The Everything Web Hotlist
Look for other web resources in
my Computers in the Classroom
the Everything Web PowerPoint Presentation as a PowerPoint file.
(It works best with IE and Windows. Sorry about that...)
the Everything Web PowerPoint Presentation as a pdf
the Everything Web PowerPoint Presentation.
Here are some of my favorite sites!
WNET Internet Primer: The best beginner's
guide I've ever found.
Internet Public Library: A good general
Search Engine Watch: Everything you
every wanted to know about search engines
Google: My favorite search engine
Teach-nology: My favorite site for
teachers: start here!
Teaching the SOL: Web resources organized
by content area standards
Virginia Community of Learning: Sponsored
by the Virginia Society for Technology in Education (VSTE), this
site is designed to be a clearinghouse for Internet resources.
Educators in Virginia are encouraged to submit websites to the
Microsoft Teacher Toolkit: The location
for lots of Microsoft resources including templates and lesson
Puzzlemaker: Make crossword puzzles
and word finds and lots of other puzzles, too, and save them
on-line! And while you're here, check out the rest of the Discovery
Funbrain: Your students can take
quizzes on line and the results are emailed to you. To view my
Funbrain page: Click on Take Your Teacher,s Quiz. The secret
word is captains and you have to enter a name.
Quia: Similar to Funbrain but also
allows you to make quick and easy computer games. Includes games
designed specifically designed for certain textbooks. Quiz results
complete with lots of analysis are available to you online. Charges
an annual subscription fee.
Cybersurfari: This is THE Scavenger
Hunt on the World Wide Web that introduces hunters to lots of
The Library of Congress: Resources
about books and America with lots of pictures
Backflip: Save your favorites on-line
so you can access them from any computer. You can share your
favorites by making them public My Public Backflip Folders: http://www.backflip.com/members/witchyrichy
Ikeepbookmarks.com: Similar to Backflip.
To access my public bookmarks, go to http://www.ikeepbookmarks.com
and login as Karen Work Richardson with the password visitor.
Trackstar: This web site helps you
organize web links into easy to use frames to help guide students
through self-directed web activities My Trackstar Page for this
Filamentality: Another web site that
helps organize URLs for your class. You can also search for webpages
that other teachers have created.
Multimedia Resources Sites:
Barry's Clip Art: http://www.barrysclipart.com
Discovery School Clip Art: http://school.discovery.com/clipart/index.html
Sound Site: http://www.webplaces.com/html/sounds.htm
Altavista Search Engine (use this
to search for specific media formats): http://www.altavista.com
Real Audio: http://www.real.com