A living page of links I use in my classroom:
AMLE– American Middle Level Educators association: great resources
Edunators– Great resource to help teachers stay on track and focus on learning.
Middle Web– All about the middle level, great resource run by John Norton.
Engaging Educators– Learn, Teach, Engage – Great site for information about engagement and Urban Ed.
Ed Bean- Ideas worth sprouting: Cool teaching ideas from great teachers
General Lesson Plans:
Edgalaxy– Cool stuff for nerdy teachers
WeAreTeachers– Ideas, information and inspiration
Power my learning– Resources by topic and has ability to embed lessons
CNN student news – Daily 10 minute newscast designed for students
Wonderopolis – daily wonder of the day.
Wilderdom– Group activities
Tools I use with/for my students:
Easel.ly – Create and share info-graphics
Remind 101 – Text/e-mail reminder service
Sploder- video game creation site
Voki– talking avatar creator
Animoto– turns photos into videos website
Go Animate– animation creation website
Dvolver– a simple animation site to show conversations.
ToonDoo – Online comic-strip creator