Great Economics Lessons

http://www.sites4teachers.com/links/redirect.php?url=http://ecedweb.unomaha.edu/lessons/lessons.cfm

Here are some great online economics lessons--all levels and content areas keyed to the Nebraska Social Studies/Economics Standards. If you know the concept you want to teach, start from the K-5 concepts list or the 6-12 concepts list. Materials from which to create more lessons are available from the Virtual Economics Companion.


LEARN 2 TYPE

http://www.learn2type.com/

A free on-line site that offers interactive exercises to improve typing skills for students and teachers. Typing exercises are timed to calculate words typed per minute as well as errors made.


Pete's Power Point Station

http://www.pppst.com/

Power point and animations for teachers to use in their classroom. All content areas included.


Practical Money Skills for Life

http://www.practicalmoneyskills.com/index.php

This site gives the viewer the opportunity to choose the intended audience--student, teacher, parent or consumer. Afterwards, lessons in money management are made available for different age groups.


Read Write Think

http://www.readwritethink.org/

The website states its purpose is to "provide educators and students access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction."


States Web Game

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games.htm

An interactive site which allows students to learn the states, capitals, and two-letter postal abbreviations.


TeachersFirst.com

http://www.teachersfirst.com/index.cfm

"TeachersFirst is a rich collection of lessons, units, and web resources designed to save teachers time by delivering just what they need in a practical, user-friendly, and ad-free format. We offer our own professional and classroom-ready content along with thousands of reviewed web resources, including practical ideas for classroom use and safe classroom use of Web 2.0. Busy teachers, parents, and students can find resources using our subject/grade level search, keyword search, or extensive menus."


The Kennedy Center Artsedge

http://www.artsedge.kennedy-center.org/

ARTSEDGE supports the place of arts education at the center of the curriculum through the creative and appropriate uses of technology.