Teacher Toolbox

This page was created to be a resource of quick ideas for the classroom teachers. It is divided into the following sections for convenience:

  • Academics (Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies)
  • ARDs, IEPs, and Data
  • Functional Skills
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Physical/Sensory

Academics

Language Arts/Literacy/Reading/Writing

Elementary Secondary
Adapting Printed Text - Live Binder Region 11 Adapting Printed Text - Live Binder Region 11
Adapted Books - NYC Department of Education Assorted General Adapted Texts - UNC Charlotte
Assorted General Adapted Texts - UNC Charlotte Tar Heel Reader
Hubbard's Cupboard  
Starfall.com  
SparkleBox UK  
Tar Heel Reader  

Math

Elementary Secondary
Hubbards's Cupboard Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)  
Sparklebox UK  

Science

Elementary Secondary
Energy Kids, US Energy Information Administration Infectious Disease Workshop (PKIDS Online)
Energy Star Kids Scientist's Notebook Toolkit
Granny's Garden School - Garden Activities USGS Educational Resources for Secondary Grades
Publications for Kids - Texas Department of Transportation  
Science Calendars, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh  
Scientist's Notebook Toolkit  
Switched on Kids: Electricity and How to Use It Safely  
USGS Science Resources for Primary Grades  

Social Studies

Elementary Secondary
Hubbard's Cupboard American Rhetoric
Kids.gov National Archives
Time for Kids  

ARDs, IEPs, and Data

Elementary Secondary
Data Collection for Special Education (Pinterest) Data Collection for Special Education (Pinterest)
Davis School District - Data Collection Forms Davis School District - Data Collection Forms
Sparklebox Class Management Special Education Data Collection Forms (St. Coud Area School District)
Special Education Data Collection Forms (St. Coud Area School District)  
Teaching: Special Education (Pinterest)  

Functional Skills

Elementary Secondary
Tips for Developing "Good" Communication Skills-Based Routines
Communication Matrix Video with Phil Schweigert  

 Instructional Strategies

Physical/Sensory

Updated: 8/13/14