AASL Best Websites for Teaching and Learning-Free web-based sites that are user friendly and encourage a community of learners to explore and discover.

ALPLMLincoln Legacy Learning Kits offer four different units of study on the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln. Under His Hat is an online collection of primary source materials that brings Lincoln’s history to life.

IDNREdIllinois Department of Natural Resources offers many different programs and materials for the classroom including Field Trip Packs and Resource Trunks.

donorschoose_org_logoDonorschoose.org-An online charity that allows individuals to donate to public school classroom projects.

FlipQuizFlipQuiz lets you create your own game show style boards for test reviews and save them for later use.

GreatWebsitesforKidsGreat Websites for Kids is a compilation of exemplary websites geared to children from birth to age 14.

Literacy Links from the Illinois Reading Council offers free online resources categorized as assessments, comprehensive resources, interactive resources, reading passages, Web 2.0 tools and videos.

PinterestroundPinterest-A visual discovery tool that you can use to find ideas for all your projects and interests.

QuizletQuizlet is a free online learning tool providing user-created flash card sets, study games, and tests. Create an account to set up a class and track student progress.

TeachersPayTeachers-Free and priced teaching resources created by teachers for instant download.


ReadworksReadworks.org-Research-based unit lessons and authentic leveled non-fiction and literary passages for free.

FlocabularyFlocabulary-A library of songs, videos, and activities for K-12 online learning.


XtramathXtramath-Free program that teaches basic math facts which are critical to success in math.