Urban Programs Resource Network

Links and Reviews for Character Education

The following 70 sites have linked to our Character Education website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.

42 Explore
http://annettelamb.com/42explore/character.htm

Amazon
http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00067RJZQ/102-8981097-7645769?v=glance&url=puzzlemaker.school.discovery.com/

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Sudbury - For Volunteers
http://www.bbbssudbury.com/en/Home/links/forvolunteers.print.aspx

Bolivar School District - Communication Arts - Reading
http://www.bolivar.k12.mo.us/BIS/bishome/gle/5commart.htm

Character Counts in Michigan
http://www.msue.msu.edu/msue/cyf/youth/charcoun.html

Cobleskill-Richmondville Central - Character Education - Teacher Resources - K-12
http://www.crcs.k12.ny.us/chared/resources.htm

Cybersleuth Kids
http://cybersleuth-kids.com/sleuth/Education/

Dixie School District - Educational Technology Bookmarks - Character Education - Bullying
http://dixiesd.marin.k12.ca.us/dixieschool/edtech-bookmarks.html

Eatons Hill State School Library - Cause and Effect
http://eatohillss.eq.edu.au/Library/Teachers/tlstructure.htm

eBased Prevention
http://www.ebasedprevention.org/modules.asp?id=555&module=28

Education Atlas - K-12 Teaching Resources
http://www.educationatlas.com/k-12-teaching-resources.html

Education Development Center
http://www.literacymatters.org/lessons/textstructure.htm
"What and Why (Cause and Effect) The University of Illinois Extension offers a lesson for teachers to use with science and social studies. It begins by explaining real-life examples of cause and effect and transitions into science examples for the middle grades."

Education Development Center
http://www.literacymatters.org/content/text/cause.htm
"What and Why (Cause and Effect) The University of Illinois Extension offers a lesson for teachers to use with science and social studies. It begins by explaining real-life examples of cause and effect and transitions into science examples for the middle grades."

Educational Information and Resource Center - Links - Other Related Links
http://www.eirc.org/website/Programs-+and+-Services/NJASECD-Character-Ed/Links.html

Educational Psychology Interactive
http://chiron.valdosta.edu/whuitt/materials/elecfile.html

Emints National Center (University of Missouri)
http://www.emints.org/ethemes/resources/S00000236.shtml
"This class activity has examples of cause and effect and then has students complete a graphic organizer. NOTE: The site has a link to a guestbook."

eslflow
http://www.homestead.com/prosites-eslflow/describingpeoplelessonplans.html

eslflow webguide
http://www.eslflow.com/describingpeoplelessonplans.html

eslflow webguide
http://www.eslflow.com/debateanddiscussionlessons.html

Excite UK
http://www.excite.co.uk/directory/Reference/Education/Educators/K_through_12/Teaching_Resources
"Activities to challenge students' minds,empower their senses of well-being, and rekindle their hearts with a commitment to values and beliefs essential to becoming and being whole individuals."

Google Directory
http://www.google.com/Top/Reference/Education/K_through_12/Educators/Teaching_Resources/
"Activities to challenge students' minds,empower their senses of well-being, and rekindle their hearts with a commitment to values and beliefs essential to becoming and being whole individuals."

Head Royce Lower School Library
http://headroyce.org/ls/lslibrary/pages/irasites.html

Houghton Mifflin - Education Place - Monthly Themes Character Building
http://www.eduplace.com/monthlytheme/september/character.html

Housing Authority of Bowling Green
http://www.pampetty.com/habgweecan.htm

i Keep Bookmarks
http://www.ikeepbookmarks.com/showall.asp?folder=364431

Illinois Institute of Technology - SMART Program
http://www.iit.edu/~smart/omuejan/lesson1.htm
"These activities will challenge students' mind, empower their senses of well-being and rekindle their hearts with a commitment to values and beliefs essential to becoming and being whole individuals."

Indiana University - Clearinghouse on Reading, English, and Communication
http://www.indiana.edu/~reading/ieo/bibs/characte.html

Jersey County Character Plus - Classroom Activities and Links
http://www.jerseycharacter.org/classroom_links.htm

Kennesaw Elementary School
http://webtech.kennesaw.edu/jcheek3/chared.htm
"Teaching kids to care!"

Kingsford Elementary School
http://www.polk-fl.net/Kingsford/key_to_characters_compassion.htm

Knowledge.com
http://directory.knowledge.com/reference/education/k_through_12/educators/teaching_resources
"Activities to challenge students' minds,empower their senses of well-being, and rekindle their hearts with a commitment to values and beliefs essential to becoming and being whole individuals."

Louisiana Department of Education
http://www.doe.state.la.us/lde/uploads/8663.pdf

Louisville High School
http://lou.ishareinfo.org/jstewart/index.cfm?act=Resources&bid=39&allID=1
"Character education sites on the world wide web."

May Whitney Elementary School
https://www.lz95.org/mw/faculty/CC/tips4teachers.htm
"These activities will challenge students' minds, empower their senses of well-being, and rekindle their hearts with a commitment to values and beliefs essential to becoming and being whole individuals. The activities are divided into primary, intermediate, and upper-grade levels, each with appropriate developmental strategies."

McGraw-Hill Higher Education
http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/007249199x/student_view0/chapter12/taking_it_to_the_net.html

Midge Frazel's Home Page
http://www.midgefrazel.net/pda.html

MidgeFrazel.net
http://midgefrazel.net/character.html

Montgomery High School - Links - Teacher Resources
http://www.montgomeryhighschool.com/links.htm

Moon Area School District
http://www.masd.k12.pa.us/Contest_Entries/student2/masd/Curriculum/moon_area_cares_about_character.htm

Nassau BOCES - Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Technology
http://nassauboces.org/cit/CIT_Response/CIT%20RESPONSE%20FEB06.pdf

New Jersey - Department of Education - Grades 7 - 8
http://nj.gov/education/njpep/standards/revised_standards/pe_newstandards/StandardsResources/gr_7_8.html
"Many of these activities from the University of Illinois Extension are integrated with other content areas."

New Jersey Center for Character Education
http://www.edsolution.org/character_ed/demo/pilotview.cfm?view=4&district_id=3280&district=6

New South Wales, Austrailia - Supporting Students - Values Education - Professional Reading
http://www.schools.nsw.edu.au/studentsupport/studentwellbeing/values/reading/index.php

Phat Nav Web Directory
http://www.phatnav.com/directory/Reference/Education/Educators/K_through_12/Teaching_Resources/

portaportal.com
http://guest.portaportal.com/terryboyajian

Quest Garden - Defining Your Character! - Teacher Resources - Websites
http://questgarden.com/56/38/8/071020203621/t-resources.htm

Roseland Elementary School - Resources - Teacher Resources
http://www.roselandsd.org/schools/roselandes/index.cfm?fuseaction=links

Roseland Elementary School District - Links - Teacher Resources
http://www.roselandsd.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=links

Rothschild Learning Services
http://mdr3.home.mindspring.com/3rs_.htm

RTDI - Sense of Community - Resources and Articles
http://schools.webster.k12.mo.us/education/components/docmgr/default.php?sectiondetailid=40480&fileitem=9033&catfilter=ALL&PHPSESSID=222c6d856df85faa68f67b45738ae83e

San Mateo - Foster City School District
http://www.smfc.k12.ca.us/btsa/text/teacher%20links.html
"The activities are divided into primary, intermediate, and upper-grade levels, each with appropriate developmental strategies. The purpose of each activity is to address the holistic approach to teaching. The focus concentrates on blending the affective, conative, and cognitive domains in an integrative and cohesive manner."

Santa Rosa (CA) City Schools
http://www.srcs.k12.ca.us/links.asp

School of Education, Southern Connecticut State University
http://www.southernct.edu/~ensign/mcsites.html

Skokie Public Library - Kids - Teacher Resources - Character Education
http://www.skokie.lib.il.us/s_kids/kd_teachers/

State of New Jersey - Department of Education - Curriculum and Instruction
http://www.state.nj.us/njded/aps/cccs/career/resources.htm

State of New Jersey - Department of Education - Grades 3 - 4 - Classroom Support
http://www.state.nj.us/education/njpep/standards/revised_standards/pe_newstandards/StandardsResources/gr_3_4.html

State of New Jersey - Department of Education - Grades 7 - 8 - Integrated Skills
http://nj.gov/education/njpep/standards/revised_standards/pe_newstandards/StandardsResources/gr_7_8.html

Teacher Curriculum Resources
http://www.sonic.net/~fraser/teachers%20resources.html
"From elementary to high school, here are lesson ideas to enliven your curriculum in almost all areas of study."

Teachers @ Work
http://teachers.work.co.nz/reviews/healthwellbeing.asp
"The growing importance of character education within the school curriculum is almost in keeping with the lack of resources available to teachers.  This is an excellent resource site dealing with developing knowledge and life skills enhancing ethical and responsible behaviour by our students. "

Teachers @ Work (New Zealand)
http://www.treadwell.co.nz/reviews/healthwellbeing.asp
"The growing importance of character education within the school curriculum is almost in keeping with the lack of resources available to teachers.  This is an excellent resource site dealing with developing knowledge, and life skills enhancing ethical and responsible behaviour by our students."

The Center for Social and Character Development at Rutgers - Other Related Links
http://www.rucharacter.org/Links/

The Interactive Communications & Sumulations Group at The University of Michigan
http://sim.soe.umich.edu/poot/teaching_materials/unit_plan-eric_monroe.doc

The Online Learning Centre - Newsletters - Web Sites for Teachers and Students
http://olc.spsd.sk.ca/newsletters/08issue1.htm

The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
http://www.stockton.edu/~wwwenvl/env_ed_links.htm

University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension - Thayer & Nuckolls Counties
http://thayer.unl.edu/4-H/home.htm

University of San Diego - Resources - Character Development Center - Links
http://www.sandiego.edu/soles/centers/cdc/resources.php

Utah Education Network
http://www.uen.org/utahlink/activities/view_activity.cgi?activity_id=5399
"These activities will challenge students' minds, empower their senses of well-being, and rekindle their hearts with a commitment to values and beliefs essential to becoming and being whole individuals. The activities are divided into primary, intermediate, and upper-grade levels, each with appropriate developmental strategies."

Web Institute for Teachers - Delta Homeroom - Site of the Day
http://cuip.uchicago.edu/wit/2000/homerooms/delta/site.htm

Webster Groves School District - Sense of Community - Resources and Articles
http://schools.webster.k12.mo.us/education/components/docmgr/default.php?sectiondetailid=40480&fileitem=9580&catfilter=ALL&PHPSESSID=914547191948eb7b11ee7450967c7b73

Webster Groves School District - Sense of Community - Resources and Articles
http://schools.webster.k12.mo.us/education/components/docmgr/default.php?sectiondetailid=40480&fileitem=9118&catfilter=ALL&PHPSESSID=5b488af8890dab9914be6688ae803986

 

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