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Library resources:

PA's Power Library through the Snyder County Library

State Library of Pennsylvania

Library of Congress - Teacher Page

Information Literacy - web & print resources new

Access Excellence: The Mystery Spot

What Can Tech Do for You? - Technology Unlocks the World for Those of us with Disabilities new

American Verse Project - an electronic archive of volumes of American poetry prior to 1920.

Bibliomania - 2000 Classic texts, author study, reference books

The CyberSmart! Curriculum is non-sequential, easily integrated, in part or in full.
Organized in five units, each teaching a facet of Internet use, it consists of 65 original standards-based lesson plans with Activity Sheets.

Making Book Trailers with Photo Story 3 free software and free tutorial new

Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow. http://www.leadership.psu.edu/Curriculum.html new

Watch - Delicious Library - a program that helps you track your book and music collections.

Dolch Word Lists by Jan Brett

Digital Edge Learning Interchange - K-12 lessons

Digital Library at Exploratorium - The different collections in the library include digital media and digitized museum materials related to interactive exhibits and scientific phenomena, including images, educational activities in PDF and html formats, QuickTime movies, streaming media, and audio files. new

Digital Library at Penn State hundreds of documents, images and books free & online new

100 Milestone Documents at the National Archives of the United States of America

U. S. Constitution, Civics & history projects, essays & quotes

"Do We" Really Know Dewey?

Exchange - A Marketplace of Student Ideas - This an online community site designed for high school students and their teachers. The Exchange is a free interactive student program hosted by the National Constitution Center and supported by the Annenberg Foundation which connects student from across the country to discuss important constitutional and political issues.

FactCheck.org - Straight from the Source new

Federal Coloring Books - This is a listing of coloring books published by Federal government agencies

Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth

Get Your Web License at PBS - safety/use activity

iTunes U is a part of the iTunes Store featuring free lectures, language lessons, audiobooks, and more, that you can enjoy on your iPod, iPhone, Mac or PC. Explore over 50,000 educational audio and video files from top universities, museums and public media organizations from around the world. With iTunes U, there's no end to what or where you can learn.

Design for the other 90%

Google Scholar - Find an interesting abstract or citation that you wish you could read?
In many cases you may have access to the complete document through your library -- and Google Scholar can show you when you do.

Great Web Sites for Kids - ALA approved

High School Hub - a rich, diverse resource portal

Historical Maps of the Americas

Intel's Visual Ranking tool

Internet Public Library

KidsClick! - web search for kids by librarians

Landmarks for Schools

LibrarySpot.com - a plethora of resources

LibriVox - free audiobooks

NARA Digital Classrooms

OneLook Dictionary search - searches 1,000 online dictionaries at once

Open CRS collection - Congressional Research Reports for the people new

Pennsylvania Office of Financial Education lots of free resources

Pennsylvania State Data Center

Project Gutenberg - 20,000 free books

Refdesk.com

Search Systems Free Public Records Directory

Snyder County Library

Dial a Story - for preschoolers and K-2. Call 374-4537 to hear a 2 - 3 minute story.

LearningExpress Library - an interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help students and adults succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass.

Pennsylvania Legal Forms - online resource offers an easy-to-use, step-by-step approach to addressing basic legal matters.

Springfield Township High School Virtual Library new

A Tale to Be Told - discover folk tales from around the world, while puzzling over riddles to solve a mystery.
Create a folk tale of your own when you go on this mysterious adventure. (grades 3-6)new

Technolongy Integrated Curriculum 100s of ideas!

Free Thinkfinity.org an innovative online resource for teachers, students, parents and the literacy community new

Those Dark Hiding Places: The Invisible Web Revealed created by a librarian invaluable resource! new

YourDictionary - language portal

Best Practices of Technology Integration in Michigan - K-12 all subjects! SUPER

Electronic texts:

Alex Catalogue of Electronic Texts - searchable by author or title offers American and English literature as well as Western philosophy.

Project Gutenburg - thousands of free books

Online Books Page - UPenn library has over 14,000 titles

Down By the Bay ~ A Rhyming Activity for Primary Students.

Primary Reading interactive resource amazing! new

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Internet info & technology resources:

BibBuilder 1.3 (Free MLA-Style Bibliography Builder)

Technology online short videos with a sprinkle of humor New York Times site

The Future Channels integrating math science and career exploration new

The CyberSmart! Curriculum is non-sequential, easily integrated, in part or in full. Organized in five units, each teaching a facet of Internet use, it consists of 65 original standards-based lesson plans with Activity Sheets.

Information Literacy - web & print resources new

Talking Financial Literacy: A Podcast Series to Guide Rethinking Financial Education
for 21st Century Learners

Stop Motion Video from the Pogues

Turns film into DVDs - David Pogue new

Montgomery County Public Schools Website - we should all be reaching to this level of communication new

Baltimore Curriculum Project Lesson Plans K - 5

AWARE - Accessible Web Authoring Resources and Education

Beginner's Guide to DHTML

Butcher, baker, candlestick maker what will my next career be? Webquest

CAST universal design

The Tech Pod Zone new #41 is about blogs and wiki in the classroom.

Search Engines

AltaVista

Yahoo

alltheweb

Google

HotBot

Ask for Kids

Multi-threaded (meta) search engines:

Dogpile

Metacrawler

SurfWax

SCIRUS - for science info only

Intute: Social Sciences Information Gateway

BUBL Information Service

Wiki Wiki Teaching- The art of using wiki pages to teach

Visual Ranking tool - Analyze and Prioritize Information new

Online Tools for Classroom Use

Matisse's Glossary of Internet Terms new

The Living Internet - history, facts, design, usage

Listmatic: One list, Many options CSS tips

KidPix tips for classrooms

Database - make your own AppleWorks database

Technology presentations in PowerPoint. Internet4Classrooms

PowerPoint Extreme Makeover by Dean Shareski

A plethora of POWERFUL uses of PowerPoint in the classroom - templates anyone? Bless the Jefferson County schools for sharing.

PowerPoint Tips

National Center on Educational Outcomes

Make Your Own I Spy Picture or create one for a young friend. new

Building a School Web Site

Digital Imaging projects - Eisenhower Middle School

Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth

How Everyday Things are Made - interactive demonstrations

iMovie resources

iMovie Find out how

Macromedia's Education Area

Christmas Bookshelf at Project Gutenberg

Hand held devices

Learning with handhelds - integrating palm pilots

Palm Handhelds curriculum and tips

Pics4Learning - copyright friendly images for use in education projects

LearningElectric - on demand tutorials that build skills

TASK - Technology Advancing Student Knowledge

Teaching with the Web new

Web Style Guide - info on web pages development

Virtual Museum of Computing

WebQuests resource

WebQuests for 8-12graders covers a diverse group of subjects

Insect Internet Hunt - off site excellent!

Acid Rain WebQuest

Smoking Scavenger Hunt at PBS

Careers Web Quest

Spider WebQuest gr 3-5

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