PUSD K-5 Standards Sites
The following Parent Resource Guides were created
to correspond to the new Elementary Progress Reports. For
each grade level standard we've included several links that will
provide instruction and practice opportunities for students.
additional math support that aligns with our new textbooks
Math Expressions and California Math Online-
glossaries of terms, e-manipulatives, games to support learning
Practice Sites by RIT Range
Florida Center For Reading Research
sponsored by the International Reading
Association and the National Council of Teachers of English
excellent site with resources organized by grade level,
resource type, learning objective, or theme. If you
search through their interactive resources for students,
each is linked to multiple lessons to introduce the concept
needed before students practice skills.
search for resources to teach biographical writing
produced an excellent student resource that supports student
understanding of summarizing, main idea, and more:
Development for America's Prek-12 Teachers
PBS has launched
the PBS Teacher site, a new education portal for teachers.
It has thousands of lesson plans, professional development
options, videos, blogs, and more.
Teaching students to evaluate
resources for credibility and to understand effective ways to
harness the vast resources available on the web are critical
elements of all we do in education today. Visit
McKenzie's website for some great lessons, student-based
projects, and insights to improve our practice in this area.
The University of Illinois at
Chicago has a great interactive tool to teach students
how to do effective online searches.
Lesson Plans by Grade Level and Standards
Internet4Classrooms website by
Susan Brooks and Bill Byles is one of the most
comprehensive Education Portals on the web.
Internet for Classrooms site you'll find:
to K-8 Standards-Aligned Skill Builder Practice Materials
and Instructional Resources for Math, Language Arts,
Science and social studies.
K-12 Subject, Assessment, and Resource Links
Self-Paced Tutorials for applications like PowerPoint,
Word, Inspiration, Excel, and more.
Daily Dose of the Web
Subject Area (Such as Analogy a Day,
Vocabulary word a day, Geometry problem of the week,
Astronomy Picture of the Day, Physics Question of the week
and MANY more.)
Question of the Day
Great Search Engines and search tips
free podcasts and video podcasts from National Geographic.
You will have access to the latest nature news,
science news and more. There are even podcasts of the
best music from around the world for our geography and
fine arts music courses.
Lesson Plan Library
K-5 Lesson Plans
6-8 Lesson Plans
9-12 Lesson Plans
Center for Bullying Prevention
Prevent Bullying: National Center for Bullying Prevention.
National Bullying Prevention Awareness Week is October 22-28,
George Lucas Educational Foundation
Instructional Technology Specialist
Poway Unified School District