Topic 2: Online Resources


To learn how to save and file you favorite URLs read these Web sites:

Surf the Web: Bookmarks

Save your favorites with Internet Explorer (from MSDN)

Save your bookmarks with Netscape (from

Save your bookmarks with Safari (from

How to save a page location with different browsers

How to back up and restore bookmarks

Free bookmark web storage:


My bookmark

I keep bookmarks



Save Your Links

Free Link



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Portals and Online Educators' Sources:

American Memories Collection– National Digital Library of the Library of Congress
- Provides access to the resources in the Library of Congress

Bibliocat Web Page - Resources for Librarians, School librarians, Library/Media Specialists, Teachers, Parents.

B.J. Pinchbeck's Homework Helper - Resources for teachers, students and parents.

Blue Web 'N - A searchable database of Internet learning sites categorized by subject area, audience, and type (lessons, activities, projects, resources, references, & tools).

Busy Educators Guide to the World Wide Web - Marjan Glavac's site for educators

Classroom Connect - Innovative thought-provoking, interactive media and services for teachers including teaching resources, and online classes.

Cool Links - The Santa Clara County Office of Education's Internet Institute list of Web sites for educators.

Discovery Channel School - Outstanding teaching materials and ideas.

Digital High School Resources - Resources compiled by the Santa Clara County of Education specifically targeted for high schools.

Education Index - A guide to some of the best and most useful education-related sites on the Web.

Education World - Complete resource guide to the Internet for educators to integrating the Internet into the classroom.

Forefront Curriculum - Resources for teachers who want to effectively integrate the Internet into their classroom.

Homework Central - Study collections on the Internet.

Homework Help - Lesson plans, test preparation, ideas, links, lessons.

JITT - Information on using and integrating technology.

Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators - A list of sites on the Internet found to be useful for enhancing curriculum and teacher professional growth.

Math Forum Resources - Swarthmore University's resources for teaching mathematics.

PacBell´s Filamentality - Pac Bell's resources for educators.

S.C.O.R.E. - Schools of California Online Resources for Educators contains teacher created units and lessons that are based on the CA Content Standards, links to resources, and CA Content Standards for mathematics, language arts, history/social studies, and science.

Scholastic - Ready-to-use Reproducible and more.

SFMOMA's school - Modern art lessons and resources for K-12 educators and students.

Tapped In -Online Community for Educators.

Teacher Created Materials - Free lessons and Activities for classrooms.

TheTech - The Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose, CA

Web Sites and Resources for Teachers - Educational sites and resources compiled by Dr. Vicki F. Sharp and Dr. Richard M. Sharp, Professors of Education at California State University, Northridge. It is organized in nine categories which include lesson plans, instructional materials, online activities and projects, and virtual trips to museums and countries around the world.

WebQuests -Bernie Dodge's, (San Diego State University) list of WebQuests- This site is designed to serve as a resource to those who are using the WebQuest model to teach with the web.

Web Resources for K-8 Teachers - The Santa Clara County Office of Education Educational Technology Consortium's list of Web resources of K-8 teachers.

Where Learning Takes You - 500.000 activities for classrooms.

WNet School - Educational resource for k-12 teachers requiring online registration.

Yahooligans - Educational portal for students. Provides searchable database of safe educational resources designed specifically for kids.

Yahooligans Teaching Guide - Has great ideas for planning, implementing, and assessing integrated Internet units.

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Additional Resources not listed in the Reading Section:

ERIC- database of educational resources. Includes searchable database of articles on educational research and categorized reference list of educational web sites.

EduRef- educational references classified by topics. A the resources are evaluated by American educators.

About...- Almost anything you would like to know about Technology and Computers. The web site consists of articles that cover varous topics in very friendly form and language.

Global Connections- Site for educators from National Semiconductor. You have to register to view the site, however the registration is free. The site has a great resource list for teachers and Internet tutorial that can be used for both students and adults.

Intel for Educators- Intel Innovation in Education web site offers lesson plans and Internet on-line tutorials for educators.

Microsoft for Educators- this site is designed for educators and offers tutorials on Microsoft products, lesson plans, and more...

Apple for Educators- Find various ideas on integrating technology into elementary school curriculum.

List of resources offered by EWYL institute

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