CNHS PATINS TEAM - URL'S....
Planning for Academic Diversity
For students that cannot read at grade level...
Try text to speech http://www.readplease.com
If a student has difficulty comprehending the material...
Try study aids http://www.sparknotes.com
If students have difficulty mastering the vocabulary of the unit, some suggestions include...
Try a picture dictionary http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Dictionary.html
Try a talking dictionary http://www.webster.com/
Try the visual thesaurus http://www.visualthesaurus.com
If you have students who need the instructional materials in a language other than English...
Try Babel Fish http://babelfish.altavista.com
If you have students who have difficulty with handwriting, (either speed or accuracy), then...
Consider dictation http://www.idictate.com
Consider allowing them to speak their answers in Kidspiration
If you have students who need additional challenge, then...
Search Google or TrackStar for enrichment activities
For students who have difficulty with the calculating activities in this unit, try…
Using Webmath http://www.webmath.com
Using Ask Dr. Math http://mathforum.org/dr.math/
If your unit requires students to conduct research, you might want to...
Use the NewsTracker http://my.yahoo.com
Use the Google Toolbar http://toolbar.google.com/
Use a simplified search engine http://yahooligans.yahoo.com/
4 Teachers: http://4teachers.org/
42Explore: Tematic Pathfinders: http://42explore.com/
Blue Web’n: http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/bluewebn/
Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators: http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/
WebQuest Project at San Diego State University: http://webquest.sdsu.edu/