Here are some of my favorite websites to visit...
Read Think Write
Great resource for reading and writing ideas. Like them on Facebook for daily posts and ideas.
Another great reading resource site. They also have student and parent links.
Guided Reading with Dr. Jan Richardson
She is the author of The Next Step in Guided Reading. On her site are a ton of great resources free to download!
Rockingham County Public Schools(Resource Site)
For those teaching in VA, here is Rockingham County's site that is FULL of technology and lessons for all of the VA SOLs.
Pete's Powerpoint Station
A great website with TONS of free powerpoint activities for the classroom!
A great project that fosters art and writing among students around the world.
A little along the lines of Blackboard, it is a place for students and parents to access information, documents, calendars and powerpoints/videos you post.
A great place to get child friendly news from around the world.
The Daily Cafe
The 2 Sisters are behind Daily 5 and Cafe that you have been hearing about.
Fantastic site with free interactive games for all subjects. You can also add your class and the children can access these free activities at home!
Great real time classroom management tool.