Resources for CTAP Level 2 Lesson Planning
(Proficiencies 2.5, 2.6 and 2.7)


California State Standards:

California Content Standards
Standards for All Content Areas

CSUN Standards Page
Curriculum Frameworks, Instructional Materials, Standards-based Testing, and Helpful Links a must check-out site


Schools of California Online Resources for Education (SCORE) Websites:

SCORE Language Arts
Website for California State Language Arts Framework and Standards. Cyberguides (standard-based instructional guides) are available here for core-literature excellent resource

SCORE Science
Website for California State Science Framework and Standards with activities and resources to meet grade level expectations

SCORE History/Social Science
Website for California State History and Social Science Framework and Standards with activities and resources to meet grade level expectations

SCORE Math
Website for California State Math Framework and Standards with activities and resources to meet grade level expectations


Lesson Plan Sites:

ABC Teach
Searchable Database of Worksheets, Lesson Plans, Activities and more

Ed Helper
Online Lesson Plans. Monthly Ideas

Teacher Vision
Lesson Plans by topics and theme fee based membership for some areas

Lesson PlanZ
Lesson Plans for all ages and curricular areas

Teachers.net
Lesson Plans, Chat Areas, Harry Wong Column great multipurpose site

Professional Teacher Community
Another great multipurpose elementary teacher site

Thirteen Ed Online
PBS Webservice for Teachers

Gateway to Educational Materials
Online search for free and fee based lesson plans, units, and educational resources.


Assessment:

Alaska Department of Education
Collection of Assessment Strategies

Rubrics
Articles on the Advantages and Types of Rubrics

Rubrics
Links to rubric creation sites on the Internet

NCREL
Articles and Papers

Writing
Rubrics and Checklists

Rubistar
Create Your Own Rubrics

Rubrics for Teachers
Guide for Education Rubrics

Articles for Writing Rubrics
Articles outlining the strengths of rubrics and various ways to write and use them in an educational setting

Project Based Learning
Checklists and Evaluation Resources



Information Literacy:

Education World
Sites and Plans

FNO
Article

Kathy Schrock
Links and Evaluation Tools

Alan November
Web Literacy Article

Alan November
Website

Yahooligans
Sites and Lesson Plans

Big 6
Lesson Plans

PBS
Information Literacy Activities

PBS
Web Driver's License

Joe Cool or Joe Fool
Student Activity

Disney
Surfswell Island

Disney
Cyber Safety

Oshkosh Public Library
Internet Safety Resource

Internet Safety
Student Activities

Media LiteracyClearning House
Lesson Plans, Sites and Activities

Online Advertising
Activities and Lessons to Teach Students about Advertising

Is Seeing Believing?
Photo Activity

Civil War
Photo Lesson Plan

Photos
Hoax or Real?

Isafe.org
Internet Safety for Parents, Teachers,and Students

EWally.org
Cyber-Safety Lesson Plans and Activities

Cybersmart Home page
Lessons. Activities, Sites

"Don't Let the Web Catch You"
ThinkQuest

Information Literacy WebQuest
Describing the Elephant

Information Literacy WebQuest
Tools For Teachers

Information Literacy WebQuest
Getting Started with a Research Project

Information Literacy WebQuest
Texas Info.Lit for Teachers



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