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Free Educational Resources for Educators and Teachers

Free Educational Resources for Educators and Teachers

SchoolRack » Create a FREE Teacher Website or Educational Blog! S.O.S. for Information Literacy Free Online Grammar Check, Spelling, and More | PaperRater You Publish 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. 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

The Object of History | Behind the Scenes with the Curators of the National Museum of American History October 22, 2014 ICT Literacy - Web Wednesday April 16, 2014 21st Century Interdisciplinary Theme According to the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, schools must not only focus on mastery of core subjects, but also promote understanding of academic content at much higher levels by weaving 21st century interdisciplinary themes into those subjects. One of these themes is environmental literacy, which includes knowledge and understanding of the environment and the circumstances and conditions affecting it. It also involves investigating and analyzing environmental issues and making accurate conclusions about effective solutions. Bring Earth Day to Life Planning for Earth Day (April 22) 2014 is well under way around the world. Also find Clue into Climate, a free downloadable student workbook exploring fundamental science concepts through the lens of climate science and the use of digital media resources. Become Environmental Stewards In 1970 more than 20 million Americans participated in the first Earth Day. Survive and Thrive

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FREE -- Teaching Resources and Lesson Plans from the Federal Government FREE Features These features originally appeared on the features blog. The features highlight resources and ideas related to holidays, awareness months, anniversaries and seasonal topics. January February March April May June July August Back to School: 7 Ways to Help Kids Transition Back to the Classroom September October November December About FREE Federal Resources for Educational Excellence (FREE) offered a way to find digital teaching and learning resources created and maintained by the federal government and public and private organizations. FREE was conceived in 1997 by a federal working group in response to a memo from the President. Technology has made it increasingly easier to find information from government agencies or with custom search tools, like FREE Disclaimer The U.S.

Classroom 2.0 Fair Use and Copyright for Teachers Introduction The Congress shall have the Power... To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries... The United States Constitution Article I, Section 8, Clauses 1 and 8 In 1787, writers of the U.S. Since the enactment of the first U.S. copyright law in 1790, several revisions have broadened the scope of the law. Return to top. advertisements blank information form catalogs/directories collages/montages compilations of information diaries/ journals/letters digitized images fiction instructions--fixed form interviews jokes--fixed form leaflets/pamphlets lectures/speeches letters/e-mail lithographs/serigraphs music scores/song lyrics newsletters newspapers/magazines nonfiction paintings photographs plays/screenplays poetry prints reference books sculpture song lyrics speeches technical writing textbooks Web graphics/pages Copyright and Fair Use Defined Copyright laws do not extend to facts and ideas.

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