Featured Resources


LearnNC - K-12 teaching and learning from the UNC School of Education
Illuminations - a Verizon Thinkfinity Site in partnership with NCTM
ArtsEdge - a Verizon Thinkfinity Site in partnership with the Kennedy Center
Science NetLinks - a Verizon Thinkfinity Site in partnership with AAAS
History Explorer - a Verizon Thinkfinity Site in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution
Xpeditions - a Verizon Thinkfinity Site in partnership with National Geographic
ReadWriteThink - a Verizon Thinkfinity Site in partnership with IRA and NCTE


Multidisciplinary Resources

A&E Classroom - commercial-free programming to be used in the classroom
ABC Teach - lessons and reproducibles for grades k-2. Great theme activity ideas!
ALA Great Web Sites for Kids - compiled by the Association for Library Service to Children, part of the American Library Association
Awesome Library - lesson plans and activites for all grade levels
Cable in the Classroom - an educators' guide to TV, Internet, & Curriculum
Discovery Education - lesson plans, teaching tools, and CLIPART! from the Discovery Channel
Internet Public Library (IPL) for Kids - resources for Reference, The World, Computers/Internet, Reading, Math & Science, and more
KidsClick! - web library for kids by librarians; includes picture search and sound search
NC Wise Owl Featured Elementary Websites - iimely websites correlated to the NC Standard Course of Study or other topics of interest. Updated monthly.
Nova (PBS) Interactives - modules arranged by topic
PBS Teachers - lesson plans, activities, discussion boards, and professional development opportunities
Scholastic Teachers - teaching resources, student activities, teaching with books & book clubs
School TV (DPI) - instructional TV and classroom resources provided by DPI
Teaching PreK-8 (from Highlights) - professional development and classroom activities for teachers
WebQuest.org - collection of webquests and resources to guide you through the process of designing your own

Language Arts