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Teacher Tools Teacher Sites    


Teacher Resources

Kid Safe Search Engines

Ask for Kids
search for study tools in various subjects, movies, videos, images

CyberSlueth Kids
a search engine and online guide for K-12 students

Fact Monster
from Information Please
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inks to various subject areas and topics, games and quizzes, and a reference desk

Ivy's Search Engine Resources
a collection of major search engines for kids

Kids Search Tools
A collection of search tools including a dictionary and thesaurus, encyclopedias, search engines for kids and teachers

Kids Click!
created by a group of librarians as a logical step in addressing concerns about the role of public libraries in guiding their young users to valuable and age appropriate web sites

Super-Kids Kid Directory
search by categories

Tek Mom
a collection of search engines and other search tools for students

Yahoo Kids - Study Zone
search, do research, learn Internet safety, and much more

Kid Info
saves valuable time by providing quality links to thematic websites relevant to the Pre K-12 curriculum as well as a collection of quality fun, interesting, and informative non-educational website links

American Library Association
Great Websites for Kids

A collection of websites catagorized by topics and rated for various age levels

Dib Dab Doo and Dilly, Too
A collection of websites created by a concerned parent


Teacher Tools
 

Calendars.net
A free interactive web calendar hosting service, where you and anyone you choose can post events visible and printable by whomever you choose, or everyone. You can post events that span more than one day (with text flowing across days or even weeks) or that recur every 1st or 4th Tuesday of each month, etc. You can copy the calendar data to your own computer and edit your calendar offline.
Certificate Creator
Go to the "Free Area" to select from a limited number of certificate templates, add your information, and print the certificate.
Puzzlemaker
A puzzle generation tool for teachers, students and parents. Create and print customized word search, crossword, math puzzles and more using your word lists.
Quiz Center
A powerful tool you can use to create, administer, and grade quizzes online. Without any Web development background whatsoever, you'll be able to make online quizzes that provide instant feedback to you and your students.
Filamentality
A fill-in-the-blank tool that guides you through picking a topic, searching the web, gathering good Internet links, and turning them into learning activities. It combines the "filament" of the Web with a learner's "mentality". In the end, you'll create a Web-based activity you can share with others.
Flashcard Exchange
Get a free account to create, study, print, download, and share flashcards. Browse through the directory to find flashcards created by others.
AAA Certificates
In the "Free Awards" section, select one of the certificate, click in the editable areas to add your own information and print certificates for your classrooms.
Son of Citation Machine
An interactive web tool designed to assist teachers and students in producing reference citations - in MLA, APA, Turabian, and Chicago format - for crediting information from other people.
PBL Checklists
Create checklists for writing, science, oral presentation, and multimedia projects your students create in your classroom.
Quia
Create online activities, quizzes, games, Web pages, surveys, and more. Quia Books and IXL Math are available for a subscription fee.
RubiStar
Create rubrics based on templates or create them from scratch absolutely free.
TrackStar
Organize and annotate Web sites (URLs) for use in lessons. The resource list remains visible allowing the user to easily stay on track. You can also view previously created tracks.
Web Poster Wizard
Create a lesson, worksheet, or class page and immediately publish it online. Teachers can also set up classes and assign projects to students. Students complete the assignments by creating their own online projects or reports. Teachers and students can even add images and links to their pages.
Easy TestMaker
A FREE online test generator to help you create your tests. Create multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, matching, short answer and true and false questions all on the same test. You can also insert instructions and divide your test into multiple sections. You can also print a master answer sheet.
4Teachers
Online tools and resources to help you integrate technology into your classroom.
Free and Easy Online Tools
A collection of links to various online tools for teachers.
Personal Education Press
Create free educational worksheets such as flashcards, game boards, and quizzes to print directly from your browser. Simply choose a word list and an output style.
 

Teacher Sites
 

50 Uses for Inspiration and Kidspiration
A listing of ways Inspiration and Kidspiration can be used in various subject areas.
Inspiration, Kidspiration and Inspire Data Examples and Lesson Plans
Find examples and lesson plans to begin using the software in various curriculum areas.
Inspiration and Kidspiration Templates and Ideas
Inspiration and Kidspiration templates and ideas by curriculum areas created by teachers and students in the Cape Girardeau, Missouri, school district.
Ideas for Using Kidspiration
Ideas for using Kidspiration in various subject areas from St. Bonaventure University.
Kim's Corner for Teacher Talk
Ideas for using technology in middle-school language arts classrooms. Includes classroom management ideas.
Laura Candler's File Cabinet
Activity sheets and blackline masters created by a teacher for use in her classroom.
     

Internet Safety
 

iSafe
a federally funded foundation

A Parent's Guide to Internet Safety
from the FBI

Online Safety
from Disney.com

Kid Safety on the Internet
from the University of Oklahoma

Online Safety Rules for Kids
from FEMA

Tips for Internet Safety & Good Manners - includes games

Internet Safety
from Kids Health for Parents

NetSmartz
Information for all ages

SafeKids.com
tools for families