Helpful Links for Tutors
Here are some links for help and ideas:
BadgerLink Wisconsin’s On-line Library.
California Distance Learning Project News-related topics to help build reading and life skills for adult learners.
Dave’s ESL Cafe Business English, idioms, phrasal verbs, slang, quizzes, idea “cookbook”, etc.
GED Everything you wanted to know about the new GED.
Guide to Grammar and Writing Wonderful tutor resource for grammar and writing.
More OnLine Catalog MORE is a consortium of libraries in Western Wisconsin sharing resources totaling more than a million items. You can search the online catalog to find materials or find additional information at any of the MORE member libraries.
PBS Learning Media Teacher resources, program schedules, adult learning service, general articles, etc.
Smithsonian Lesson plans in Arts, Language Arts, Science and Social Studies. Lots of other great information.
TEACHNET Lesson ideas and teacher resources.
The White House Information about the President and Vice-President, tour of the White House, press releases, free materials from the government, etc.
US Department of Education Too much stuff to list it all!
Newsela This site is an Instructional Content Platform that supercharges reading engagement and learning in every subject.
Writing Prompts Descriptive writing prompts for elementary, middle, and high schools. List is excerpted from Blowing Away the State Writing Assessment Test by Jane Bell Kiester and retyped by Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory.