Lesson Plans

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The Educator’s
Reference Desk

The Educator's Reference Desk builds on over a quarter century of experience providing high-quality resources and services to the education community.

ERIC Database

The United States Department of Education’s website for searching the ERIC Database

Columbia Education
Center's Mini Lessons

Lesson Plans for specific projects
Connections+In depth lesson plans for almost anything desired
The Gateway to Educational Materials (GEM)The Gateway to Educational MaterialsSM is a Consortium effort to provide educators with quick and easy access to thousands of educational resources found on various federal, state, university, non-profit, and commercial Internet sites.
Kathy SchrockKathy Schrock's Guide to Everything is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.
The Lesson Plan PageThe Lesson Plan Library offers kindergarten, elementary, middle school and high school lesson plans for all major school subjects.
Teachers NetTeacher-submitted lesson plans, lessons for all grade levels and subjects K-12.
Enchanted Learning.comEnchanted Learning® produces children's educational web sites which are designed to capture the imagination while maximizing creativity, learning, and enjoyment. Ease of use is a hallmark of our material. Children need the clearest, simplest computer interface, and our material is created so that the navigation and controls are intuitive. Our mission is to produce the best educational material, emphasizing creativity and the pure enjoyment of learning.
Marco PoloMarcoPolo:First launched in 1997 as a collection of standards-based, discipline-specific educational Web sites for K-12 teachers, MarcoPolo features:
ThinkfinityThinkfinity reflects the Verizon Foundation’s goal of truly making a difference in the lives of students, teachers, families and the communities in which they live and work. We are doing this by supporting quality educational resources and programs that enable lifelong learning and growth. We are fortunate that our Content and Literacy Partners in this endeavor are the premier organizations in seven K-12 academic subjects and in literacy instruction, along with outstanding organizations and institutions across the country that serve as Rollout Partners to take Thinkfinity into schools, literacy programs and communities nationwide. Through our collaboration and work, we deliver the highest quality, standards-based and research-based educational and literacy resources to teachers, instructors and students.
Energy & Science Lesson PlansThis list is in no way "complete." It is s snap shot of some of the resources and lesson plans currently available on the Internet (and a couple of books) that deal with energy and science education. There are numerous websites that offer various lessons plans and information for teachers about teaching about energy in the classroom.

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