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The Gilbert School Library: For Teachers

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Online Databases

Digital Resources

Where the news comes to life!

Lesson plans, interactive timelines, acivities, videos, primary sources

What's On My Mind?

Informational Articles

NEWSELA - Articles on 5 levels

A free online educational service offered by the Smithsonian for use by K-12 grade Teachers and students. TTribune consists of daily news sites for kids, tweens, and teens, and includes text, photos, graphics, and audio and/or video materials prepared by the Smithsonian and others about current events, history, art, culture and science. TTribune also includes lessons, instructional and assessment tools, and opportunities for the registered users to communicate with other participants.

Library Media Symbaloo

Top 25 Websites for Teaching and Learning


EasyBib Guide

Resources for Teachers

Videos, lessons, theme of the week and more!

Apps, Apps, Apps!!

   AppStart - - The Ultimate iPad starter guide

  AppoLearning - Find the best educational apps by level or topic

  Qrafter Pro - Read & create QRodes

  Leafsnap - Electronic Field Guide

  Science 360 - Video, Images, News

  Science 360 Radio - 24 Hour Audio Programming from NSf

  Math Snacks - Teaches concepts with comic strips

  Haiku Deck - Create & Share presentations using copyright free images

  Audio Note - Record, share, annotate, insert photos, free write, color code

  Wattpad - youtube for books; upload student stories

  Read Me Stories - A new book every day

  Three Ring - Write, record, video, audio, take a picture & upload to share


Quick Rubric is a free tool for writing, editing, and printing rubrics. On Quick Rubric you can create a rubric that is tailored to your points/scoring system, the quantity of descriptors that you need, and utilizes the exact language that you specify. You can save as many rubrics as you like in your free Quick Rubric account. You can copy and modify rubrics in your account so that you don't always have to start from scratch when creating a new assignment rubric.

EDTECH Websiteds by Category


Literacy Links