Communication, Presentation, and Research Links

Specific Graphic/Sound Sites

            Amazon Adventure-Kapok, Mahogany Rainforest

            http://168.216.238.53/amazon/index.htm

            Rainforest Layers-Pictures

            http://www.schools.ash.org.au/schools/rochedale/rain4.htm

            Canopy Graphic-Picture

            http://estel.uindy.edu/outReach/guesSchools/tour/rf1.html

            Kidsí Quest-Rainforest Sounds

            http://www.christiananswers.net/kids/sounds.html

 

Multimedia Samples & Plug-ins

Plug-ins

            Shockwave

            http://www.macromedia.com/shockwave

            VivoActive

            http://www.vivo.com

            QuickTime VR

            http://www.apple.com/quicktime

 

Animation

            Doctor Over Time-Animation (Shockwave)

            http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/doctor/index.html

            Plate Tectonics-Animation (Shockwave)

            http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/tectonics/#

            Technology at Home-Animation (Shockwave)

            http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/tech/#

            Orbiter-Animation (Shockwave)

            http://ppsa.com/science/

            Kidís Water Cycle-Animation

            http://www.epa.gov/OGWDW/kids/cycle.html

QuickTime Samples

            Mars Movie

            http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/mgs/movpics/anim/anim.html

            Fan Worm Feeding

            http://dn.quantumleap.net/QLN/wd6199/wf150.mov

            Crab Filter Feeding

            http://dn.quantumleap.net/QLN/wd6194/wf254.mov

Vivo Samples

            Morphing Human Embryo

            http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/odyssey/clips/vivhumhigh.html

            Pyramids (Giza Plateau Fly-by)

            http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/explore/flybyvivisdn.html

QTVR Samples

            Alive on Everest (Everest Summit)

            http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/everest/zone/topviewvr.html

            Pyramids

            http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/explore/khufenter.html

            Coral Reef

            http://www.eduweb.com/jason/images/tabl1_v1.mov

            Mars

            http://www.mars-sites.arc.nasa.gov/chryse2.html

Fair Use

            Copyright Issues

            http://bvsd.k12.co.us/~benedict/copyright.html

            SUL: Copyright & Fair Use

            http://fairuse.stanford.edu/

            Fair Use Guidelines for Educational Multimedia

            http://sims.berkeley.edu/courses/ids113/fairuse.html

 

RESEARCH:

Research and Reference Tools

            My Virtual Reference Desk

            http://www.refdesk.com/

            Research-It!

            http://www.iTools.com/research-it/research-it.html

            APA style website

            http://www.apastyle.org

            SWT Learning Assistance Center writing aid

            http://swt.edu/slac/writing/Documentation.html

Evaluation Sites

            University of Wisconsin-Ten Cís for Evaluating Internet Resources

            http://www.uwec.edu/Admin/Library/10cs.html

 

Online Simulations

            Amazon Interactive Intro

            http://www.eduweb.com/ecotourism/eco1.html

            Art Detective-Online Game

            http://www.eduweb.com/pintura/index.html

            The Watershed Game

            http://www1.umn.edu/bellmuse/mnideals/watershed/watershed.html

            You Be The Historian

            http://www.si/edu/organiza/museums/nmah/notkid/ubh/00intro.htm

            Lost Cities Adventure: Peru

            http://www.studio360.com/html/v_vr1.htm

 Online Projects-Fee (to access some information)

            Globalearn.com

            http://www.globalearn.com/

            EnviroNet

            http://earth.simmons.edu/roadkill/roadkill.html

            Journey North 1998

            http://www.learner.org/jnorth/

Online Projects-Free

            Project Center

            http://www.eduplace.com/projects/index.html

            Gander Academyís Theme-Related Resources

            http://www.stemnet.nf.ca/CITE/themes.html

 

STARTING POINTS FOR EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES ON THE WEB

 

Awesome Library Ė K-12 Education Directory

http://www.neat-schoolhouse.org/awesome.html

AskERIC Lesson Plans

http://www.askeric.org

Blue Webín Applications Library

http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/bluewebn/

The Chalkboard

http://www.thechalkboard.com

Classroom Connect

http://classroom.net

Collaborative Lesson Archive

http://faldo.atmos.uiuc.edu/CLA/

David Levinís Learning @Web.Sites

http://www.ecnet.net/users/gdlevin/home.html

EDSITEment

http://edsitement.neh.fed.us

Education Listservs

http://snow-white.gac.peachnet.edu/use/faq/GADOE_IT_guide/06_Listservs/Education_Listservs

Encarta Lesson Collection

http://encarta.msn.com/schoolhouse/default.asp

From Now On Ė The Educational Technology Journal

http://www.fromnowon.org

Gander Academy Theme-Related Resources

http://www.stemnet.nf.ca/CITE/themes.html

The Graphic Organizer

http://www.graphic.org

BIG PAGES of Education Links

http://www.mts.net/~jgreenco/jerdeb.html

Just For Middle School Kids

http://www.westnet.com/~rickd/Kids.html

K-12 World

http://www.k-12world.com/

Kathy Schrockís Guide for Eduators

http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide

Learning with the World

http://ozline.com/learning/workshop.html

Lesson Plans Page

http://www.lessonplanspage.com

Online Educator

http://www.ole.net/ole/

School Page Ė The Educatorís Resource

http://www.eyesoftime.com/teacher/

Teacherís Online Notebook

http://www.technology4u.com/ton/index.html

Teachnet.com

http://www.teachnet.com

Tom Snyder Productionsí Online Classroom

http://www.teachtsp.com/classroom.html

 

 

TOP SITES FOR USE WITH CURRICULUM

 

GENERAL:

CNN

http://www.cnn.com

Library of Congress

http://lcweb.loc.gov/homepage/

Newspapers Online

http://www.webwombat.com.au/intercon/newsprs/index.htm

Teaching With the Internet

http://web.syr.edu/~djleu/teaching.html

 

ART:

Art Deadlines

http://custwww.xensei.com/adl

Art Treasures

http://sgwww.epfl.ch/BERGER/index.html

Artserv

http://rubens.anu.edu.au/

Crayola Art Site

http://education.crayola.com

The Louvre

http://mistral.culture.fr/louvre

The Refrigerator Art Contest

http://www.artcontest.com

The Time Life Photo Gallery

http://pathfinder.com/photo/sighthome.html

 

ENGLISH:

Books Online

http://www.cs.cmu.edu/Web/books.html

Carnegie-Mellonís English Server

http://english-www.hss.cmu.edu/

Carol Hurstís Childrenís Literature Site

http://www.carolhurst.com/

Elements of Literature

http://webserver.maclab.comp.uvic.ca/writersguide/welcome.html

 

Literary Arts Allied Collective

http://www.lit-arts.com/LAAC

St. Cloudís University Literacy Online

http://leo.stcloud.msus.edu/

Teachers and Writers Collective

http://www.twc.org/tmmain.htm

Word Play

http://www.wolinskyweb.com/word.htm

 

FOR STUDENTS:

Cyberspace Middle School

http://www.scri.fsu.edu/~dennisl/CMS.html

Girl Talk

http://www.pleiades-net.com/voices/girl/girl.html

World Kids Network Fun Clubs

http://worldkids.net/club/

 

LANGUAGES:

Languages for Travelers

http://www.travlang.com/languages/index.html

 

 

MATH:

ABACUS International Math Competition

http://www.gcschool.org/abacus.html

Fun With Numbers

http://www.newdream.net/~sage/old/numbers/

Lessons by Susan Boone

http://crpc.rice.edu/CRPC/GT/sboone/Lessons/lptitle.html

The Math Forum

http://forum.swarthmore.edu

Ask Dr. Math

http://forum.swarthmore.edu/dr.math/

Math projects

http://www.ed.hawaii.edu

Online calculators (Thanks, Ms. Griffin's kids!)

http://www.mortgagecalculator.net/math-calculators/

 

 

 

MUSIC:

ClassicalNet

http://www.classical.net

Music Education Online

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/2405/index.html

Music From Favorite Artists

http://www.sonymusic.com

 

SOCIAL STUDIES:

Africa South of the Sahara Links

http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/guide.html

China the Beautiful

http://www.chinapage.com/

Citylink

http://usacitylink.com

Guide to Ancient China on the Web

http://www.cmi.k12.il.us/~kempeja/Anewchina.html

Historical Maps

http://mahogany.lib.utexas.edu:1000/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/map_sites/hist_sites.html

International Affairs Resources

http://www.pitt.edu/~ian/ianres.html

K-12 African Resources on the Internet

http://www.sas.upenn.edu/Africa_Studies/Home_Page/AFR_GIDE.html

Mapping the World by Heart Geography Links

http://www.mapping.com/index.shtml

National Civil Rights Museum

http://www.mecca.org/~crights/

Netnoirís Bridge to Black History

http://www.netnoir.com/spotlight/bhm98/index.stm

NSTAís Scope, Sequence and Coordination Project

http://www.gsh.org/NSTA_SSandC/

Oneida Indian Nation

http://one-web.org/oneida/

Underground Railroad

http://www.npca.org/walk/html

U.S. Civil War Center

http://www.cwc.lsu.edu/

U.S. Dept. of Energy

http://www.doe.gov/

Visit the United Nations

http://www.un.org

 

SCIENCE:

Access Excellence Activities Page

http://outcast.gene.com/ae/AE/

Arctic Project

http://ics.soe.umich.edu/ed712/IAPIntro.html

Ask the Scientist Videoconferences

http://space.rice.edu

Discovery Channel Online

http://www.discovery.com

Earth and Sky

http://www.earthsky.com

Engaging Science Lesson Plans Exchange, K-7 Teachers

http://www.engagingscience.org/lpe/lpe.htm

Exploratorium

http://www.exploratorium.edu/

Explore the Heart

http://sln2.fi.edu/biosci/heart.html

Frog Dissection

http://george.lbl.gov/ITG.hm.pg.docs/dissect/

Froggy Things

http://frog.simplenet.com/froggy

The Global Rivers Environmental Education Network

http://www.igc.org/green

Jason Project

http://www.jasonproject.org/front.html

NASA

http://img.arc.nasa.gov/current-projects.html

National Science Foundation

http://www.her.nsf.gov

Nine Planets

http://www.seds.org/nineplanets/nineplanets

Possibilities for Science

http://kendaco.telebyte.com:80/billband/Possibilities.html

Self Expressing Earth

http://cgee.hamline.edu/see/SEEonline/index.html

Science and the Environment

http://www.voyagepub.com/publish/voyage.htm

Solar System

http://bang.lanl.gov/solarsys

 

WORLD WAR II LINKS:

 

http://www.us-history.com/maps/eu1939.html (WWII maps)

 

http://www.neat-schoolhouse.org/Classroom/Social_Studies/History/World_War_II.html (general info)

http://209.235.102.9/~aer23655/Versailles.htm (Treaty of Versailles, etc)

http://metalab.unc.edu/hyperwar/ (links to variety of WWII sites)

http://members.xoom.xom/philswwii/home.html (general info)

http://saul.snu.edu/syllabi/history/s97projects/towar?  (pros/cons of going to war)

http://www2.ebicom.net/~kara/wwii.html (general info)

http://library.thinkquest.org/15511/ (awesome)

http://www.nara.gov/exhall/people/people.html (National Archive site)

http://www.axess.com/users/pete/index.html (general info)

http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/EMS/WWWII/WWWII.html (general info)

http://www.faqs.org/faqs/world-war-2-faq/ (bulletin board of frequently asked questions about WWII)

http://www.geocities.com/Pentagon/Quarters/5433/index.html (good research site)

http://ac.acusd.edu/history/ww2timeline/1918-38.html (timeline of events leading up to WWII

http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/timeline/ww2time.htm (timeline w/photos)

http://www.qt.org/worldwar/timeline/ (very clearly written timeline)

 

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