Common Core Resources
Next Generation Science Standards-the official website
SBAC Digital Library-TONS of resources and ideas for Common Core lessons and assessments
Common Core Flipbooks--scroll down just a bit to find flipbooks for all grade levels.
Orange County Department of Education-LOTS of great Common Core resources. Check out the weekly webinars.
MAP Assessment Resources
Teaching Channel-TONS of resources to support Common Core
Engineering is Elementary Resources- resources to support teaching of engineering units in the classroom.
California Learns-a plethora of resources to support your curriculum. Includes the Espresso material.
Easy CBM-create a free account and enjoy access to free assessments.
Teachers Pay Teachers-a gold mine of teacher created materials available for free or for purchase.
Technology Standards-use these as a benchmark to know what your students should be able to do with technology by the end of the year.
Poll Everywhere-create fun, interactive polls and surveys for your students.
Proteacher-a resource of ideas and chat boards to network with other educators.
Squarespace- our web page building resource.
Words Unblocked- sponsored by the Center for Educational Excellence in Alternative Settings, this website provides free Common-Core aligned poetry units appropriate for middle and high school settings. Student handouts, teacher guides and presentation slides are included.
C-SPAN Classroom- a deep and accessible repository of primary-source videos and documents perfect for teaching about U.S. government, civics or economics. The site also features lessons on topics reanging from caucuses to the Supreme Court.
Digital Public Library of America- The DLPA links the digital collections of U.S. libraries, archives and museums, making cultural-heritage artifacts searchable and accessible. A user-friendly search function allows results to be displayed on a timeline.
Teaching History- A one-stop clearinghouse of history resources for K-12 educators, this site links to and reviews a broad variety of textbooks, websites and lesson plans. It also offers professional development modules on the effective use of textbooks and primary sources.