Helpful Hints and Resources



FEA’s Helpful Hints page is a listing of Online resources to help parents and students. If you have a suggestion for a new category or Web site to add to this page, please send it to us.

Military Student/Family Issues

Military Impacted Schools Association

Helping Children Exposed to Shocking Events
NEA Resources on Trauma-Informed Schools

Reading Resources

NEA’s Read Across America

Digital Directory of Online Book Readings

Children’s Authors Hosting Online Read Alouds and Activities

Read Alouds Read by Authors and Celebrities

An Extensive List of Free Reading Resources for Teachers

United Through Reading



National Gallery of Art – Teachers  (Lesson Plans, Tours, Kids ArtZone, Teacher PD)

Best Free Online Art Resources For Kids (We Are Teachers)

The Piano Education Page

Resources for Music Educators  (Carnegie Hall)
Federal Theatre Project
CARTS (Cultural Art Resources for Teachers and Students)

English/Language Arts

Resources for English Teachers (National Council of Teachers of English)
Creating a Writers’ Workshop in a Secondary Classroom

Online Dictionary

Foreign Language/Foreign Studies

Global Trek: Virtual Travel Around The World (Grades 4-8)

Teaching Foreign Languages K-12: A Library of Classroom Practices
Kidsweb Japan
Kids World Travel Guide (South Korea: Interesting Facts for Kids)

Kids World Travel Guide (Germany: Interesting Facts for Kids)

Kids World Travel Guide (England: Interesting Facts for Kids)

Electronic Resources for Classicists


Online Information Center of the Office of the Clerk to the U.S. House of Representatives
National History Day: Teaching World War One

The Center for the Study of the Presidency

Black History Month
Black History Sites List from Seattle Times

The National Women’s History Project

The Academy of Achievement

National Archives

American Memory


National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (classroom resources)

Mrs. Glosser’s Math Goodies

CueMath (math in daily life)

Math Seeds 

Physical Education/Health

American Cancer Society

National Cancer Institute

Healthy People

Drug-Free Resource Net

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indoor Air Quality


The San Francisco Exploratorium


Amazing Space

University of California Museum of Paleontology

Volcano Discovery

National Science Foundation

Access Excellence

Association of Women in Science

Be Prepared’s Kids Guide To Tornadoes

Home Safety Preparedness For Tornadoes

Disaster Preparedness On A Budget

Special Education

LD Online

Council for Exceptional Children


Internet Public Library

How Stuff Works

50 States


The Paradigm Online Writing Assistant


E School News

Family Education Network

National Parent Information Network

Gateway to Education Materials

A&E Biography

The Concord Review

Avoiding Bad Weather When Traveling


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