Useful Web Sites


New York Times Learning Network Lesson plans based on the news of the day, with an archive of previous plans. Requires no-charge registration.

Gateway to Educational Materials
A large, easily searchable collection of educational links. To return just lesson plans, use “lesson plan” as a search term, as well as the subject. A US Education Department funded project of the ERIC clearinghouse on Information and Technology.
A large collection of links to lesson plans, as well as education news, and links to other education sites.

Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature Site
A site that reviews children’s books and offers ideas for using them in the curriculum. Designed for K-8.

Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute Curricular Resources
Offers a collection of lesson plans used by teachers in the New Haven Public Schools back to 1978. Indexed by subject but not by grade level.

Physical Education Lesson Plans A group of indoor and outdoor activities and lessons for basics of physical education.

Articles and Reports from Indexes and Databases:

Ebsco A
cademic Search Elite, an index of journals and magazines in all subjects.

Educational Research Quarterly

Exceptional Children

Focus on Autism & Other Developmental Disabilities

High School Journal

Journal of Curriculum & Supervision

Journal of Developmental Education

Journal of Learning Disabilities

Reading Teacher

Remedial & Special Education

Teaching Exceptional Children

The combined index of Education journals and documents in education, via EBSCO.

Infotrac Expanded Academic ASAP
Another index.

Child Development

Exceptional Children

High School Journal

Infants & Young Children

Preventing School Failure

Reading Teacher

Remedial and Special Education

Teaching Children Mathematics

T H E Journal (Technical Horizons in Education)

Topics in Early Childhood Special Education

ProQuest Education Journals
. Over 250 full text titles indexed.