January 2, 2013 PD
Student Practice by RIT Score (from NWEA)
Reading practice by RIT Score
Reading interactive practice grouped by RIT score #2
Math practice by RIT Score
Math interactive practice grouped by RIT score #2
From Belle Plaine, Reading and Math by RIT Score
National Library of Visual Manipulative (Grouped by skill and grade level, not RIT)
Ms. Petruso's (Technology Teacher at Walnut Park) "Homework Resources" Page
A list of NWEA resources, including sample questions and practice
Webster County's NWEA Resource Page
Thinking Blocks - "Amazing" Math Website shared by Ms. Casaleggi.

Interactive Learning Resources
Khan Academy - Video tutorials for students to learn new skills
IXL.com - Math practice problem sets.  Each students progress is tracked for teacher to determine growth on specific skills.
Study Island - Intervention (Instruction, Practice, and Assessment) for Reading, Math and Science.

SMARTBOARD Resources
The SMARTBoard Exchange - Website for sharing (and finding shared) lesson plans written by teachers, made for SMARTBOARDS.
Whiteboard Materials - Website that lists IWB (interactive whiteboard) resources that can be used on SMARTBOARDS.
SMARTBOARD from Lee Summit - List of interactive resources that can be used for smartboards or on student computers.

MISC. Professional Development Resources
Twitter.com - Create an account and follow teachers that interest you.  A list of teachers on twitter can be found here: http://twitter4teachers.pbworks.com/w/page/22554534/FrontPage

Free Technology for Teachers - Richard Byrne's site that is dedicated to sharing free online resources nearly every day.  Browse the archives for a tremendous amount of resources that can be used on SMARTboards or on student computers.

Free Books
http://www.techsupportalert.com/free-books-children: Listing of hundreds of free websites that offer free books
http://www.magickeys.com/books/

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