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Cross-Curricular Resource Links

Many resources have been moved to the new Curriculum and Instruction Page.  This link will redirect you to the Cross-Curricular Resource Links.  

JCS Technology Help Services Page

Tennessee and JCS Assessment Information
JCS Assessment Page

JCS Curriculum, & Instruction TN Ready Links

Teacher Resources: Classroom Instruction and Student Assessment
AAAKnow.com - Large Set of Interactive Online Lessons

AAAMath.com - K-8th Math Practice Categorized by Topic

ABC Mouse - Preschool through Kindergarten Online Learning

APlusMath.com - K-5 Flashcards, Worksheets, & Learning Games

Appalachian Electric Youth Energy Project

Archive.org - A Collection of Historically Significant Media

Assessment - TN DOE of Practice Tests

Basic Skills Learning Online - Jefferson County Schools K-8

Beacon Learning Center - K-12 Student Web Lessons

BetterEnglish.com - 1st-5th Grade Level Vocabulary & Grammar

BrainPOP.com - Interactive Video/Audio Learning

BrainPOPjr - Practice K-3 Skills by Subject

Busy Teacher's Cafe - K-6th Education Resources

Clip Art - Free for Schoolwork and Educators

Create Online Quizzes and Organize Results

Discovery Education for Teachers


Education World of Studies and Teacher Resources

Exploring Nature.org - Science for the Classroom

Fact Monster - Test Your Knowledge and Learn New Information

FlipQuiz Interactive Assessment

FunBrain Interactive Learning Website

Generate Citations in MLA, APA & Chicago Formats for your Bibliography

History - A Day by Day Information Resource

A day by day guide to historical events with a website resource related to the event. 

How Stuff Works - Science & Technology

iCivics.org - Teaches Social Studies and Government

IKnowThat.com - Classroom Practice by Categorized Subject

InfoPlease: Facts and Information about Science, History, Culture and more

Interactive Competition Learning Games - Comprehensive Subjects

Interactive Learning Activities for 1st - 8th Grades

Interactive Visual Estimator of Length, Volume, and More

ixl.com - Practice Math & Language Arts K-12

K-12 Online Math Resources

K-6 Math Instructional Videos - MathPlayground.com

Keyboading Skills - Learning and Practice Site

Kids National Geographic - Informational and Educational Content

LearningPlanet.com - K-5th Learning Activities

Library of Congress - Classroom Materials

Library of Congress - Lesson Plans for Educators

Math & Science Integration: STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

Math - Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division Flashcards Online

Math - PurpleMath.com Online Lessons

Math - Test and Worksheet Generators for Math Teachers

Math ACT Practice Online

Math and Science: Vast Online Dictionary of Measurement Terms

Math Classroom Skills

Math Mysteries to Solve - Whole Class Activities

Math Playground Online Primarily K-6 Math Learning

Math Skills Building at Math Fact Cafe

Math Teaching Resource: NCTM National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Math Worksheet Generator Site

Multiplication.com - Master Multiplication Facts and Factors

National Geographic - News and Information

National Park Service - TN Information and Locations

NetSmartz.org - Information on Internet Safety

NoteStar is an Internet utility to assist in the preparation of research papers

Online Internet Safety Quiz - SafeKids.com

PBSkids.org - Elementary Learning

Porta Portal

Power Point Station - Collection of Free Teaching Presentations

Quia.com - Interactive Learning Activities

Reading Rockets - Study Guides and Learning Resources

RubiStar is a free tool to help teachers create quality rubrics.

SafeKids.com - Comprehensive Website on Internet Safety and Conduct Guidelines

Science & History - Explore Creations of Leonardo DaVinci

Science 3rd-8th - Science and Invention Inquiry Activities

Share My Lesson - Classroom Activities

SoftSchools.com - Practice Exercises & Learning by Subject Area

Sources for Internet Safety Information

SpellingCity.com - Practice Correct Spelling

Starfall - Reading Instruction for Grades 1st-4th

The BBC Bitesize - Core Subjects for Elementary Grades

The BBC SkillsWise, Life Skills in English and Math

ThinkTank, is designed to help students develop a Research Organizer (a list of topics and subtopics) for reports and projects

TVAAS Information: Tennessee Value-Added Assessment System

U.S, History by the National Center for History in Schools

Word of the Day - Vocabulary Builder Website

World History Website

Teacher Resources: Curriculum, Planning, and Academic Standards
AcronymFinder.com - To Find What Those Letters Mean

Beacon Learning Center - K-12 Student Web Lessons

Beacon Learning Center - Large Collection of Teacher Unit Plans

Citationmachine.net - APA, MLA, Chicago, & Turabian Format Citation Maker

Common Core Curriculum Resources

Sullivan County Common Core Resources. 

Common Core State Standards Initiative

Discovery Education - Free Lesson Plans Online

EdHelper - For Online Help and Skill Practice by Subject Topic

Engaged Voices - Educational Teacher Resources

Teacher resources

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - The Learning Site

Khan Academy - Instructional Videos Organized by Topic

Lesson plans and resources for Common Core lessons. 

Literacy Lane: Guided Reading Activities & Resources

Literacy Lane: Word Activities & Resources

Literacy lane word resources. 

Literacy Lane: Writing Activities & Resources

Literacy Lane writing activities & resources. 

N.A.S.A. - The National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NCTM Elementary, Middle, & High School Math Lessons and Teaching Resources

NCTM: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics - Main Page

Project Gutenberg - Public Domain, Free Books Online

Read Tennessee - Early Grades Learning Toolkits

ReadingQuest.org - Resources for Teaching & Planning

ReadWriteThink.org - Comprehensive Education Resources

Scholastic's Free Unit Plans, Lesson Plans, Study Guides & More

Scholastic.com for Teachers and Students - Main Page

Science Lessons at ScienceNetLinks.com

Science Online - Grades K-8 Lesson Plans, Activities, & Workpages

Smithsonian Education

SocialResearchMethods.com - Instruction and Concept Mapping Strategies

StudyZone.org - Online Lessons by Subject

TDOE Electronic Learning Center

Teaching Today: Collection of Classroom Resources

The Differentiator - Interactive Bloom's Taxonomy

The I4C Website - Internet for Classrooms

Lesson plans & many other resources for teachers. 

TN Curriculum Center

TN Curriculum Center for Inclusive and Dynamic Teaching

TN Dept. of Education - Academic Standards Information

TN Textbook Supplemental Material

TNCore - TN DOE Education Resources

TVAAS Information: Tennessee Value-Added Assessment System

Usbourne.com's Illustrated Dictionary of Mathematics K-12

Webquest.org - Inquiry-Based Teaching Resources

WritingFix.com - Teaching Resources for K-12

Teacher Resources: Instructional and Informational Media
ALA.org - American Library Association

Algebra Lab - Study Guides

Arkive.org - Collection of Informative and Educational Media

Biography.com - Information and videos on historically notable people

Center on Congress - Information about Government Functions

Congress.gov - Official Government Site for Information & The Congressional Record

Create a Graph Tool Online - for Math, Science, or Any Data Purpose

Digital History - Timelines and Information for Teaching and Research

Discovery Education for Teachers

Documents for Teaching American History

Documents from The National Archives for Teaching and Study

Earth Science Videos - Elements Explained

Educational Video Clips - By Subject

Fact Monster - Information Please Services

Free, Copyright-Friendly Images for Education

Fun Brain


Instant Converter for Length, Weight, Volume

Khan Academy

Video Tutorials Organized by Subject

Library of Congress - Digital Collection of Historically Significance Media

Life Science Videos Collection

Math: Learning is Fun, Online Math Practice

Math: Lessons, Worksheets, and More For Math Education

Math: MathSlice Learning Drills Website

MathPlayground.com Videos -Online Math Instructional Videos Arranged by Topic

National Geographic - Educational & Teaching Resources

PBS - Videos for Teaching in Subject Areas

PBS Daily News Stories

PBS Kids.org

PBS Learning

Science 360

SlideShare Instructional Presentations

Social Studies - Information & Interesting Facts on all 50 States in the U.S.

Stem Resources

Teach-Nology - Lesson Plans, Organizers, and Printable Media

Teacher Tube

Tennessee - Free Genealogy Resources

The Library of Congress

The Teaching Channel

The website that adults go to for activities with their kids.


U.S.G.S. - United States Geological Service - Information, Printable Maps and Materials

Watch, Know & Learn

Teacher Resources: Professional Development Websites
Institute of Education Sciences

Library of Congress - Teacher Professional Development Website

Screencast-O-Matic: Record On-Screen Lesson Videos

Teacher Channel

TeacherNetwork.org - Resources for Ongoing Professional Dev

TEAM - Tennessee Educator Acceleration Model for Teacher Evaluation

Tennessee State Laws (TCA - TN Code Annotated) Lexis-Nexis Public Access

TN DOE - Educator Licensing Information

Teacher Resources: U.S. and Tennessee Department of Education Publications
Defining Tennessee Education: A Glossary of Education Terms

Volume 1 / January 2016

Compiled by the Tennessee Comptroller's Office, this document defines an extensive list of educational terms and may serve as a great resource for parents and educators.  

U.S. Dept. of Education Free Publications

Substitute Teacher Resources
Classroom Management

Fred Jones Substitute Teacher

Substitute Teacher Resources

Super Substitute Teacher

Thriving Substitute Teacher Manual

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