Course Specific Lesson Plans - Part 1



A to Z Teacher Stuff
Teacher-created site that offers lesson plans, tips, forums, worksheets and other resources. Organized by subject.

Challenge County
Funded by the Technology Literacy Grant Consortium and consolidates resources to help teachers integrate technology into Language Arts and Mathematics.

Crayola: Lesson Plans
Long lists of projects for language arts, math, social studies, science, and visual arts. *Must register with website.

Curriculum Archive
A good source for lessons, activities, and tips. Browse lessons by grade level. (extends from Preschool to Undergraduate)

Discovery School
K-12 lesson plan library that's organized by subject or by grade level.

Education World
Lesson plans, articles, and discussion groups on a variety of topics and issues

Educational CyberPlayGround's Database of Educational Resources
Go to "Teachers" section of the main page for a host of links to educational resources in a variety of academic subject areas. Contains a "hotlist" of K-12 Internet schools.

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence

Visit "Teachers" section as a guide to multiple resources.

HotChalk Lesson Plans Page
 Over 4,000 relevant lesson plans for all grade levels created by teachers, proven in the classroom, and absolutely, positively, completely free!
How to Implement Standards, Curriculum and Assessment

Know It All
Free online resources for classroom use
Site lists lesson plan ideas grouped by subject and also includes additional resources for games, family involvement, songs, and poems.

Microsoft Educator Community
Connect and collaborate, find training and lessons, and earn badges and certificates on this personalized hub created for educators like you.
New York Times Learning Network
Excellent for grade levels 6-12. Contains a well-organized bank of archived lessons, activities for students, and discussion topics and resources for parents.

PBS TeacherSource
Integrating curriculum, professional development and community resources

Scholastic Ready-to-Go Resources
Lesson plans for all grade levels

Standard-Based lesson plan template
Provides an outline for creating a standards-based lesson plan with essential questions and a central focus.
The University of Phoenix's site for teacher's to post and share lesson plans for all subjects.

Teaching Tips.Com
A list of links to articles/tips/advice.

Web Sites and Resources for Teachers
Archived, annotated collection of sites and curriculum resources organized in nine categories, include lesson plans, instructional materials, online activities and projects, and virtual trips to museums and countries around the world.


Art North Carolina
This educational resource is designed for educators and students interested in learning form works of art. Special section called "Themes and Lessons" provides lesson plans and examples of how to integrate art into general class instruction.

Art Appreciation
Preschool art activities and crafts

The Kennedy Center's Teaching Materials focus on the national art education standards and provide K-12 teachers with curriculum units, lesson plans, activities and other ideas for integrating the arts into classroom teaching.

Kinder Art
A site dedicated to art education, lists activities, lesson plans, and additional resources.


My Wonderful World for Educators
A comprehensive action kit for educators to get started including a Global IQ test.

The Geography Store
This site has a comprehensive selection of classroom maps, globes, and geo-games.

National Geographic: Lesson Plans
Lesson plans sorted by grade and most popular.
World Geography Games
Brain-engaging geography games to test your knowledge about continents, countries, states, capitals, flags, oceans, rivers, etc.


" A More Perfect Union: Japanese Americans & the U.S. Constitution"
Tells the story of Japanese Americans being forced from their homes during WW2

Churchill and the Great Republic
An online exhibit on Winston Churchill

Federal Court Concepts

PBS Wide Angle
Offers lesson plans and activities for middle school and high school teachers.

Primary Research: Bringing History Closer to Home
Free access to original source documents and databases

The History Channel Teacher Guides
Free printable teacher guides to accompany educational programs on the history channel.

Language Arts

Graphic Organizers
Graphic organizer templates for different organizers like spider maps, fish maps, compare/contrast matrix, and network trees


Carol Hurst' Children's Literature Site
A collection of reviews of great books for kids as well as ways to incorporate them in the classroom.

Can Teach: Songs and Poems
I'm Reading!
Short stories, Chinese Fables, Greek Myths, and plays for young readers

Questions on Books
Review questions for books commonly taught all grades K-12


AAA Math
Feature a comprehensive set of interactive arithmetic lessons.

Accelerated Math Program
Information on the AM program, and how it works. There is also a link to see how Accelerated Math aligns with your state's standards.

A combination site specifically created for science and mathematics. Includes lesson plan activities for geometry and mathematical patterns.

Currency Converter and Exchange Rates

Discovery School
Lesson Plan library organized by grade level and subject. Easy to browse.

ExploreLearning offers a catalog of modular, interactive simulations in math and science for teachers and students in grades 6-12 called Gizmos.

Goals for HS Math Instruction

Graphing Calculator

The Math Forum at Drexel "Math Library"
Includes all ranges of mathematical topics. Additional resources available as well as current math education topics.

The Math Forum at Drexel "Teachers's Place"
Lesson plans grouped by elementary, middle, or high school levels.

Math Forum: High School Teacher's Place

Math Problem Solving Activities

Math Projects and Activities: Global Connection

ReviseWise: Math
Activities, worksheets, and tests on math for ages 4-11

Teacher Toolkit
Lesson plans created for middle school math.