Curriculum Support

Content/Subject Area:

 

Mathematics

A Maths Dictionary for Kids - dictionary of math terms with visuals and activities link to the concept 
Geogebra - Free mathematics software for learning and teaching interactive graphics, algebra and spreadsheet for K- college. 
Illuminations website - activities and lesson plans aligned to NCTM standards. 
Inside Mathematics - resources in each grade level organized by grade or by math concept. They include a math problem with a scoring rubric, sample student responses, teacher information and dialogue and teaching practices. 
Khan Academy - educational videos produced by Salman Khan available on YouTube, iTunes, and Khan Academy.org. They cover everything from basic addition lessons to lessons in trigonometry.
Open Wide Look Inside- Blog with resources focused on literacy in early elementary math 
UEN elementary math  -  resources/ lesson plans 
UEN secondary math  -  resources/ lesson plans 

WolframAlpha - any mathematical computation or visual representation you need, you can find the answer here. 

English Language Arts

  

Social Studies

 

Science

Body Browser a 360 degree view of the human body with views of bones, muscles, organs, and the nervous system. 

Explore Learning: Online simulations (virtual manipulatives) for science (and math). Grades 3-12. 

Mind Project- virtual science labs related to health and biology that are free for teachers and students to use. Very interactive and informative. 

National Geographic for Kids: Animals - General resource on animals for students.  Good for researching for information on animals. 

The Physics Classroom- lessons, tutorials, practice problems, and interactive demonstrations. 

Sick Science are short demonstrations of science experiments students and parents can do at home

Study Jams
are videos, slide shows, and step by step explanations for science and math that will have your students discovering everything from invertebrates to the water cycle and the rule of divisibility. 
The Virtual Cell Free interactive tour of a cell. 
Virtual Chemical Lab-Choose solutions from the vast database and mix 'em together till the cloned cows come home. Marvel as the chemical solutions react in real time. 
WICKED Science interactives help students understand the earth- what it looks like, what it is made of, and how it works.  

World Languages

 

Visual, Performing and Applied Arts

MDE Resources

Art

Drama 

Music