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Curriculum Laboratory



General Teaching Handouts

Curriculum Publications Handouts

Specific School Subject Handouts

Children's and Young Adult Literature Handouts

Teaching Ideas Showcase Handouts (Literature Integration Across the Curriculum)

Evaluation of Web Information


General Teaching Handouts:

Undergraduate Education Information Literacy Program

Getting Started: Search Strategy for Finding Teaching Materials

What Every Instructor Always Wanted to Know About the Curriculum Laboratory ... But Was Afraid to Ask

Educational Issues Research Guide

Teaching Strategies

Finding Lesson Plans Before You Teach: A Quick Review

Evaluation of Students


Curriculum Publications Handouts:

What are Curriculum Publications?

Curriculum Publications Chart [PDF]

Curriculum In A Nutshell


Specific School Subject Handouts:

Getting Started: Search Strategy for Finding Teaching Materials

English Language Arts Teaching Materials

Social Studies Teaching Resources

Science Teaching Materials

Great Science Activity Books for Grades 1-9 Science

Mathematics Teaching Materials

Physical Education Teaching Materials

Special Education Teaching Resources

Aboriginal Teaching Resources

French Language Teaching Resources

English As A Second Language (ESL) Teaching Materials

Careers Teaching Materials


Childrens & Young Adult Literature Handouts:

Bibliographical Tools to Locate Children's and Young Adult Literature[PDF]

The Wigham Family Collection: The Best in Children's and Young Adult Literature

Literature Integration in the Curriculum

Searching for Book Reviews for Children's and Young Adult Literature

Our Favourite Children's and Young Adult Authors (Arranged by Genre)

Searching for Multicultural Library Materials for Students

Recommended Books for Promoting Multiculturalism


Teaching Ideas Showcase Handouts (Literature Integration Across the Curriculum):

Advantages of Using Children's Literature Across the Curriculum

Student-Teacher Produced Guides and Lesson Plans For Using Literature Across The Curriculum Summaries of outstanding titles that advocate the use of literature in all subject areas, (including Alberta school textbook titles) and student-teacher produced lesson plans that incorporate children's literature.

Our Lesson Plans for Using Literature Across the Curriculum. These lessons are developed by Curriculum Laboratory staff, produced in cooperation with teachers, field-tested in classrooms, and presented at various teacher's professional development sessions:

Graphic Organizers: Getting Students to Process What They Read At A Deeper Level

Stories In Stone, Travels In Time (A Geology Detective Hunt and Time Travel Adventure)

Never Write Poetry in Science Class! (Poetry Activity Centres Marathon for Grades 4 to 6)

Great Science Activity Books for Grades 1-9 Science

Building Things: Activity Centres for Grades 1 and 3 Science

The Case of the Missing Literary Devices - A Picture Book Detective Hunt and Creative Craft Collection

Ancient Greece Teaching Kits... Reviews by Grade Six Students

Toy and Movable or Pop-Up Books... Three Cross Curricular Crafts (Egg Pop-Up Book, Small Crawling and Flying Animals Pop-Up Cards, or generic pop-up card templates for any subject)

Teaching Poetry

Starred Ideas for Science Fun and Magic

Picture Books Across the Curriculum


Evaluation of Web Information:

Evaluating Web Resources (University of Lethbridge Library)

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