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Online Collaboration Projects

Online Projects allow you to not only teach a concept in your classroom but then enables you to share your results with other classrooms all over the world and compare/contrast with your own results! Students LOVE online collaboration!!

CIESE

CIESE sponsors and designs interdisciplinary projects that teachers throughout the world can use to enhance their curriculum through compelling use of the Internet. We focus on projects that utilize real time data available from the Internet, and collaborative projects that utilize the Internet’s potential to reach peers and experts around the world.

Journey North

Journey North engages students in a global study of wildlife migration and seasonal change. K-12 students share their own field observations with classmates across North America. They track the coming of spring through the migration patterns of monarch butterfliesrobinshummingbirdswhooping cranesgray whalesbald eagles — and other birds and mammals; the budding of plants; changing sunlight; and other natural events. Find migration mapspictures, standards-based lesson plans, activities and information to help students make local observations and fit them into a global context. Widely considered a best-practices model for education, Journey North is the nation’s premiere “citizen science” project for children.

Additional Sites for Teachers

Intel Education
Vocabulary @ Web English Teacher
University of Pittsburgh – MS Office and other tutorials
Story Arts Online
Kids-Learn.org

Typing Practice Online

Typing Exercise
Original Typing Test
Improved Typing Test

Archive of the Internet

Web Archive

Online Versions of Books, Magazines and More

Gutenberg Books

Share URL with Students

Trackstar 4 Teacher

Google Resources

News
Translate
Earth
Books
Video
Scholarly Texts
Search Help
For Educators

Video Resources

Universal Newsreels Archive
American Library of Congress Motion Pictures

Internet Library Reference Sites

Wikipedia
Internet Public Library
Library Spot
Awesome Library
Reference Desk
Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators
Kid’s Click
Fact Monster
Global SchoolNet
Google Lit Trips
Read, Write, Think
Teaching That Makes Sense
Animal Diversity Web
TEAMS Distance Learning
Rubistar – Create your own rubric
PBS Kids – Word Girl
Internet Scavenger Hunts
Thinkfinity