Teacher Resources

PDF Document21st Century Learning Standards
Word DocumentBlank PYP Planner
Word DocumentSmartBoard Training
External Link21st Century Best Websites - AASL
External Link21st Century Partnership
External LinkArtsEdge
External LinkEconEdLink - Great Economic Lesson Ideas K-12
External LinkEdSiteMent - National Endowment for the Humanities - Lessons/Activities On Art & Culture, Literature& Language Arts, Foreign Language, History and Social Studies
External LinkFreePlayMusic - Website at which you can download music without royalty problem and use as background for digital storytelling, podcasts, etc.
External LinkGeography - Xpeditions - National Geography Standards brought to life through interactive lessons, activities
External LinkGo Green! - Sharing the Planet Resources, both for Teacher Lessons and Students
External LinkHistory - Smithsonian - Interactive Websites, Lessons, Activities, Searchable by grade level, timeframe
External LinkIlluminations - Math - Interactive lessons, activities, searchable by grade level. National Council of Teachers of Mathmatics (NCTM)
External LinkInteractive Learning - Interactive Websites categorized by Subject Area
External LinkInteractives, Simulations and Games
External LinkInternet4Classrooms - Go to PowerPoint and Look for Jeopardy Template
External LinkLOTS of Grade Level Interactives and other ideas
External LinkPersuasive Essay - Outline
External LinkPodcasting - Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand Website
External LinkProfessional Development - Interesting Videos about 20 mins per various topics.
External LinkRead-Write-Think - Web Sites, Resources, Lessons
External LinkScience NetLinks - Cool Interactive Websites, and Lessons - American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
External LinkSimple Special Effects - Joe Brennan's website revealing special effects for still photos.
External LinkSmartBoards - Websites, Templates, Resources provided by Melissa White
External LinkSolar Panels - Information from our VERY OWN rooftop! User e-mail is linda.mondol@lansingschools.net and PASSWORD is "gosolar!"
External LinkTechnology Tips for Classroom Teachers - Great Links!! Marilyn Western's Website MANY SmartBoard Activities Linked here, look for the Yellow Rectangle
External LinkThink Green Lesson Plans - K - 5 (Word Documents and PDF downloads)
External LinkThinkfinity Website - This site can search many of the other sites listed by lower elem and upper elem, subject, etc.
External LinkVenn Diagram - Read Write Think - 2 circle Venn Interactive

Kindergarten

External Linkan word family -  Interactive website to make -an words
External LinkABC Matching Game
External LinkAnimals - National Geographic site, facts, video, pictures, maps
External LinkAnt Parade - Count by twos
External LinkChinese Childrens Website Interactive - All in Chinese helps to teach numbers, words, etc.
External LinkConstruct-a-Word - Add beginning letters to word families to make words
External LinkConstructing words - Word Wheel - Crickweb
External LinkFood Pyramid - Interactive Game to help students learn the right foods to eat
External LinkKiddoNet Phonics - Match the letter sound with the pictures
External LinkLiving and Non-Living - BBC Interactive Website
External LinkNumber Equations - Same or Different?
External LinkNursery Rhymes - Hickory Dickory Dock - click on the RED or GREEN buttons
External LinkPanwapa World
External LinkPatterns - What comes next?
External LinkPatterns - What comes next?
External LinkPatterns - What comes next?
External LinkPatterns Create - Create your own pattern, have a friend figure out what comes next?
External LinkPhonics/Reading/Writing - Interactive website
External LinkPoissonRouge Alphabet - Alphabet Letters with various activities - FUN!
External LinkPoissonRouge Website - LOTS of fun interactive exploration to be had by one and all!
External LinkRecycling - Help Tromboone Clean up the Park
External LinkRecycling - Earth Day
External LinkRecycling - Sorting - Beehive type configuration
External LinkRhyming Words - Word Families - Starter before the Word Sort
External LinkSequencing - Comparing - Help Lecky put things in order
External LinkSequencing - Patterns - Copy the color pattern with beads choose 6 or 12
External LinkShapes - Shapes play and have fun!
External LinkShapes - Color in the right shape with the right color
External LinkShapes - Find them - Find the shapes in the pictures and drawings, three levels!
External LinkShapes - I Spy - Find the shapes in the picture
External LinkSounds - Match beginning sounds with letters
External LinkTen Frame - How Many? Thinking about numbers using frames of 10 can be a helpful way to learn basic number facts
External LinkTime - Hour and 1/2 Hour - Drag the Digital Time to the Analog Clock - Try and beat your own best time!
External LinkToys R Us - Forces and Movement
External LinkToys R Us - Pushes and Pulls Sorting Activity
External LinkToys R Us - Pushes and Pulls
External LinkToys R Us - Get a ball in a cup - Inventions Create your Own Maze
External LinkWord Family Sort

1st Grade

External LinkInternet4Classroom Links - 1st Grade Level Math links
External LinkABC Matching 
External LinkAccelerated Reader - Username: first initial+first 4 letters of last name, Pass: first initial + last initial
External LinkAdding - Hundreds Chart - Can color squares, counting by 2s, 5s, 10s etc.
External LinkAdding and Subtracting - Timed Tests
External LinkAdding BIG Numbers using 100s chart - Interactive
External LinkAnimals - National Geographic site, facts, video, pictures, maps
External LinkAnimals - Baby to Adult - FOSSWeb - Match Baby to Parent
External LinkAnimals - Baby to Adult z - BBC Matching
External LinkAnimals - Food Appearance, Senses, Movement, Habitat
External LinkAnimals - Food Chain - MANY others - Sheppard's Software site
External LinkAnimals Jungle
External LinkAnt Parade - Counting by 2s, 3s, 4s, etc.
External LinkBetween the Lions - PBS Interactive Website for reading and learning.
External LinkChinese Children's Interactive Website - All in Chinese helps to teach numbers, words, etc.
External LinkClassifying - Animals, Plants, Insects, Mammals
External LinkConcentration - Matching Numbers with Dots and MORE - Partner Play or on own
External LinkConstruct-a-Word - Add beginning letters to word families to make a word
External LinkConsumers - Goods and Services slide show with short activity
External LinkCycles of Life - Interactive with Butterfly, Frog, Plant, Tree
External LinkDoodle Splash - This resource allows drawing and words, sort of like Kid Pix, but you can NOT save, only print.
External LinkEncyclopedia Britannica - Learning and Games; Username:postoak Pass:learns
External LinkField Trip Earth - Might be a little older - Good for Animal investigations around the world
External LinkFood Web - Interactive - Gould League - Four Habitats - Australian, Antartic African, Marine
External LinkFood Webs - Pond and Woodland - Interactive site includes quiz, from BBC site
External LinkHabitats - Human and Animal - Glaxo-Smith-Kline Interactive Website
External LinkLiving and Non-Living - BBC Interactive
External LinkMath Interactive Lessons - Measurement, Weight, Capacity, etc. LINKS Learning
External LinkMoney - Count Coins and type in total - Harcourt Brace
External LinkMoney - Counting Coins
External LinkMoney - Adding coins to a cup to equal a total dollar amount, slide and thumb for fun!
External LinkMoney - Buying items
External LinkMoney - Adding up money
External LinkMoney - Do a job and get paid, then bank the money
External LinkMoney - Trading Game - Bartering
External LinkMoney - Counting - Three levels - More of a Review
External LinkMoney - Matching Words with Numbers
External LinkMoney - Piggy Bank - Buying items with money from your piggy bank - cash register
External LinkNumber Line - Interactive
External LinkNumber Line - Adding or Subtracting - Computer Shows this one
External LinkNumber Line - Problems - Interactive
External LinkNumber Line Problems - Adding on the number line
External LinkNumbers - Same or Different with Addition?
External LinkPanwapa World
External LinkPattern Blocks - Interactive Site to manipulate pattern blocks - Illuminations Math
External LinkPattern Blocks 2 - Another interactive using pattern blocks - has grid lines
External LinkPlants and Animals - BBC Website Interactive
External LinkPoissonRouge Website - Explore have fun, see what you can find!
External LinkProducers - Short slide show with an activity
External LinkReading/Writing/Phonics - Interactive website - Starfall.com
External LinkSorting - Animals, Plants - Wait for the question, then click on the animal that it applies to.
External LinkSpelling City - Add your own words to help you study and learn!
External LinkSubtraction - Take Away Targets - may include negative numbers
External LinkSubtraction - Octopus and Bubbles add or subtract
External LinkSubtraction - Green Blobs - Minus Mission
External LinkSubtraction - Rabbits - Take Away Rabbits - Some reading needed
External LinkTangrams Interactive - Thisis a Chinese language site, however the top button on left will change the shape, and the 2nd button left will show the lines for placement.
External LinkTen Frame - Math Interactive Adding and Subtracting
External LinkTime - BBC - Really Fun, Interactive Levels are: Medium, Hard, Really Hard. TRY IT Have fun!
External LinkTime - Digital and Analog - Click on the Analog or Digital box then move the MINUTE hand on the clock, OR type in on the digital clock what the clock face time is.
External LinkTime - Hickory Dickory Dock - Chose the correct time and mouse gets the cheese!
External LinkTime - Ma Hubbard's - She asks you "What is the TIme?" You choose between two or three choices.
External LinkTime - Matching - Match time written in words to analog time
External LinkTime - Mr. Nussbaum - Set the clock to the minutes
External LinkTime - Quiz - Multiple Choice Quiz Check for correct
External LinkTime - Stop the Clock - Telling Time to 1/2 hour intervals
External LinkTime - Tough one - You can Choose "RANDOM" and then you set the analog, or digital to the right time.
External LinkTyping Practice - Dance Mat
External LinkWants and Needs - Story - Rumble, Grumble, Gurgle, Roar - Penguin Story - Nick Jr
External LinkWants and Needs - Story Activity - Rumble Grumble Gurgle Roar - Quiz
External LinkWants and Wants - Health vs. Fun Wants, sorting activity
External LinkWeather - Adding Clothes for the appropriate weather - Interactive
External LinkWeather - Edheads - Weather Summary - Some parts rather advanced for 1st grade, but the Weather Reporting is OK.
External LinkWord Family Sort - Sort the word families - Does not self check/correct
External LinkYesterday - Pilgrim Time - Check out this site and listen to what it used to be like during the Pilgrims time.

2nd Grade

Powerpoint DocumentOutdoor Classrooms and Gardens - Power Point with pictures of outdoor classrooms and Gardens
External LinkArt of Glass
External LinkAnimals - National Geographic Site, Video, Maps, Fast Facts
External LinkEncyclopedia Britannica - Good Resource for Animals Report - Username:remc13 Pass: home13
External LinkA River Ran Wild - Book - Website for Lynne Cherry Author
External LinkAccelerated Reader - Username: first initial+first 4 letters of last name, Pass: first initial + last initial
External LinkAnimals - Sorting - Wait for the question then click on the animals it applies to.
External LinkBig Blue Marble - Water - Book from the NASA website that talks about our planet and water.
External LinkBuilding a Sod House - Historical Living - 1800-1860s - Interactive
External LinkCareers - NOT age appropriate, however a resource - Bureau of Labor Statistics, a teacher or parent could help them find information
External LinkChinese Site - Interactive Children's Activities
External LinkClock - hour and 1/2 hour time interactive
External LinkCommunity - Build your own Old English Town - Interactive
External LinkCommunity - Field Trip to places around a town
External LinkCommunity - Who Pays for City Hall? Interactive
External LinkCommunity - Hangzhou - Video that shows Hangzhou City in Zhejiang Province
External LinkConcentration - Matching addition with numbers
External LinkDoodle Splash - Draw a picture, add words, print - NO saving allowed
External LinkEdheads - Activate Your Mind! - Interactive Programs for Weather, Simple Machines, Compound Machines and others
External LinkEven and odd - Adding numbers against a computer, even or odd
External LinkEven and Odd - Ant Parade - Counting in Groups
External LinkEven and Odd - Number Order - Put the numbers in the right sequence, LISTEN carefully!
External LinkFractions - Paint a grid to be the proper fraction (Halves, Quarters, etc)
External LinkFractions - Name the numerator and denominator of shaded circle
External LinkFree Rice - United Nations site - Vocabulary and Math, by choosing the right answer you can donate rice to countries in need.
External LinkHistorical - American History Museum - Interactive Timeline
External LinkHistory - Past and Present - Interactive Compare/Contrast Daily Life Pilgrims/Native Americans
External LinkHistory - Place and Time - Interactive - But need to be able to read - Group Activity?
External LinkMastermind - Fun THINKING Game
External LinkMultiplication - BBC site - Fun BBC groups of fruit for camel to carry
External LinkMusic - Play the Piano - click on the keys, or try a=1st, b=2nd
External LinkPanwapa World - Log on and have fun!
External LinkPattern Blocks - Make patterns, shapes geometric figures using interactive pattern blocks
External LinkPattern Blocks 2 - Interactive with Grid Lines
External LinkPlant - Growing - BBC Website Interactive Growing a Plant -- Watering, Heat
External LinkPlant Parts - Interactive from Howard Hughes Medical Institute
External LinkPlants and Animals - Plants and Animals in Local Environment, BBC Interactive site
External LinkPlants and Animals Food Chains
External LinkPlants and Animals Habitats
External LinkPlants Outdoor Classroom - Kentucky Website with Information on their Outdoor Classrooms - Endless Inquiry Learning
External LinkPoisson Rouge Interactive - LOTS of little interactive BASICS
External LinkReading/Writing/Phonics
External LinkRecycling
External LinkRecycling - 3 Rs - Reduce Reuse Recycle
External LinkRecycling - Help Trombone clean up the Park!
External Linkremc13.org - Username:lansing, Pass:remc48933
External LinkSolar Panels - Shows output of OUR OWN SOLAR PANELS at Post Oak!
External LinkSpelling City - You enter your OWN spelling words
External LinkStudy Island - Username: first initial+lastname@postoak, Pass:first initial+lastname
External LinkTangrams Interactive - Chinese Language site, however easily move the shapes to create the picture. 1st button on left will change the design, 2nd button will show the line
External LinkTyping Practice - Dance Mat
External LinkWater Cycle - Interactive site from England
External LinkWater Interactive Activities - EPA site - Word Scramble, Matching, Question and Answer
External LinkWater Rainforest Droplet - NASA Game
External LinkWorld Maths Day - March 3rd world math day compete against other students around the world!
External LinkWorm World - Yucky Worm World - Discovery

3rd Grade

External LinkAccelerated Reader - Username: first initial+first 4 letters of last name, Pass: first initial + last initial
External LinkAnimals - Creature Feature - National Geographic
External LinkEncyclopedia Britannica - Learning and Games; Username:postoak Pass:learns
External LinkFree Rice - Donate Rice to needing countries through vocabulary and math skills.
External LinkGenre - Baba Yaga - Venn Diagram - compare with others
External LinkGenre - Story Plot - Interactive for Jack and the Beanstalk (plot, rise, fall)
External LinkGlobal Gang - General Information Games, Info, etc.
External LinkGoing Green! Game - How your choices IMPACT the ENVIRONMENT.
External LinkMaking Change - Dollars and Cents Interactive - FunBrain
External LinkMath - Matching - Multiplication with numbers match and MORE! NCTM site
External LinkMichigan Kids Website
External LinkMultiple Intelligence
External LinkMultiplication - BBC - Groups of fruit for camel to carry. Levels are: Medium, Hard, Really Hard
External LinkMultiplication - Timez Attack - Cool Multiplication Program
External LinkNative American - Painting - What Story Does it Tell?
External LinkNative Americans - Buffalo - What Can You Make From a Buffalo?
External LinkPanwapa World
External LinkPoisson Rouge (Red Fish) - Interactive Website - explore, inquire
External LinkPower Up - Make your best Choices Powering a City
External Linkremc13.org - Username:lansing, Pass:remc48933
External LinkSolar Panels - Going Green on OUR OWN ROOF at Post Oak! Username is: linda.mondol@lansingschools.net PASSWORD is: gosolar!
External LinkSpelling City - You enter your OWN spelling words - Helps you study your spelling words, teaches, tests, games!
External LinkStudy Island - Username: first initial+lastname@postoak, Pass:first initial+lastname
External LinkTangrams Interactive - Chinese Language site, however easily move the shapes to create the image. Click on the top left button to swithc picture, 2nd button to show lines.
External LinkTimes Table Interactive
External LinkTyping Practice - Dance Mat
External LinkWhere in Michigan - Where in Michigan Links to help research cities
External LinkWildlife - Interactive - What would you do? In these different wildlife situations.
External LinkWorm World - Yucky Worm World -Discovery

4th Grade

External Link50 States
External Link50 States - Can you place the states?
External Link50 States - Culture Grams - Information, kid-friendly (Username=lansing, Password = 48933)
External Link50 States - Place the State
External Link50 States Quiz
External LinkAccelerated Reader - Username: first initial+first 4 letters of last name, Pass: first initial + last initial
External LinkAnimals - Creature Feature
External LinkBranches of Government - A short BrainPop Video explaining the three branches
External LinkBranches of Government - Assignment connects to Ben's Guide
External LinkBranches of Government - Interactive Quiz
External LinkBranches of Government - Time for kids PDF informational with questions
External LinkBranches of Government - Legislative - Making Laws
External LinkBranches of Government - The White House - Presidents, Fun Facts, First Pets
External LinkElectoral College
External LinkEncyclopedia Britannica - Learning and Games; Username:postoak Pass:learns
External LinkEnergy
External LinkFood Chain - Quiz Questions
External LinkFood Chain - SheppardSoftware
External LinkFood Chain - Types of Eaters and Food Chains
External LinkFood Chains - Biomes
External LinkFood Chains - Links to sites
External LinkFood Web - Gould - Australian Habitats and Food Chains
External LinkFractions
External LinkFractions - Mr. Nussbaum site "Tony Fraction's Pizza Shop"
External LinkFractions - Cards and move the target over.
External LinkFractions - Common Denominators
External LinkFractions - Flitting
External LinkFractions - Lots of different ones - Have to look under "F" for Fraction ones
External LinkGlobal Gang - General Information Games, Info, etc.
External LinkHoliday/Christmas Interactive Websites
External LinkImmigration - Ellis Island Interactive from Scholastic
External LinkLemonade Stand - Cool Math Interactive - Small Business Owner
External LinkMaps - Continents Puzzles
External LinkMath Activities - BBC Education Maths - Matching Fractions with Decimals, Rotations, many others
External LinkMental Math - BBC Math Adding, Multiplication, Subtration, Division
External LinkMultiplication - Timez Attack - Big Brains Cool Multiplication Application
External LinkMultiplication Facts - BBC Test your Multiplication knowledge
External LinkNutrition - Nutrition Activities Learn about Healthy Choices!
External LinkPanwapa World
External LinkRegions
External Linkremc13.org - Username:lansing, Pass:remc48933
External LinkSarasota, Florida - Informational
External LinkSarasota, Florida - Governmental Official Site
External LinkSpelling City - Add your own words to study and learn!
External LinkStudy Island - Username: first initial+lastname@postoak, Pass:first initial+lastname
External LinkTangrams Interactive - Chinese Language site, however easily move the shapes to create the picture. 1st button on left changes the image, 2nd button shows lines.
External LinkTime Zones
External LinkTimes Table Interactive
External LinkTyping Practice
External LinkU.S. Senators
External LinkUNICEF - EU - WATER
External LinkWorm World

5th Grade

External LinkAnimals - Abused/Abandoned - ASPCA
External LinkWorld Maths Day - Click on the YELLOW SIGN IN BUTTON. Use your Username and Password on your paper it is CASE SENSITIVE! Then choose "Level 1" to start.
External Link13 Colonies - Mr. Nussbaum
External LinkAccelerated Reader - Username: first initial+first 4 letters of last name, Pass: first initial + last initial
External LinkAngles - Banana Hunt - This interactive site helps student practice the degrees in an angle.
External LinkAnimals - Creature Feature
External LinkBody - Yucky Gross & Cool Body
External LinkBody Parts - Identify close up parts of the body on Jerome the Skeleton
External LinkBody Skeleton - Interactive - Put the Skeleton back together properly.
External LinkColonial - Go Back In Time
External LinkColonial Life
External LinkColonial Triangular Trade
External LinkCool Science
External LinkDigest Quest
External LinkDivision
External LinkEdheads - Activate Your Mind
External LinkEncyclopedia Britannica
External LinkFactoring Activity
External LinkFood Pyramid
External LinkFraction - Model III
External LinkFraction Bars Game
External LinkFractions - Compare
External LinkFractions - Concentration
External LinkFractions - Equivalents
External LinkFractions - Introduction
External LinkFractions - Visual
External LinkFractions - with Percents - Circle graph
External LinkFreeRice.com - United Nations site. Donate rice to needing countries by answering correctly
External LinkFrog Mystery - Disappearing Frogs - Why? Discuss with experts and learn.
External LinkGeometric Shapes - Manipulate 3-d shapes
External LinkGeometric Shapes - BBC Website Interactive
External LinkGlobal Gang
External LinkKids Book Blog - Find out about books other kids are reading. Hosted and created by 5th and 6th graders in California.
External LinkMaps - Continents Puzzle
External LinkMars Interactive - NASA
External LinkMath Activities - BBC Education Maths
External LinkMeasuring Size and Weight
External LinkMental Math
External LinkMultiplication - Timez Attack - Fun video game type multiplication application. First choose your state, then "Lansing Public Schools" then "Post Oak" then your teacher, then you!
External LinkMultiplication Facts
External LinkNumber Patterns
External LinkNutrition - Nutrition Activities and Healthy Choices
External LinkPanwapa World
External LinkPilgram Travel to America
External LinkPower Play - Harness Energy - Create Machines
External LinkProduct Game - Two Players move the box to number line to multiply try to get numbers in a row in your color
External Linkremc13.org - Username:lansing, Pass:remc48933
External LinkSolar System - Windows to the Universe - University Corporation for Atmospheric Research UCAR
External LinkSpelling City
External LinkStamp Act - PBS.org Big Apple Website - short video clip
External LinkStamp Act
External LinkStamp Act - Patrick Henry Speech
External LinkStamp Act for Kids
External LinkStudy Island - Username: first initial+lastname@postoak, Pass:first initial+lastname
External LinkTangrams Interactive - Chinese Language Site, however easily move shapes to create the image shown. 1st button changes picture, 2nd button shows lines.
External LinkTea Party - Boston Tea Party Page from the "Old South Meeting House.org" website
External LinkTea Tax - This is a "HistoryWiz.Com" site relating to the Tea Tax
External LinkThe Stamp Act - Colonial Williamsburg Site
External LinkTyping Practice
External LinkUNICEF - Water - Program to help educate regarding the need for clean drinking water.
External LinkWorm World
External LinkZAP - Reaction Time - Nervous System - Reaction Time - Brain - Eye Hand Ear Hand Coordination