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Links & Reviews forSchools Online

The following 44 sites have linked to our Schools Online website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.


Education World Best of 2000
"Let Squirmin' Herman guide your students through his underground world or Detective LePlant lead them on an exploration of the mysteries of plant science. Walk in My Shoes will give students an appreciation of what it means to grow old. Other themes include Character Education ; Incubation and Embryology; Natural Resources, the Environment, and Ecosystems; Sports and Nutrition; and Apples & More, a collection of cross-curricular activities about apples. Teachers will find lesson plans and a variety of educational activities for each theme. Also included is Helping Children Succeed in School, a section for parents and caregivers on just that."

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Adult Learning Center (Williston, ND)

AFS

AResearchGuide.com

BRINT Institute
"Cultivating knowledge for purposeful living, students learn through literature, art, humanities, and throughout the existing school curriculum the benefits and consequences of behavior."

Chicago Public Library
"University of Illinois Extension offers activities/lesson plans loosely based on their services: horticulture (apples, worms), the environment, aging, and character building (4-H and character education.)"

Cloverdale Junior High School

eBasedPrevention

Education Index
"Produced by the University of Illinois Extension Service, this site offers teacher and student resources in several interesting areas: an interactive plant science curriculum for 4th and 5th graders, a sports and nutrition unit, character education activities, a newsletter, links, and more."

Education World (lesson planning article)

EELink
"Website for K–12 educators that features brief text or animated presentations on such topics as planting & tending gardens; incorporating 4–H projects in the classroom; & helping students become more aware of how plants, animals, & humans interact with ecosystems. Some activities are available on CD-ROM & in Spanish. Rating: (3/5)"

EELink
"Website for K–12 educators that features brief text or animated presentations on such topics as planting & tending gardens; incorporating 4–H projects in the classroom; & helping students become more aware of how plants, animals, & humans interact with ecosystems. Some activities are available on CD-ROM & in Spanish. Visits: 909 (~22.9/month) Rating:3 stars (3.00/1 reviews) Date Added: 7-29-2003"

EELink
"Website for K–12 educators that features brief text or animated presentations on such topics as planting & tending gardens; incorporating 4–H projects in the classroom; & helping students become more aware of how plants, animals, & humans interact with ecosystems. Some activities are available on CD-ROM & in Spanish."

e-Tutor

i Keep Bookmarks

Illinois Community College Board
"site provided by the University of Illinois Extension."

Internet Public Library
"Use these online activities from the University of Illinois to explore science concepts such as weather, plant life, natural resources, insects and animals past and present. The activities are also available in Spanish."

James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School (Arlington Heights, IL)

Knowledge.com
"Cultivating knowledge for purposeful living, students learn through literature, art, humanities, and throughout the existing school curriculum the benefits and consequences of behavior."

Librarians' Internet Index
"A searchable collection of study units for both students and teachers. Areas include plant science, incubation and embryology, worm anatomy, natural resources and the environment, apples, aging, sports and nutrition, and social development. From the University of Illinois Extension."

Librarians' Internet Index
"A searchable collection of study units for both students and teachers. Areas include plant science, incubation and embryology, worm anatomy, natural resources and the environment, apples, aging, sports and nutrition, and social development. From the University of Illinois Extension."

LookSmart's Furl

Los Angeles County Office of Education
"The University of Illinois Extension provides lots of helpful links to assist teachers integrating technology and Illinois state standards in classrooms. Some of the featured links include weather, environment, character education, embryology, trees, gardening, sports and nutrition."

Maryland Center for Character Education

McGraw Hill

National Education Telecommunications Network

National Education Telecommunications Network

National Education Telecommunications Network

National Science Teachers Association
"Schools Online, website for K–12 educators that features brief text or animated presentations on such topics as planting and tending gardens; incorporating 4–H projects in the classroom; and helping students become more aware of how plants, animals, and humans interact with ecosystems. The site also contains presentations on character education, parental involvement, and sports and nutrition."

National Science Teachers' Association
"Schools Online, website for K–12 educators that features brief text or animated presentations on such topics as planting and tending gardens; incorporating 4–H projects in the classroom; and helping students become more aware of how plants, animals, and humans interact with ecosystems. The site also contains presentations on character education, parental involvement, and sports and nutrition. It is located at: http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/SchoolsOnline/index.html."

North American Association for Environmental Education
"Website for K–12 educators that features brief text or animated presentations on such topics as planting & tending gardens; incorporating 4–H projects in the classroom; & helping students become more aware of how plants, animals, & humans interact with ecosystems. Some activities are available on CD-ROM & in Spanish."

Northside Independent School District

Ohio Commission on Dispute Resolution & Conflict Management

Poway Unified School District (Poway, CA)
"Detective LePlant and his partners Bud and Sprout guide students through the mysteries of plant science in this interactive curriculum for 4th and 5th grade students."

Precious Heart

PsychLinks

Richmond Public Schools - Onslow Minnis

Spring Hill School

Stanford University - SULAIR

Teacher Quality Collaborative (University of South Carolina)

Teacher Web

Tripod Personal page

US Department of Education
"Schools Online offers K-12 science, environmental, and character education activities. Join Squirmin' Herman the Worm in his underground world, or assist Detective LePlant as he explores the mysteries of plant science. There are lesson plans and activities for teachers on incubation and embryology. (University of Illinois Extension, supported by Department of Agriculture)"

 

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