.  There is a yearly fee associated with membership.

BBC Learning http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/
Lots of interactive resources and information, just keep in mind it is a British site.

NCES Kids' Zone  http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/
Activities, Create a Graph, Quizzes

Kathy Schrock’s Guide to Everything - http://www.schrockguide.net/

Funbrain - http://www.funbrain.com
Language arts and math resources and games

Puzzlemaker - Create puzzles and games
http://www.puzzlemaker.com/

Sites for Teachers - http://www.sitesforteachers.com/ - Links, links and more links!

Discovery School Teaching Tools - http://school.discoveryeducation.com/teachingtools/teachingtools.html

Flash Card Exchange - http://flashcardexchange.com/

Education World Teacher Templates and Tools - http://www.education-world.com/tools_templates/index.shtml

Internet4classrooms - http://www.internet4classrooms.com/
Links, assessment assistance, online practice modules and more!

State of North Carolina Kids Page - http://www.secretary.state.nc.us/kidspg/ 

NCpedia - http://ncpedia.org/

North Carolina Digital Collections - http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/

News for Kids

ClassTools - http://www.classtools.net/ - A compilation of tech tools to use with students