Lesson Plan Resources

Some websites with educational materials to spark your next awesome lesson!


http://www.brighthub.com/education/k-12/topics/english-lesson.aspx
-Tons of mechanics/grammar resources here.

http://www.brighthub.com/education/k-12/articles/72878.aspx
-A top contributor to brighthub's sample freshman honors year-long curriculum

http://edsitement.neh.gov/
-Great ideas here, too

http://www.effectiveteaching.com/pages.php?pageid=6
-The Going Beyond folders from Wong's First Days of School

http://englishcompanion.ning.com/
-Great if you're looking to start/eavesdrop on English/Language Arts education conversations

http://www.folger.edu/eduLesPlanArch.cfm
-Folger's ALL THINGS SHAKESPEARE

http://www.greatbooks.org/

http://www.gale.cengage.com/email/litfinder/litfinder5.htm
-LitFinder, an invaluable resource for scholarly/academic content on every text imaginable

http://www.learner.org/resources/browse.html?discipline=4
-The Annenburg/NEH online resource. Incredible stuff with educational integrity.

http://www.lessonplanet.com/
-Haven't found much good stuff here, give it a shot if you're interested.

http://www.mrclements.com/
-An Egyptian English teacher with a slick website and lots of lessons/units

http://www.mrcoia.com/index.html
-An English teacher's materials published online

http://web2.jefferson.k12.ky.us/CCG/supp/MS_Memoir.PDF
-Amazing unit plan on memoir

http://www.readwritethink.org/
-Great stuff, some sponsored/created with NCTE

http://www.shmoop.com/

http://teachit.co.uk/
-One of my go-to idea generators. I really recommend signing up for this free site.

http://writing.colostate.edu/teaching.cfm
-CSU's writing resources