Education as a Whole
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This blog has links to some free teaching materials that science teachers might find helpful
This is the History Channels website. It has a lot of great information that students can use for research. It even has the articles citations written out for them at the bottom of the page.
This is a link to Colonial Williamsburg's website. It contains great information for research as well as videos and games for the students to play and watch.
English/ Language Arts
Read, Write, Think has a large assortment of resources for teachers of English. Their material is sorted by grade level and it is also searchable.
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Research-Based Strategies to Ignite Student Learning
By: Judy Willis, M.D. (1-4166-0370-0)
The Art and Science of Teaching: A Comprehensive Framework for Effective Instruction
By: Robert j. Marzano (ISBN: 987-1-4166-0571-3)
Young Mathematicians At Work (Series)
By: Catherine Twomey Fosnot and Maarten Dolk
(ISBN 978-0-325-00354-2 / 0-325-00354-8 / 2001 / 192pp / Paperback)