Accounting Business Great Teacher and Student
Careers Computers Fun
News and Research Art Math
English Science Social Studies
Accounting I This is a list of accounting websites. It includes accounting self quizzes,
http://www.elkmound.k12.w money websites, and games.
Bean Counter A tutorial for accounting developed by an Accounting teacher. Can be
http://www.dwmbeancounte used to remediate accounting students.
Consumer Website The Consumer Debit Resource site is dedicated to helping you develop
https://www.consumerdebit. good debit practices, basic knowledge and skills to manage and maintain
com/consumerinfo/us/en/ab checking accounts, so that you can build a solid foundation that will
outchecking/checkbookbasi allow you to fully participate, enjoy, and access mainstream financial
techLEARNING Curriculum Resource Links. The Resource for Education Technology
Debt Reduction Calendar Find out how long it will take to become debt free and how much you'll
http://cgi.money.cnn.com/to pay in interest by making the minimum monthly payments.
If You're So Smart, Why The purpose of this lesson is to help you explore the relationship
Aren’t You Rich? between education and income. The lesson will focus on the following
http://www.econedlink.org/l question: “Why do some people earn more income from their labor than
essons/index.cfm? others?” Students learn average salaries for levels of education. There
lesson=NN130 is an opportunity to calculate how much more money can be earned over
a lifetime with higher education.
EconEdLink A premier source of classroom tested, Internet-based economic lesson
http://www.econedlink.org/ materials for K-12 teachers and their students.
Marketplace Public Radio Visitors can listen any time (via this site) to recent broadcasts of this
http://marketplace.publicrad popular radio show on personal finance. The resources section includes
io.org/ listings of web sites, books, etc. related to weekly broadcasts. There's
also a forum for sharing tips on saving money.
National Council on The National Council on Economic Education.is a nationwide network
Economic Education that leads in promoting economic literacy with students and their
http://www.ncee.net/ teachers. NCEE's mission is to help students develop the real-life skills
they need to succeed: to be able to think and choose responsibly as
consumers, savers, investors, citizens, members of the workforce, and
effective participants in a global economy.
JumpStart Coalition This organization maintains (with the help of the National Institute for
http://www.jumpstartcoaliti Consumer Education) a searchable database of personal finance
on.org/ educational materials. There's also a section that lists personal financial
management guidelines and benchmarks.
How Stuff Works This site tells how most anything works.
Escape from Knab This website is an activity that deals with finances. The activity begins
http://www.escapefromknab with you on Knab (a foreign planet). You must get a job, buy a car, rent
.com/ an apartment, and save enough money to buy a plane ticket back to
Kids Pages - USPTO Money tutorial for kids. Includes savings options and rule of 72 for
http://www.uspto.gov/web/o figuring how long it takes to double your money.
National Endwoment for The National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) is a non-
Financial Education profit foundation dedicated to helping all Americans acquire the
www.nefe.org information and gain skills to take control of their personal finances.
Money - FirstGov for Kids Have you ever asked "Why do we have to pay taxes?" Do your parents
http://www.kids.gov/k_mon pull their hair out around April 15th? Find out the answer to this and
ey.htm many more fun and exciting questions with these links below.
MoneyChimp Learn stock market investing, index funds, valuation models, and more
Tax Brackets Federal income tax from 2000 to 2005. Your tax bracket is the rate you
http://www.moneychimp.co pay on the "last dollar" you earn.
The Mint Home The Mint is packed with all kinds of tips about what to do with your
Windows Marketplace Windows purchases.
Stock Market Tutorial Edustock is an educational web page designed to teach young and old
http://library.thinkquest.org/ alike, what the stock market is, and how it can work for them. It
3088/ includes tutorials on the stock market and how to pick good stocks. It
also provides information on a select group of companies to help you
start your research into what stock is going to make your fortune. Last
of all, it provides a FREE 20 minute delayed Stock market
simulation on the World Wide Web.
How stocks work How stocks and the stock market work.
Business Attire Website Proper business attire
UNI Business University of Northern Iowa Business Communication. Links to
Communication business attire, etc.
Florida State Attire Site Dress to Impress: Secrets to proper attire
Start Here Go Places in Business Games
Business and Accounting
Ethics This site has helpful information on ethics.
Debt Reduction Calendar Find out how long it will take to become debt free and how much you'll
http://cgi.money.cnn.com/to pay in interest by making the minimum monthly payments.
Who wants to be a A student-created Webquest on financial information.
Treasury Direct Calculate the value of savings bonds
S. C. Council on Economic Promoting economic development through education in the K12
Practical Money Skills Practical money skills for teens.
Foundation for the Future Ideas for promoting business education.
of Business Education
Shop ACTE Here are some of the most popular items purchased from ACTE:
www.acteonline.org/shopact Career and Technical Educator's Survival Guide
A self-paced guide with 12 modules that cover such basics as course
construction, developing course outlines, lesson plans, instructional
methods, assessment and testing scoring and grading. This is a great
resource for new teachers, those entering the profession from industry,
teacher educators and administrators.
Learning to Teach
Perfect for those with limited teaching skills.
The Ten Students You'll Meet in Your Classroom
Today’s classroom is a mosaic of different types of students, each
with different needs and learning styles. This engaging book presents 10
student archetypes to help teachers better understand and reach each
member of their classrooms. Written in a warm and encouraging style,
this is a motivational resource for aspiring and veteran teachers.
Resources for Arkansas This site has Powerpoints, rubrics, games and lesson plans. It covers
teachers in Business Word Processing, Accounting, DeskTop Publishing, Excel,
Education Keyboarding and more. Scroll down the page for the best links.
Business Letter Tips Business Letter Tips
www.ateaseinc.com Site for purchasing products about basic business protocol.
Great Teacher and Student Resources (top)
Brainbashers Welcome to BrainBashers™, an exciting collection of brain teasers,
http://www.brainbashers.co puzzles, riddles, games and optical illusions. With thousands of brain
m/ teasers and puzzles, over one hundred awards, BrainBashers is updated
with optical illusions and games regularly and has 5 new puzzles added
Factmonster Online almanac, dictionary, encyclopedia, and homework help
Starfall The Starfall learn-to-read website is offered free as a public service. We
http://starfall.com also provide writing journals and books at a very low cost that can be
used with the website or separately. Teachers around the country are
using Starfall materials as an inexpensive way to make the classroom
I give this site 5 stars!! more fun and to inspire a love of reading and writing. Primarily
designed for first grade, Starfall.com is also useful for pre-kindergarten,
kindergarten and second grade.
Scholastic Helping children around the world to read and learn.
School Discovery Kathy Schrock’s guide for educators
Edhelper Helpers for educators.
Know it all Want to know it all?
Puzzlemaker Allows kids to make crossword puzzles.
Hubbards cupboard A website for early childhood educators and parents!
Lesson Plans Lesson plans
The Little Giraffes Elementary teacher’s site.
National Park Service Information about national parks.
Studystack Allows students a choice in the way they study. Once created it never
http://www.studystack.com/ disappears. You can create review games based on what you’re
teaching. Your kids decide how they are going to use it.
Read Write Think Providing educators and students access to the highest quality practices
http://www.readwritethink.o and resources in reading and language arts instruction.
Teen Law 101 Informative site for students and parents on laws pertaining to teens.
Discovery for Students Help for students.
Disability Browsers Browsers for people with disabilities.
Homework Spot HomeworkSpot.com is a free homework information portal that features
http://www.homeworkspot.c the very best K-12 homework-related sites together with engaging
om/ editorial in one high-utility, educational spot.
Dr. Judi’s Toy Chest Enjoyable sites of Lesley University’s Dr. Judi Mathis Johnson.
Greatbuildings This gateway to architecture around the world and across history
http://www.greatbuildings.co documents a thousand buildings and hundreds of leading architects, with
m/ 3D models, photographic images and architectural drawings,
commentaries, bibliographies, web links, and more, for famous
designers and structures of all kinds.
Tree Octopus Help Save The Tree Octopus From Extinction! This site makes the
http://zapatopi.net/treeoctop point that you can’t believe everything you see on the Internet.
Brainchild Watch your students increase achievement as they use these powerful
http://www.brainchild.com/ learning strategies! Studies show gains of 30% within the first month.
Read Write Think Story Mapping, Persuasion maps, etc.
Students’ Classroom Fun and educational site for students.
Get Human A database of how to get a human when calling customer service
Virtual Field Trips Take or create virtual field trips.
E Fieldtrips Removing classroom walls. Opening windows to the world.
Lesson Plans Lesson Plans
Classroom Game Classroom game templates and more
United Nations for Kids Provides flags, maps, and lesson plans to study the world.
http://www.unforkids.com/ Downloadable files from 192 countries are available in Adobe Acrobat,
PowerPoint, and Word formats.
Google Products Wonderful tools that Google Apps has to offer you and your students
that can be downloaded absolutely FREE.
College Board’s College College Search offers two starting points. Use the College MatchMaker
Search to find colleges that meet all of your needs or use the College
http://apps.collegeboard.co QuickFinder to explore a school already familiar to you. Either way,
m/search/index.jsp you'll find the latest info on 3,600+ colleges, plus easy access to related
COOL Colleges See and compare profiles of nearly 7,000 colleges and universities
http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/cool across the nation
Quizhub Great test preparation site
National Career Promotes the development of career development over a life span. It is
Development Association a division of the American Counseling Association.
College Navigator College finder
SC Information Highway South Carolina college information
Tech Learning Technology & Learning – The resource for education technology
Finding Information on This tutorial presents the substance of the Internet Workshops offered
the Internet year-round by the Teaching Library at the University of California at
Wotsit’s Format Welcome to Wotsit's Format, the complete programmer's resource on
http://www.wotsit.org/ the net. This site contains file format information on hundreds of
different file types and all sorts of other useful programming
information; algorithms, source code, specifications, etc.
The Journey Inside Provides a short history of the computer, introduces the four major
http://www97.intel.com/disc components of a computer, and compares computer "brains" with the
over/journeyinside/tji_curric human brain.
Click-n-Learn Click n Learn. What’s inside a computer.
Kids Online The online place for Internet kids.
ABC's to Excel Be creative and use Excel in a variety of ways to enhance your
s/kadkins/abc.htm Excel can be a tool for students to produce quality work.
Tucows Downloads Download freeware and shareware software.
PowerPoint Quiz An on-line quiz on PowerPoint savvy. When you’re done, check your
http://office.microsoft.com/e answers to see how much you already knew.
Nimblefingers This unique typing program features the “Little Professor” as your
http://www.nimblefingers.c private instructor. He introduces the keys one at a time, analyzes errors,
om/ offers suggestions, and may even send you back to the classroom. The
program contains interesting keyboard and numeric pad exercises, timed
writings and flash cards to develop your typing ability.
Microsoft Office – Playing This course tells you how to play sounds in a presentation—how to start
Sound them and make them play when you want, for as long as you want.
http://office.microsoft.com/t Make a sound repeat, and get tips on hiding the sound icon on a slide.
Ovation PowerPoint enhancement program.
Computer Haven This is a place where you can come and ask questions about anything to
http://computerhaven.info/ do with computers.
Packetville Cisco has created lesson plans, activities, games, and other resources to
http://www.cisco.com/warp/ help you engage your students and/or child in Information Technology.
Kathy Schrock’s guide
http://school.discovery.com/ Tips on evaluating web sites
How to make graphs with Want to help your students understand the story behind the numbers?
Excel Graphing on the computer is a snap using Excel.
Create a Graph Tips on creating graphs.
42eXplore Charts Charts & Graphs
The Web Project The WEB Project is a non-profit organization devoted to innovative,
http://www.webproject.org/ project-based learning in the arts, humanities, and social sciences
by people of all ages. Collaboration, community engagement, and
technology form our most powerful tools.
http://www.sans.org/top20/ Computer Structure sites
Keyboarding Great Keyboarding sites
http://www.typingmaster.co Typing game
Blast from the Past Find out how technology has changed.
Internet Safety Internet safety.
Drag & Drop Drag and Drop activities.
Typing with Yasmin Typing site.
Computer Basics Games Computer Basics matching, etc.
Hangman Computer Basics Hangman
Power to Learn Cablevision’s commitment to learning in our communities. Click the
www.powertolearn.com Internet Smarts section. It has interactive case studies for Internet
Internet Safety Internet Safety sites.
Adobe Tutorials Adobe certification tutorials
Lynda.com A web site that helps individuals learn software packages thru a video
Ivy's Coloring Pages Search engine for coloring sources.
Aesop's Fables Aesop’s Fables
Planetarkive Science games
FamilyFun Printables Printable fun for kids.
Clip Art Kids clip art
http://www.cubpack81.co Carve your own pumpkin
Google SketchUp Developed for the conceptual stages of design, Google SketchUp is a
http://sketchup.google.com/ powerful yet easy-to-learn 3D software tool that combines a simple, yet
robust tool-set with an intelligent drawing system that streamlines and
simplifies 3D design.
News and Research (top)
NewsHour Extra A special NewsHour with Jim Lehrer special for students.
Dictionary Online Dictionary
Citation Machine Citation Machine is an interactive Web tool designed to assist teachers
http://citationmachine.net/ in modeling the proper use of information property. Students are
welcome to use this as well.
The Big 6 The 6 steps in doing Internet research
Noodletools Effective Search Strategies. Choose the best search for your
http://www.noodletools.com information need
SC Teaching Learning South Carolina: Teaching, Learning, and Connecting (SCTLC) is a
Connecting South Carolina Department of Education web resource with South
http://www.sctlc.com/ Carolina’s standards as its core.
42eXplore Why start with a search engine, when you can find a pathfinder to fit
http://42explore.com/ your needs at 42eXplore? When learning something new, it's nice to
have more than one resource to explore. This web project provides "four
to eXplore" for each topic. On each page you'll find definitions,
activities, the 4 good starting points, and many more links and resources
for the thematic topic.
Izzit current Free current events service
Symmeter Symmeter is a web-based
http://www.symmeter.com/ system that provides a
simple way to measure the
symmetry of any person,
place or thing that can be
rendered through a digital
Cool Math Great math site for kids.
More Cool Math An amusement park of
http://www.coolmath.com/ math and more.
Illuminations Explore our library of 68
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ online activities that help to
make math come alive in
the classroom or at home.
View our collection of 499
lessons for preK-12 math
Math Dictionary Great math tutorial.
Math in Career Technology Education This page provides links to
http://www.education.umn.edu/nrccte/Math%2DIn/Lessonplanmain.html the math-enhanced CTE
lessons created by CTE-
math teacher teams from
five occupational areas who
participated in the Math-in-
Math Math practice for 4 year
www.ixl.com olds to 3rd grade.
Book Adventure Book Adventure is a FREE reading motivation program for children in
http://www.bookadventure grades K-8. Children create their own book lists from over 7,000
.org/ recommended titles, take multiple choice quizzes on the books they've
read, and earn points and prizes for their literary successes.
Aesop’s Fables Aesop’s Fables
English Works! Good language arts site.
The Writing Center The Writing Center at Rensselaer
Carol Hurst’s Children’s This is a collection of reviews of great books for kids, ideas of ways to use
Literature site them in the classroom and collections of books and activities about
http://www.carolhurst.com particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics.
The Writing Center Writer’s Handbook
University of Wisconsin-
91 Ways to Respond to Book report ideas including 91 ways to respond to literature
CRLS Research Guide Basic steps to creating a research project.
Free Rice Increase your vocabulary as you help feed the hungry.
Jefferson’s Lab Jefferson Lab's long-term commitment to science education continues to
http://education.jlab.org/in focus on increasing the number of teachers with a substantial background
dex.html in math and science, strengthening the motivation and preparation of all
students, especially minorities and females, and addressing the serious
under representation of minorities and females in science, math,
engineering and technology careers. Kids love “Who wants to be a
millionaire.” You can give extra credit for printing the winning
announcement. The math games are speed math games. They can print
Planetarkive Good science site for kids.
Data Logger You can request a data logger. It comes with Hobo Henry. It will go for
www.iscienceproject.com 11 days before it needs recharging. Comes with a probe to put in
solutions. Hook it up. Go to hobowear. Go to logger.
Weather Weather site.
River City Project Science project.
USGS Earthquake Tells about current earthquakes.
Journey North A global study of wildlife migration and seasonal change.
Social Studies (top)
Gullah Net Explore Gullah culture in South Carolina with Aunt Pearlie Sue
American Museum of American Museum of Natural History
Ben’s Guide Ben’s guide to U. S. Government for kids.
States Do you know the 50 states?
United Nations for Kids Provides flags, maps, and lesson plans to study the world. Downloadable
http://www.unforkids.com files from 192 countries are available in Adobe Acrobat, PowerPoint, and
/ Word formats.
http://www.yourchildlearn Go to the following website and move the states to their proper location
http://www.yourchildlearn Review the states locations and repeat above
http://www.yourchildlearn States without lines A REAL challenge
http://www.yourchildlearn North America countries
http://www.yourchildlearn North America Capitals with hints
Web Design (top)
http://www.jmarshall.com/ Lets students immediately see their code.
http://www.jmarshall.com/ HTML Tutorial
http://www.pagetutor.com Pick colors for your web pages
http://www.imagitek.com/ Good website to pick background, etc.
Web Monkey Webmonkey is a free, public resource for web developers. Builders,
http://www.webmonkey.c designers and programmers like you — the people who know best —
om/ write the articles, tutorials, code snippets and other contributions.
Ironspider How to make a web page.
Acme Web Design Build your first web page.
Lisa explains Written by a teenager.
Building a School Web Building a school web site.
What’s new What’s new with HTML
HTML Tutorial Free HTML tutorial.
Bells and Whistles Free stuff for your web site.
Cool Text Pick text for your page
Portaportal A portal to numerous animation web links.
Animation Factory Animated ClipArt