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Almost anything you can think of
to assist you in teaching, creating
projects for students and lesson
plans. Theme units, Flash cards,
Activities, certificates, forms,
projects and lesson plans.
Lesson Plans, Schedules, Study Questions.
Classroom Materials on
Branches of the Government, Women's History
Month, Black History, Capitol and Senate
hearings and so much more.
K-12 Educational cable
programming - calendar listings of , once there, click on program listings.
(http://www.ck12.org/student/) Digital Resources
Free digital resources available for students. A wide range of subjects avaialble: Math, History, Physics, English, Astronomy, and so many more. Learning by interactive and multi-media, books, exercises (that give feedback).
Discover exciting ways to teach America's founding principles in your classroom or in the Revolutionary City. Connect with a community of educators and find the tools you need to inspire students to become engaged citizens.
Ready-to-use, fully integrated broadcast program
and Web site created just for students and teachers.
Discovery Channel - Assignment
School Schedules, Curriculum Center, Activities
"Students must learn new skills to live and
work in this digital age. Here you'll discover
how innovative schools, skillful educators,
and involved communities -- aided by technology
-- are renewing public education."
Copyright © 2001
The George Lucas Educational Foundation.
Need to find what the U.S. Constitution,
Declaration of Independence, Bill of Rights,
Founding Fathers, Articles of Confederation say
and what brought them about? Check
out this site. (http://www.history.com/shows/classroom)
In the Classroom section you see features
on This Week In History, Hometown History,
Archive, Ideas from Teachers, Ellis Island,
Exhibits and much more.
A non-profit initiative dedicated to digitizing collections of classic media periodicals that belong in the public domain.
in three-minute video
clips, strategies and
activities that can be
used in vocabulary instruction
in middle school classrooms.
The strategies and activities
presented are not
limited to English class,
but can be used for any
subject or content area
involving vocabulary instruction.
guide (in PowerPoint)
provides additional staff
Good news! Effective immediately, all Virginia Beach City Public Schools have access to NBC Learn. This subscription provides full access to over 18,000 NBC News video clips, images, articles, and primary source documents, from historic moments to the very latest current events. The NBC Learn resources are mapped to K-12 curricula as well as correlated to state standards, and the collection is updated Monday-Friday! For more information on how to register, click here.
National Teacher Training Institute
sample lesson plans.
Online links to PBS programming, Teaching
As a parent of a student enrolled in Virginia Beach City Public Schools or an employee of the school division, you are able to purchase several Microsoft software packages at significant savings through the Microsoft Student Select Program. The Student Select Program enables K-12 students, teachers and staff to buy single user Microsoft products for home use at a discount of up to 85% off commercial retail pricing.
Anything and everything you ever wanted to
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50 states is all compiled here. Just select
the state your interested in.
A PowerPoint presentation "Using
Media Resources Effectively
to Support Learning"
for a copy),
the attached handouts,
and the DVD, , can
be used by administrators
and instructional staff
members to assist in the
of motion media. The DVD
may be booked through our
online catalog by clicking
on the DVD title above.
Contact at the IRC
to schedule staff development
sessions on this topic.
resources, classroom materials, activities, and games for students.
WHRO's TV Schedule.
This book includes a lot of information about
individual countries. Each entry includes
a map and short description of the country's
background. There are seemingly endless details
on each country's economy, geography, demography,
etc. If you need a quick refresher on a particular
country, this is the place to look.