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: Customizable Rubrics (link)
List of customizable rubrics by subject.
Teaching Resources from the Classroom of Laura Candler (link)
A virtual File Cabinet collection of blackline masters and activities created and shared by Laura Candler.
Google For Educators (link)
Here, you'll find a teacher's guide to Google Tools for Your Classroom. And to spark your imagination, you'll find examples of innovative ways that other educators are using these tools in the classroom.
Helping teachers use the internet effectively.