Youth Display

Teachers' Websites

These websites are recommended by the staff of the Keene Public Library Youth Department. Please contact the Youth Department at 603-352-0157 if you have a suggestion for inclusion.

blue bullet Ben's Guide to Government 

blue bullet Blue Web’n - A searchable directory of “Blue Ribbon learning sites” on the Web.

blue bullet Council for Exceptional Children - This national organization is for those involved in special education and gifted education.

blue bullet Education Week on the Web 

blue bullet Education World

blue bullet ERIC: Clearinghouse on Elementary and Early Childhood Education - From the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

blue bullet I Was Wondering: A Curious Look At Women's Adventures in Science 

blue bullet Kid’s Science Challenge

blue bullet The Learning Page - Sponsored by the Library of Congress, this site offers lesson plans, activities, and educational initiatives to enhance the teaching of American history and culture.

blue bullet Literacy Connections  - A wealth of information on reading, teaching, and tutoring techniques, ESL literacy and adult literacy. Includes tutoring tips, writing, language experience, spelling, vocabulary, songs.

blue bullet National Association for the Education of Young Children - The nationwide professional organization for early childhood educators.

blue bullet National Council of Teachers of English - The NCTE site contains curriculum ideas for teachers, resources for parents, and information on English language standards.

blue bullet NEA Teaching, Learning and Technology - Advice for educators on using technology in the classroom, from NEA.

blue bullet NeoK12: Educational Videos and Lessons for K-12 School Kids - This site has hundreds of educational video clips, covering the subjects of science, math, health, social studies and English.

blue bullet On Air: The History Channel Classroom - The History Channel Classroom provides television programs that middle school, junior high, and high school teachers can videotape and keep for up to a year—along with support materials to help with lesson plans and class activities.

blue bullet Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out 

blue bullet PBS Teachers

blue bullet Poetry 180 - Poems have been selected by Billy Collins, the 2001 to 2003 Poet Laureate of the United States.

blue bullet The Puppetry Home Page

blue bullet Read Print - Free online books, poems, essays, short stories, plays and non-fiction for students and teachers.

blue bullet StoryNet - This website from the National Storytelling Network offers resources and a  directory of storytellers and storytelling programs.

blue bullet Sur La Lune Storytime - Offers resources about planning thematic book-based programs and fostering the love of language and literature in children

blue bullet ThinkQuest - ThinkQuest is an annual contest that challenges “Students, ages 12 to 19, to use the Internet as a collaborative, interactive teaching and learning tool.”  

Website Disclaimer: Due to the ever-changing nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that the above links will remain valid. Similarly, we cannot be responsible for changes in the content of the sources to which we link, or the content of sources accessed through secondary links. As with printed information, users are encouraged to evaluate the validity of information found. Keene Public Library provides these links as a convenience to our users, and the inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply endorsement