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Somer Lewis
lewiss@uncw.edu
910.962.7244

Watson College of Education
UNCW
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

Standards Based Lesson Plans

Quicklinks


General

A to Z Teacher Stuff
http://atozteacherstuff.com/
Teacher-created site that offers lesson plans, tips, forums, worksheets and other resources. Organized by subject.

Challenge County
http://techchallenge.org/
Funded by the Technology Literacy Grant Consortium and consolidates resources to help teachers integrate technology into Language Arts and Mathematics.

Curriculum Archive
http://www.buildingrainbows.com/CA/ca.home.php
A good source for lessons, activities, and tips. Browse lessons by grade level. (extends from Preschool to Undergraduate)

Funbrain.Com
http://www.funbrain.com
Visit “Teachers” section as a guide to multiple resources.

How to Implement Standards, Curriculum and Assessment
http://www.teachersnetwork.org/NTNY/nychelp/mentorship/support.htm

Lesson Plan Central
http://lessonplancentral.com/
Free lesson plans, worksheets, clipart and additional student links. Browse lessons by subject or extras like “Fun & Games.”

Lesson Plans Page
http://www.lessonplanspage.com/
Over 2,500 free lesson plans, organized by subject. Site also includes tips and teacher forums.

LessonPlanz
http://lessonplanz.com/
Site lists lesson plan ideas grouped by subject and also includes additional resources for games, family involvement, songs, and poems.

PBS TeacherSource
http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/
Integrating curriculum, professional development and community resources

Standard-Based lesson plan template
http://www.k12.hi.us/~tlcf/marcopolointegration/standardbasetemplate.htm
Provides an outline for creating a lesson plan that address Hawaii state standards. Simply substitute you state’s standards in the appropriate place.

Teachers.Net
http://teachers.net/lessons/
The University of Phoenix’s site for teacher’s to post and share lesson plans for all subjects.

Web Sites and Resources for Teachers
http://www.sitesforteachers.com/
Archived, annotated collection of sites and curriculum resources organized in nine categories, include lesson plans, instructional materials, online activities and projects, and virtual trips to museums and countries around the world.

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Art

Art Appreciation
http://www.first-school.ws/theme/artapp.htm
Preschool art activities and crafts

Kinder Art
http://www.kinderart.com/
A site dedicated to art education, lists activities, lesson plans, and additional resources.

Teachnet: Art/Creativity
http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/art/index.html
A list of a few art/craft ideas.

History


Language Arts



Graphic Organizers
http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/students/learning/lr1grorg.htm
Graphic organizer templates for different organizers like spider maps, fish maps, compare/contrast matrix, and network trees

Teachnet: Language Arts
http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/langarts/index.html
Lesson plans in the categories of: general, reading, writing, spelling, speaking, terminology, ESL, and poetry.

Literature



Questions on Books
http://www.theliterarylink.com/questions_otherbooks.html
Review questions for books commonly taught all grades K-12

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Math

Annenberg/CPB Learner.org
http://www.learner.org/teacherslab/
A combination site specifically created for science and mathematics. Includes lesson plan activities for geometry and mathematical patterns

The Math Forum at Drexel “Teachers’s Place”
http://mathforum.org/teachers/
Lesson plans grouped by elementary, middle, or high school levels.

Math Forum: High School Teacher’s Place
http://mathforum.org/teachers/high/

Math Problem Solving Activities
http://www.rhlschool.com/math.htm

Math Projects and Activities: Global Connection
http://www.globalclassroom.org/authors/florida/math/projects.html

Teacher Toolkit
http://www.buildingrainbows.com/CA/ca.home.php
Lesson plans created for middle school math.

Teachnet: Math
http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/math/index.html
Lesson plans for math grouped into: general, maps and graphs, terminology, geometry, and real world.

Music

Teachnet: Music
http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/music/index.html
Lesson plans for music teachers grouped currently in only one category: general.

This Day in Music History
http://datadragon.com/day/
Daily music facts

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Physical Education


PE Preschool Lesson Plans
http://www.pecentral.org/lessonideas/searchresults.asp?category=50
A long list of PE activities

Teachnet: Health and Physical Education
http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/health/index.html
Lesson plans in the categories of: general, nutrition, fitness, and cooking.

Reading


Alphabuddies
http://www.dltk-teach.com/alphabuddies/
Alphabet Activities

Clifford's Interactive Storybook
http://teacher.scholastic.com/clifford1/flash/phonics/index.htm
A phonics game for young readers

I’m Reading!
http://www.starfall.com/n/level-c/index/load.htm?f
Short stories and plays for young readers

Kid’s Corner
http://wiredforbooks.org/kids.htm
Beatrix Potter stories and pictures

Literacy Centers
http://www.teachers.net/lessons/posts/469.html
How to form reading/writing centers for kindergarten

Reader's Theater
http://www.readingonline.org/electronic/carrick/
A method of getting students to read through use of oral script reading

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Science

Annenberg/CPB Learner.org
http://www.learner.org/teacherslab/
Science activities for select topics like “light” and “space.” .

Kid’s Do-It-Yourself Science
http://scienceclub.org/kidlink1.html
Links to great science projects

Kid’s Science Projects
http://scienceclub.org/kidproj1.html
Projects listed by level of difficulty

Middle School Science
http://www.middleschoolscience.com/
A site geared specifically towards Middle School Science Curriculums. Lesson plan subjects range from Chemistry, Physics, Earth, and Life Sciences

Science Preschool Activities and Crafts
http://www.first-school.ws/theme/science.htm

Solar System Simulator
http://space.jpl.nasa.gov/

Teachnet: Science
http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/science/index.html
A list of science lesson plans and activities in the categories of: general, biology, earth, physics, technology, dinosaurs, scientific method, space and time, weather, and animals.

Social Studies

Lesson Plans and Resources
http://www.csun.edu/%7Ehcedu013/
A site specifically created for social studies teachers. Includes lesson plan outlines, and additional social studies resources

Teachnet: Social Studies
http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/socstudies/index.html
Lesson plans grouped into: history, personal growth, countries, government, economics, society, and geography.

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Technology

Back to School Technology Activities
http://www.educationworld.com/a_tech/tech/tech141.shtml

Standards-Based Instruction
http://www.rmcdenver.com/useguide/lessons/lindex.htm
Includes a step-by-step outline on how to create a technology based lesson plan

Writing

ABC’s of the Writing Process
http://www.angelfire.com/wi/writingprocess/specificgos.html
A list of links of graphic organizers

Handwriting Worksheets and Printables
http://www.first-school.ws/theme/handwriting.htm

How to Start a Writer’s Workshop
http://www.teachers.net/lessons/posts/681.html

Word Walls
http://www.theschoolbell.com/Links/word_walls/words.html

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