Month: June 2020


Highlights of numerous seasons of the popular PBS: Finding Your Roots program with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. In this collection you will find: Video (55), Document (9), Webpage (1), Lesson Plan (9), Media Gallery (18) for Grades 5-13+


PBS has a collection of a variety of media to introduce your students to George Washington and the American Revolution. Included this Collection are: Image (2), Interactive (3), Video (3), Document (1), Media Gallery (1) for Grades 5-12

See the progress of the war through the actions and decisions of General George Washington, such as direct confrontation, military strategy, disease prevention, and spy techniques.

  • Yorktown Now or Never
  • Yorktown: The French Alliance
  • Yorktown: The Siege Begins
  • Spy Techniques of the Revolutionary War: Culper Code Book
  • Smallpox Inoculation Letter
  • Washington Crossing the Delaware Painting- Interactive
  • Interactive Map of the Battle of Trenton

A Middle School Teacher and Principal discuss the use of picture books in the Middle School classroom do introduce complex literary techniques and reading strategies.

Charlie Anderson by Barbara Abercrombie, is about a cat who spends the days in the woods and comes home to sleep with his owner, only to leave again the next morning.”

“It is a parallel story and requires quite a bit of inferring on the part of the reader, ” says teacher Jason DeHart.


14 Simple Tips for Teaching Online
Practical ideas to help teachers with developing their online teaching lessons and resources.

Also great links to integrate technology in your class


Task-Oriented Question Construction Wheel Based on Bloom’s Taxonomy
Print this page to have it by your side when you are building tiered activities for your students.