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Lesson Plan Share Space. Welcome to WIDA's Lesson Plan Share Space!

Lesson Plan Share Space

This is a space created for you and by you! Here you and other educators who work with ELLs can upload and share the lesson plans you have created that incorporate both content and ELD standards, as well as check out lessons that others have created. We are looking for lessons that... address English Language Development and content area standards include language targets or objectives differentiate instruction according to students' English language proficiency levels offer support for ELLs to access content learning and engage in cognitive challenges Get started!

To share: Please download both the Lesson Plan Template and the Guide to Using the Template from the links below. Share My Lesson - Free K-12 Lesson Plans & Teaching Resources. Common Core. Common Core Math Kindergarten Counting & Cardinality.

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A cloud-based teaching and learning platform for teachers. Learning Guides. Sign up, Sign in. Search Results - 13 Popular Sites Like Iloveschools (Updated: Nov 21st, 2014) Teacher Lesson Plans, Printables & Worksheets by Grade or Subject - 13 Popular Sites Like Teachercreated (Updated: Nov 21st, 2014) Videos, Common Core Resources And Lesson Plans For Teachers: Teaching Channel. LESSON PLANS - Free Lesson Plans For Teachers... - An Open Marketplace for Original Lesson Plans and Other Teaching Resources.

PBS LearningMedia. Teaching with Historic Places. ConnectED – Déjà vu All Over Again. Earlier this week, I was fortunate to have an invitation to the White House to attend the President Obama’s announcement of the Future Ready Schools Initiative as part of the administration’s ConnectED program.

ConnectED – Déjà vu All Over Again

One hundred school superintendents were also in the audience as part of the first-ever Superintendents’ Summit at the White House, which served as the kickoff to the initiative. During the ceremony the superintendents signed a pledge – on their tablets – that proclaimed their commitment to ensuring their districts were Future Ready with broadband connections to the classroom, digital content for their students, devices to support the curriculum materials and professional development for their teachers so they are supported in using technology effectively for teaching and learning activities.

What this part of the administration’s ConnectED initiative recognizes is that leadership counts when change is happening. Image by K.W. Barrett, via Flickr (CC By 2.0) DocsTeach: Activities: Create. Choose a set of documents to locate on a historic or outline map.

DocsTeach: Activities: Create

Plot primary sources around the map and ask students to form geographic conclusions; ask students to analyze documents and position them on the map; or use the drawing tools to visualize geographic or manmade features. Learning Objectives and Historical Thinking Skills Mapping History activities teach students to use geographic information and information gleaned from primary sources to formulate historical conclusions. Create activities using the Mapping History template to help students understand geographic themes and the impact of distance, location, landforms or waterways, and other geographic features on society and history.

…more. Activities: Create. Activities. Resource Library Search. Lesson Plans. Lesson Plans - Lesson Plan. Back to Classroom Materials Teacher-created, classroom-tested lesson plans using primary sources from the Library of Congress.

Lesson Plans - Lesson Plan

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Teacher Resources. The Library of Congress offers classroom materials and professional development to help teachers effectively use primary sources from the Library's vast digital collections in their teaching.

Teacher Resources

Find Library of Congress lesson plans and more that meet Common Core standards, state content standards, and the standards of national organizations. Discover and discuss ways to bring the power of Library of Congress primary sources into the classroom. Go to the blog Subscribe to the blog via e-mail or RSS. Using Primary Sources Discover quick and easy ways to begin using primary sources in your classroom, with teachers' guides, information on citing sources and copyright, and the Library's primary source analysis tool. TPS Partners The Teaching with Primary Sources Program builds partnerships with educational organizations to support effective instruction using primary sources.

The Teaching with Primary Sources Journal. eClips™ Teacher Toolbox. eClips™ NASA eClips™ are short, relevant educational video segments.


These videos inspire and engage students, helping them see real world connections. Full Site Located: Grades K‑5 The Our World program supplements existing elementary learning objectives not only in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, but also in reading, writing, and visual and performing arts. Grades 6‑8 Real World video segments connect classroom mathematics to 21st century careers and innovations and are designed for students to develop an appreciation for mathematics through real-world problem-solving.

Grades 9‑12 Launchpad video segments support project-based and problem-based learning experiences in science, mathematics, and career and technical education classrooms. General Public The NASA 360 thirty-minute magazine style program highlights NASA's impact on daily lives, showcasing some of the 30,000 inventions developed by NASA over the past 50 years.