Placing Library Holds
Use the Lexile reading measure to match reader ability and text difficulty.
Scott Foresman (link)
Scott Foresman Reading Street Grade Level Websites from Ms. Waltke's Room in Jefferson County, TN schools
TrackStar is your starting point for online lessons and activities.
Welcome to Investigations (link)
Investigations in Number, Data, and Space®
Developed by educators Mike Eisenberg and Bob Berkowitz, the Big6 is the most widely-known and widely-used approach to teaching information and technology skills in the world. The Big6 is an information and technology literacy model and curriculum, implemented in thousands of schools - K through higher education. Some people call the Big6 an information problem-solving strategy because with the Big6, students are able to handle any problem, assignment, decision or task.
Lexile Framework for Reading (link)
Search title or author to find a book's Lexile Ranking.
The Lexile Ranking provides a common, developmental scale for matching reader ability and text difficulty.
The Lexile Framework Source measures comprehension of vocabulary and sentence structure.
RubiStar is a free tool to help teachers create quality rubrics.
RubiStar: Customizable Rubrics (link)
List of customizable rubrics by subject.
Helping teachers use the internet effectively.
Big 6 Presentation (link)
An information problem solving strategy presentation.
The official site for the inquiry based FOSS science curriculum. Support, resources and fun activities.
This site helps teachers locate & create ready-to-use Web lessons, quizzes, rubrics & classroom calendars. There are also tools for student use. Discover professional development resources addressing issues such as equity, ELL, technology planning, and at-risk or special-needs students.
At Home With Math (link)
The ten everyday math activities in this kit build math into the things most families already do--ordinary routines such as figuring out ways to save money, to share fairly, or to get somewhere on time.