General Education Sites

For grades 1-2:

http://www.2learn.ca/r2l/

For grades 3-6

http://www.2learn.ca/kids/

Games

Miscellaneous (links updated/checked Nov 2010)

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    1. Bank of Imagination: http://www.bankofimagination.com/
    2.  Have you thought about a classroom without desks? http://www.mayoclinic.org/medical-edge-magazine/2006-sept-magazine.html
    3.       https://sites.google.com/a/share.epsb.ca/edtech4learning/
    4.   Do you teach how to filter/sort, and keep mailbox clean? http://www.netsmartzkids.org/activities/meetww.htm
    5. Rrrewind is a Wayback Machine for Social Media http://bit.ly/f93jT5 gr8 way to teach #digitalfootprint to students. kids need to know cons
    6. Glogster tutorial on Youtube http://tinyurl.com/mu4su2
    7. Translated written and audio family violence resources have been developed and are available to order free of charge. New AB Ed website – fabulous resources are available in many different languages as indicated http://www.child.alberta.ca/home/1103.cfm#jm_Blackfoot Thanks Andrea.
    8.  Only played around with it a little http://www.kerpoof.com/ – good for computer cards100 Digital Storytelling Tools for Your Digital Selves http://ozgekaraoglu.edublogs.org/Best search engines for ESL learners http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2009/11/13/the-best-search-engines-for-eslefl-learners-%E2%80%94-2009/
    9. Classtools.net – Create Flash for your Class! http://blog.teqsmart.org/2009/11/classtools-net-create-flash-for-your-class/
    10. Videos http://www.pbs.org/parents/sid/videos.html
    11. Learning style survey http://www.psuonline.pdx.edu/learnstyle/page1.php
    12. Nothing new here, but a refresher on Twelve Active Learning Strategies http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/teachlearn/tutorials/powerpoint/learning/index.html
    13. DIRECTORY OF LEARNING TOOLS http://www.c4lpt.co.uk/Directory/index.html
    14. An oldie but a goodie http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/ichild.html
    15. printable certificates that you can modify. http://www.123certificates.com/
    16. CrosswordCreator, WordSearchMaker & WorksheetGenerator: http://www.teacherview.com/tools/index.html
    17. 10 Teacher Development Task for Web 2.0 Tools http://nikpeachey.blogspot.com/
    18. 7 Things to Remember about Brain Compatible Learning – http://www.teachtechy.com/TeachTechie/My_Blog/Entries/2009/8/6_Brain_Compatible_Learning.html
    19.   For “new” teachers http://cybraryman.com/newteachers.html
    20. · http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ · Starfall· Count Us In· Instant Poetry Forms· Puzzlemaker· Worthwhile Web Sites for Learning
    21. I4C http://www.internet4classrooms.com (Internet4Classrooms)
    22. The 2Learning.ca Education Society
    23. Quintura Kids·
    24. Read Please· · Free Rice· Virtual Museum of Canada ·  First School Years·  http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/index.htm Some things found as I follow other educators on Twitter
    25. How to Keep Kids Engaged in Class – http://www.edutopia.org/classroom-student-participation-tips
    26. · Top 100 Tools for Learning 2009 http://www.c4lpt.co.uk/recommended/
    27. · Make your own magazine cover http://www.magofun.com/
    28. · Another online dictionary http://www.wordnik.com/
    29. · graphic organizers http://cybraryman.com/graphicorganizers.html
    30.  Soungle: Search Engine for Sound Effects: http://www.soungle.com
    31. (not educational) 50 time-saving Google Docs templates: http://www.techradar.com/news/internet/web/50-time-saving-google-docs-templates-633072
    32. http://www.superteachertools.com/index.php
    33. SafeShare.TV: removes distracting / offensive ads from around YouTube videos: http://www.safeshare.tv/
    34. Twitter resources for teachers – a compilation – http://www.classroom20.com/profiles/blogs/twitter-resources-for-teachers
    35. You need an account but likely can access info through learning A-Z site – Thanks for the link Kathie!
    36. Curriki – 5 virtual field trips – http://blog.curriki.org/2010/09/23/virtual-field-trips-for-fall/  
    37.  A-Z of ICT Terms for younger students: http://www.ideastoinspire.co.uk/atozofict.htm
    38.  http://www.blackgold.ab.ca/ict/divison1/communities2/index.htm – almost exactly what I did with my kids, wish I had found it during that unit! Do you have more grade 2 social stuff?
    39. 100 Helpful Web Tools for Every Kind of Learner: http://www.collegeathome.com/blog/2008/06/10/100-helpful-web-tools-for-every-kind-of-learner/
    40.  I need to investigate this but here is the link so you can too – Use Grooveshark http://listen.grooveshark.com/ to create playlists for use in the classroom! Here is an example http://activehistory.co.uk/updates/uncategorized/songs-history-classroom-british-empire-slavery-civil-rights/ 
    41. Here’s a secret code! http://foreignlanguagehouse.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/secretmessage.pdf
    42. collection Interactive Websites for Math & Literacy!
    43. http://www.goodsitesforkids.org/literacy.htm
    44. 15 Coolest Google Earth Finds: http://tinyurl.com/yfke9uv
    45. http://www.longwood.k12.ny.us/longsmart3.html
  1. How to do research, for classroom use!: http://www.kyvl.org/kids/homebase.html
  2.  Kidsclick! Web search for kids by librarians. http://www.kidsclick.org/
  3. http://www.digitaldialects.com/
  4. www.storybird.com
  5. Paperless Classroom Ideas http://lcmrschool.org/hs/parker/web/paperless/paperless.html
  6.  Lesson Design using Wordle: A Pre/Post Class Assessment for Learning http://tborash.posterous.com/designing-lessons-using-wordle
  7.   A good reminder – Represent yourself in social media the same way you would in person http://www.oct.ca/publications/PDF/Prof_Adv_Soc_Media_EN.pdf
  8. 10 things that will be obsolete in education by 2020 http://www.itslearning.eu/10-things-that-will-be-obsolete-in-education-by-2020
Alberta Teachers’ Association (links updated/checked Mar 2011)
The provincial website: www.teachers.ab.ca
The Edmonton Public Local website: http://local37.teachers.ab.ca

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