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Resources for Teaching: 
 
Biology4kids.comGood for research and simplified explanations, has all subjects, even some math games, probably have to navigate through it a few times to figure out how best to use in class.
 
newsela.comWebsite for news articles and on this one there is the ability to change the lexile level so you can differentiate between reading groups. Great for partner reading activities and whole group discussions on same topic.
 
Tweentribune.com - Science and social studies articles of all kinds searchable by subject or lexile level. You can also change the lexile level of an article.
 
DogoNewsKids news articles
 
Cells Alive!Biology, microbiology, immunology - all sorts or interesting puzzles and games and things but you may need to explore site before use with class.
 
The Why? FilesCurrent events science news - “The science behind the news”
 
Science Made SimpleScience fair ideas and projects.
 
GooRuCreate or use others collections of multimedia resources (videos, websites, interactive sites) to support learning in a content area.
 
ProdigyOver 3 million students, teachers and parents are using this free math game for Grades 1-8
 
Kahoot It! - A kahoot is a collection of specific topics. Created by teachers, students, business-people and social users, they are asked in real-time, creating a game-like learning environment.
 
 
Apps for Classroom Management:
 
SocrativeTeacherEducators can initiate formative assessments through quizzes, quick question polls, exit tickets and space races.
 
ClassDojoEasily engage students and keep parents in the loop.
 
Too NoisyThe best app to quiet your classroom.
 
Timer Tools - Timers include: Countdown, Stop Watch, Turn Timer, Seconds Up, Seconds Down, and Interval Timer.
 
Class CardsEasy-to-use yet extremely effective app for boosting student engagement during lessons and discussions.
 
Teacher KitCreate a seating chart, record attendance, log behavior, and track grades all with few taps.
 
Stick PickStick Pick is a handy tool for any teacher device and can guide classroom discussion in really helpful ways.
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Mount Prospect School District 57
701 W. Gregory
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Phone: 847-394-7300
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mount prospect school district 57
701 w. gregory
mount prospect, il 60056
phone:  847-394-7300
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