Ask your Learning Commons Informationist for the password to use this database at home.
When searching for journal articles from Educator's Reference Complete or another database, try the following search terms:
It may also be helpful to combine a general search term with a specific search term. For example:
On TED-Ed you will find video lessons complete with quizzes, handouts, and lesson plans. You can "Flip this Lesson" to create a customized lesson for your students. TED-Ed can also help you create a customized lesson for any video on YouTube. Check the subject guides for selected TED-Ed videos.
Sign-up for a free account to find and share SMART board lesson plans and activities. There are activities for grades K-12.
Planboard from Vetica Interactive Inc. is a free online software for lesson planning. Planboard helps you: create and schedule lessons; tailor lessons to Ontario curriculum expectations; attach documents and handouts directly to your lesson plan; embed multimedia sources in your lesson plan; share your lessons with colleagues.
The following boxes contain resources for elementary and secondary teachers of science.
The following libguides were created for UCDSB students, but many of the resources could be of use in the classroom.
Ask your Learning Commons Informationist for the username and password.
When looking for general grade and subject resources, select the BROWSE BY CURRICULUM tab on the search screen.
If you are looking for resources that incorporate collaborative inquiry or problem based learning, filter your results under TEACHER AND LEARNER STRATEGY FILTERS by INQUIRY AND RESEARCH MODELS or ACTIVITY BASED LEARNING.
Click here for basic instructions on booking a media resource through Destiny.