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Education Resources Center: EDUC 319 (Prof. Kennedy)

Lesson Plan Template

So you need to create a lesson plan?

You just got your first assignment and lo and behold, you need to write a lesson plan.  You say that you've never written a lesson plan before?  Well,  there are many books and websites you can use to help you along.

Lesson plan sites

Searching for items in the Educational Resources Center

Materials in the Educational Resources Center include: books, big books, games, unit plans, textbooks, lesson plans, activity books, kits and educational software packages that you can borrow and use to enrich and add interest to lesson plans and classes you will teach as a student teacher.

To search for materials in the ERC, follow these simple instructions.

From the Ely Library Quick Search

  • Select the Book tab
  • Before typing in any search terms, click on Advanced Search (link under search box)
  • Next to the Keyword box, type B8:education resources colletion to find materials in the ERC
  • Change the next box from Title to Keyword and enter a content area (example: Science or Social Studies)
  • Continue changing the search in boxes as you add terms to your search such as "lesson Plan," "activities," or curriculum

Social Justice Web Sites (Mary Cowhey)

Most of these sites are listed in Black Ants and Buddhists.  Some come from Native Peoples.

Teaching Music Web Sites

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