Teacher-created Web-based K12 Curriculum
The following curriculum was created by innovative teachers in association with the following online classes. These teachers are to be credited with the patience and perseverance required to follow these self-directed learning courses. For many of these teachers, the following curriculum was their first such effort. Teachers Rule!
Corrections and/or additions can be sent to Frank@lone-eagles.com The listing is in no particular order.
EDUC 59701:Making the Best Use of Internet for K-12 Instruction
Alaska Pacific University Three Semester Credit Version
Register at: http://www.regonline.com/builder/site/default.aspx?EventID=970239
EDTE 5174: Making the Best Use of Internet for K-12 Instruction
Seattle Pacific University Five Quarter Credit Version
THREE NEW COURSES!
The Alaska Staff Development Network is offering 20 scholarships for EACH of the following two new online courses - which will be ready to begin October 1st, 2011. These are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. You can register now, and begin the courses anytime after Oct. 1st with one year from the date of registration to complete the courses.
Apply at the links below,
EDUC 58075 Teaching Effectively Online, Fall '11
This course replaces
EDUC 59715: Designing K-12 Internet Instruction
EDUC 58073 Social Media for Educators, Fall '11
If you have questions please contact:
Troy Choquette, Program Coordinator
Alaska Staff Development Network
Or Contact Kathy Blanc
PH: 907 364 3801
Also new but not included in the scholarships offer is....
EDUC 58074 21st Century Workforce Readiness, Fall '11
Projects and Resources Created by Participants in the Above Online Courses
Amber Kresl's Food Chain Fun for K-6
Jodi Pimentle's Anti-Bullying Site "Acceptance for All"
Christy Michelli's 1st Grade Spanish Immersion School Hot Lists
I've included lots of links to a weath of resources relating to Math, Science, Social Studies, Reading (our series is called Tesoros), Spanish Resources and Health. I also included some links to Spanish songs and stories available on-line. This final project has created a bit of a "stir" at my school as another colleague and I got permission to create a collaborative "First Grade" website at http://grade-1-m.rsi.rdale.org
Retired? Now What? A Hotlist for Retired Educators
Alan J. Kendall firstname.lastname@example.org
Hotlist of Links Related to Kodiak History
By Pat Jacobson, Kodiak, Alaska email@example.com
Breta Brown's Survey Webquest for 8th Grade (using Weebly.com and Surveymonkey.com)
Randall Gillett's Webquest for 2nd Grade Reading "The Crazy Life at Kumak's House"
Brandon Grover's 3 R's Resources for Kindergarten
David Wage's Grammer Resources Hotlist
Mike Allen's Music Theory Hotlist
Harvey Wright's Pitbull Web quest Using a Wiki:
http://hwwright.pbworks.com/FrontPage Requests audio files from students using voicethread.com
Cynthia Davis' Hot list of Human Anatomy and Physiology Resources
Brenda Councell's Kindergarten Computer Lab Time Resources
John Stilger's Looking for Vocational, Industrial, and Career Resources for your School in Rural Alaska?
http://lone-eagles.com/voc-ed.htm A rich motherlode of links for Alaskan career and voc-ed.
Seth Darling's WWII History online course for grades 3-6.
Created with Iweb, Seth is looking at teaching online as a new option. Impressive!
Renee Estelle's Online Short Course for Students on creating Electronic Portfolios
Using the free web site authorings tools from www.bravehost.com
An outstanding and useful project!
Narda Butler's Wiki and Homeschooling Online Mentoring Business
Narda has her own online business teaching homeschoolers online. http://www.dreamspinnerlearning.com
Jeff Havens' Cascade Elementary School site, and Jazz pages:
Click on "Staff" scroll down to my name "Havens" and click on it. I have added the jazz webquest to my music page under the link "Online Assignments." Last night the choir had a concert and I have uploaded the sound files of their performance. Choir members/parents are now able to download the performance on their computers at home.
Mary Curry's Mango Math
Mary is self-employed teaching math online for charter schools. Another Teach from any Beach success story.
Kyle Forar's Career Internships Webquest - Employment Preparation Basics
Leslie Mitcham's Iditarod Dog Sledding Lessons "The Last Great Race"
Leslie completed both the "Making" and "Designing" courses and has excelled as
a self-directed learner. Her fourth graders are learning by her example.
Leslie Mitcham's Multiplication Webquest posted at www.slideshare.com
James McBride's Selawik Alternative Center (A+ Courses)
Erica DeGrote's First Grade Website from Juneau, Alaska
Deborah Lundy's Leadership Ledger, From Tok, Alaska
Kathy Nicholas' Teacher's Tools Wiki
http://k-12teachertools.wikispaces.com/ Dozens of the best tools listed by category.
Elizabeth McAllister's Autism Links
Kathy Chapoton's Ididarod Site (Husband is 4 time winner!)
Tammy Morris' Technology Integration Resources for Ketchikan
David Warren's Art World Alaska
Thaddeus' Chemistry Webquest on the Aurora Borealis
Special Mention: Tia Hollowood Alaskan Native Youth Suicide Prevention
http://www.ayfn.org She also creates web sites for local businesses:
Sydney Giraldi's Web Design Webquest, Units, and Resources
Lauren Coffey's E-Board - Post-it Notes to Resources as a School Web Site Model http://www2.eboard.com/eboard/servlet/BoardServlet?ACTION=BOARD_SHOW&SITE_NAME=hhh&BOARD_NAME=LCoffey&SESSION_ID=ps33hq2801lrl9746
Amy Gallagher's First Grade Reading Resources
http://www.home.earthlink.net/%7Eagallagher57/links.html from her class home page at
Kathleen O'Donoghue (from Athens, Greece) Librarian's Resources
To see the pages I did for lesson three go to www.newcomersinathens.com scroll down to OPAC for the pages I did for lesson three.
Zoe Berger's U.S. History Hot List
Garrison Trozzo's Graphic Design Resources Portal
http://skagwayschool.tripod.com/ Learn to be a graphics artist!
Wendy Droke's Math Portal
Julie Lambertson's Biology and Chemistry Hotlists and Biome Webquest:
http://www.riversidechristianschool.com/After you go to this site, select high school on the left hand side of the page. Then chose "chemistry pages" for the hotlist and "biology pages" for the biology webquest. Extensive Evolution and Creation links are included.
Steve Peterson's Web Tour of Alaskan Native Art Sites
Lindsay Mead's Computer Technology Class Hotlinks
Scott Montgomery's Hotlist of Web Authoring Components (HTML, Sounds, Images, and More)
Jenny Olson's Student's Powerpoints
Click on Students. Posting student powerpoint presentations on the web as instructional modules
is a great first step for showing students how they can use the web to teach others online.
Very significant as an activity for students!
Scott Montgomery's "Personal Budget Webquest"
Staci Cox's "For Your Alaskan Vacation" Travel Site
Heather Nelson's Ancient Civilizations Hot List
http://lone-eagles.com/heather.htm "Why do we have to study Dead People?"
Joe Covill's Band Site with Music playing in the background
http://www.lmsmusic.org/index.htm (Jazzy Oboe!)
Joe won a Golden Web Award for his school band website at http://www.lmsmusic.org/ and has a neat personal website with sound clips of his tasty jazz tunes at http://joecovill.com His final project was a quiz written with Flash software listed on the left column of the band page.
Kirby Morgan's Tutorial on Online Teaching "An Introduction to the Evergreen Internet Academy"
An outstanding example of creative ways of presenting material in an online class. A final project for
"Designing K12 Internet Instruction."
Eran Gourarie's Advanced Web Design Resources
William Gilliland's "Resources for Alaska Teachers"
Debora Kernan's Hotlist for Science Fair Resources
Karolyn Henderson's Writing Resources
Integrating Technology in Science Classes
http://www.scienceandtechnology.netfirms.com/ Note free web sites at www.netfirms.com
Jacquie Pisauro's Algebra Homework Help Resources
Debora Kernan's Amazing Astronauts Webquest
Jon Lund's "Looking for a Teaching Job Overseas"
A rich listing of resources to find your dream job, like Jon did!
Raeann Edward's Extended Learning Course (Gifted Resources)
See the list of brain games and fun stuff!
Carol Boatman's List of Leveled Reading Resources
Carol Kajikawa's New Teacher Survival Kit Hot list
Debora Kernan's First Web Page - Fourth Grade - Insects
Marika Wong's Webquest
"Providing Assistive Technology: How to Develop an Effective Program"
Karolyn Henderson's Otter Webquest
Lena Jessup's Pregnancy Issues Page
Diagnosed with placenta previa and gestational diabetes.
Sam McPhetres' Web Enhancements Resources
Reiko Mowery's K-12 Japanese Language Teachers' Resource Page
Joe Marley's "Blending Project-based Learning Into the Classroom and the Community"
From Koyukuk, AK, this Athabascan Language project speaks aloud!
Sam Mcphetres' "There are Eagles in my Backyard" Webquest
Carol Kajikawa's Six Flags Fantasy Vacation Webquest
Tina Keller's 7th Grade Math Resources Hotlist
Barbara Bodnar's Home-schooling Hotlist
Peggy Peterson's Literacy Resources for Parents, Teachers and Students
Carolyn Miller's K-2 Classroom Web Site
John Arbuckle's Heroes Webquest
Crystal Dowling's "Sound Steps - How to Add Sound to Web Pages"
John Twining's "Stock Game Webquest"
Jerry Howard's "The Exciting World of Transportation/Travel- Webquest"
Crystal Dowling's "Tempo Tragedy" Webquest (Music)
Lisa Mitchell's Special Project "Oregon Trail Tutor Resources"
Susan Scheen's webquest "Teaching History Through Genealogy
Larry Ehnert's webquest "Renewable Energy and the National Energy Policy"
http://lone-eagles.com/ehnert.htm 9th grade Algebra
Lori Woodward's Special Project- A Tour of Washington
A 4th grade presentation project
Aaron Fletcher's Special Project - Art Lesson Plans and Resources
Fred Carrigan's Webquest: 5th grade science, math and geography!
Students plan and budget a vacation to a national park.
Sue Park's Recycling Webquest "Garbage Rot or Garbage Not?"
160 students participated in this lunch room recycling project.
Thaddeus' Special Project on Learning Communities
Includes a web conferencing forum, listserv and polling features.
Using Homestead personal web hosting costs him $2.50/month, only!
Lynn Grover's Hotlist of Resources for Teenage Depression
Doug Crossley's Hot List of Distance Graduate Schools For Alaska Teachers
Eileen Peterson's Webquest on French painting and the Louvre Museum
http://www.geocities.com/eitwitchell/index.html Very Thorough!
Danielle DeLuca's Physical and Life Sciences Class Pages (Special Project)
http://njhweb.nsd.org/ click classes, click science, click DeLuca, use framed menu on left.
Christine Billroth's Learning Disabilities for Educators Webquest
And her hotlist of resources on Learning Disabilities
Mark Doner's Hotlist of Math Resources
Brenda Duran's Kindergarten Resources
Mark Doner's Navigation (Math) Webquest
Shane Elliott's Webquest "Invasion of the Body Systems Snatchers
Julie Campbell's ADHD Resources Hotlist
Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder resources
Kate Pankiewicz's Shorecrest High School's
Social Studies Department Web Page
Ms. Mall's Tesselations Webquest (Math)
Kevin McNeal's 20th Century American History Hot Links
Jeff Holbrook Coming to America, a site on immigration
Takes a while to load, but contains some neat multimedia!
Jamies great music page http://home1.gte.net/res0517x/index.htm
How to find a Teaching Job in Alaska!
Special Education Hotlist!
William Pugh's Outstanding Kindergarten Resources
Changed Links but you can get ideas from the topic titles:
Rachel Harris's Beginning Orchestra
James Dougherty's Biology Lessons
Jean Watson's "Anchorage's Best Kept Secrets"
Jean Watson's Watercolor Art Site, with Bush Plane Video
Mike Davis's Physical Science Standards Resources 6-9
Mike Davis's Solar Cooker - Design and Construction Webquest
Gerald Blycker's Physics Interactive Applets
See physics in motion through this collection of interactive learning objects.
Mr. Blycker's Lab page:
Steve Peterson's A Webquest on Alaska Subsistence "Who Gets the Game?"
Cathleen Rolph's Hotlist of Gifted and Talented Resources
Ken Gieser's The President's Challenge Scrapbook
Web resources for creating a Multimedia Scrapbook on Physical Fitness
Kirk Pearson's Digitizing Video - An Introductory Course
Six lessons to get your started with digitizing video.
Wendy Flanagan - A Webquest on the Writing Process
Renee Kazmierczak's Youth Decision Making -
An Internet Clearinghouse for Youth Making the Right Choices
Matt Palmer's "Creating a Commemorative License Plate"
Druann Kern's "A Webquest for Teachers to Build a Webquest."
Ruth Well's Graphics, Animations, Photoshop tutorials, Sound tutorials,
Movie tutorials and Web Authoring Resources:
http://blsd.dcdi.net/~wells/ Lots of great learning resources for multimedia on the web!
Ruth teaches all this to high schoolers. The school website is http://blsd.dcdi.net/
Joe Covill's Jazz Webquest
Tamara Filer's "Get Equipped for Abstinence Education" (Hotlist}
Craig Leichner's "The Long Hot Road to Shasta Lake" (Heat Concepts Webquest)
Jim Walden's Petersburg JR/HS Integrated Class Homepage
Dana Phillip's Moon Phases Webquest
Unit Plan (that includes the webquest):
Angie Bradwey's Interactive Chemistry Sites Hot list
Manipulate electrons to build molecules and more!
Brett Weather's Spanish Language HotlistTamara Filer's worksheet "What's the Big Deal About Atmosphere?"
Larry Louck’s Tutorial on Building Dog Sleds
Richard Davis' Animal Migrations Web Tour
Michael McCarron's Special Project "Astronomy Unit Project"
The Access password is spusp03
David Lass's Art Evaluation Webquest
Karen Macklin's Animal Kingdom Webquest
Shelly Baumgartner's Iditarod Fever Webquest
Jason Moodie's Student Photography Business Site
(For the "Designing K12 Internet Instruction" course.)
Carolyn Bentsen's 2nd grade Spanish Language Butterflies Webquest
Carolyn Bentsen's Reading Project Pages
RAA WebQuest http://col.wsd.wednet.edu/Bentsen/RAA/RAA.htm
RAA WebQuest Teacher Page http://col.wsd.wednet.edu/Bentsen/RAA/RAA%20Teacher%20Page.htm
Jennifer Cizek's "Teacher's Corner" Hotlists
Jon Barker's Flash animation on Clouds
The flash is on the Web links page under "Cloud Tutorial", right above the hand-clicking graphic
Debra Pearson's WWII Webquest
Jason Moodie's Photograph Webquest
Sandy Goddard's ADD/ADHD Hotlinks Page
Mark Leichty's Special Project
"Ring of Fire - A Learner's Guide to the Pacific Rim, It's Peoples and Cultures"
Mark Leichty's Communicable Diseases Learning Adventure
A WebQuest for 6th Grade Science
Robert Hill's Online Physical Science and Chemistry Classes.
Judy Ramos' Homeschooling Resources
Amy DeWall's Autism Webquest
Cynthia Frisch's Curriculum Hotlist
http://teach.beavton.k12.or.us/~cynthia_frisch/ Click on the link.
Doug Crossley's Webquest for Discovering What Causes Earthquakes
Doug Theil's Special Project: Elementary School Assemblies Resources
Pamela Burris' Preschool and Early Learning Resource Page
Pamela Burris Motivation Website!
Bill Robinson's Final Project What's the Big Deal about evolution?
Mark Lutzenhiser Fundamental Math Resources (Algebra)
Pam Elliott's K3 Supersite
http://myschoolonline.com/ME/Mrs_Elliott Pam already had this super site when she registered for the class.
Pam's project for the class is a teacher input feature for rating publishing company web sites, very neat! check out the Publishing Companies folder and then the Reading site and go to making a
comment and see what you think!
Donna Van Hyning's Special Project
Go to Teacher's pages, and then all the way to the bottom of the page until you reach the specialist area and Donna Van Hyning!
Includes online games for preschoolers and other services for preschoolers.
Doug Theil's "Getting Money From the Government"
A WebQuest for 4th Grade Social Studies
Jamie Meisner''s Composer's Scrapbook Project