Websites and Apps to manage the Ohio Learning Standards.
Many offerings in this collection of vetted resources for Ohio students K-12 are searchable by lexile level.
INFOhio's Tech Skills for Online Testing
This Pearltree is a collection of tools students may use to practice online tech skills found in PARCC and AIR assessments. No account necessary.
State Testing Blueprints
Test blueprints provide an outline of the content and skills to be measured on the test.
Find free instruction for K-12 in Math, Science, Arts and Humanities. Learn at your own pace or assign to students for extra support. Also provides practice for the ACT and other college entrance exams.
Current news articles may be adjusted by lexile range. Some articles have accompanying quizzes for teachers to assign to students. Students don't need email.
Common Core resource for ALL educators, including coaches and principals. Easy to create a class code for student quizzes and practice sessions.
Common Core practice assessments for 2nd - 9th grade students.
Practice AP/ACT/SAT resources and literature guides.
Common Core and teacher support links. Note: includes some advertising.
Flash required. Quiz game covering many content areas including Spanish and SAT, GRE, GMAT and more.
Free log-in required.
Educations Interactive Whiteboards
Turn your iPad into an interactive whiteboard. Create video tutorials and diagrams. Add comments to an uploaded image.
Apps Gone Free
Get the app, check it daily and save $ on high quality apps that have "Gone Free" for a limited time.
Large collection of teacher approved apps for students/parents. Some free.
iPhone app that lets you search for free quality apps for children and students. Categorize by grade level, category or platform.
$4.99 app. Create books and upload to iBooks to share.
Free app for Apple/Android. Can also use on laptop/computer. Provides some free/some paid books that students may listen to/read along or read independently.
Rover App for Education
Install this free app to open Flash-enabled resources on your iPad. Available from iTunes.
English Language Arts
Practice Tests and Scoring Guides
Model Curriculum and Practice tests for High School and 3rd grade
Classic Literature guides for Apple and Android. New from the editors of Sparknotes. Guides are 10 pages or less and free.
Hear celebrities read books. Find related activity guides.
Spin and Spell
K-3 spelling practice. A voice reads the words.
Create and print short graphic novels. Also contains ideas for using GNs in the classroom.
Live webcams of animals around the world. **May be addicting**
Interactive periodic table with detailed information about each of the elements.
Gaming website. Students can replace a hip, design a cell phone, etc.
Shedd Educational Adventures
Aquatic science resources for K-12 from Shedd Aquarium.
Solve the Outbreak
Free app. Game. Students become trainers who must manage a situation/scenario so that as many people as possible are saved.
Gaming website teaching students about a representative democracy. Debate issues, vote and be Obama for a day.
Compare information about different countries.
Family and Consumer Sciences
This role-playing game teaches financial literacy. Students must find a minimum wage job and make payments on housing, transportation and other bills.
Students learn about game design and create games. Lesson plans included.
Digital and media literacy toolkits. Teach youth the thinking skills they need to engage with media as an informed citizen.
Award winning website with Science and Math activities.
Royalty Free Images Royalty Free Music
Royalty Free Images Royalty Free Music
Online guided reading program
See Mrs. Stump or Mrs. Fourman for username and password.
Discovery Education Streaming
Educational videos-see Mrs. Obringer for the passcode to create an account
Pete's PowerPoint Station
PowerPoint lessons in a wide variety of content areas
Sites For Teachers
A collection of over 500 lesson plans and ideas
Collection of lesson plans, blogs, projects, ideas and resources. Search by content area, grade level or state.
Educator's Reference Desk
2000+ lesson plans and resources
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Collection of lesson plans, complete with downloadable materials
Articles and lessons about diversity and culture
Website Evaluation WebQuest
a webquest created at a SOITA workshop for high school students