Press Release: Teacher Web Site Offers Printable Lesson Plans & Quizzes by Grade, Plus New Harry Potter Activities
Teacher Web Site Offers Printable Lesson Plans & Quizzes by Grade, Plus New Harry Potter Activities
Boston, MA – Aug. 21, 2007 – It may still be summer outside, butteachers everywhere have begun to plan for a new school year and they canjumpstart their teaching plan with the more than 15,000 pages of printable lesson plans, worksheets and classroom management ideas available onTeacherVision. Plus, teachers can build on the excitement around therelease of the final Harry Potter book with TeacherVision's new HarryPotter lesson plans, activities and quizzes – all designed to maximizeteachable moments presented by "Harry Potter Mania."
"As teachers begin to plan for the new school year, TeacherVisionoffers them a trusted source of high-quality lesson plans, classroommanagement forms and handouts, quizzes and other activities that supportstudent learning," said Jess M. Brallier, publisher, TeacherVision. "Wedeveloped our wide variety of school resources to create a one-stop K-12teacher Web site that offers all of the teaching tools and resources neededto have a successful and fun school year."
With the lesson plans, worksheets, printables, quizzes and classroomactivities on TeacherVision's back-to-school teacher resource page,teachers will find tips for managing the classroom, with templates forprintable hall passes and student award certificates, as well as a widevariety of printable and online quizzes and student/teacher assessments andmany other instructional tools. The classroom icebreakers available onTeacherVision® give teachers creative ways to help their students get toknow each other and start the school year off right with an atmosphere offun and understanding.
TeacherVision® also offers great resources for building the teacher-parent connection, with tips for planning an open house, a guide toparent-teacher relations and resources for hosting successful parent-teacher conferences. A growing collection of ready-to-use printable graphic organizers and world maps on TeacherVision® helps teachers integratevisual learning into instruction. Or teachers can use the bulletin boardresources to develop interesting and educational displays for theirclassrooms.
Using TeacherVision's new Harry Potter Activities for Back to School,teachers can build on students' enthusiasm for the series and interest newreaders with lesson plans for creative activities, such as making a HarryPotter board game. Or students can learn more about Harry and the otherwizards at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry by reading reviews ofthe books, interviews with the author and other resources available now onTeacherVision.
TeacherVision® ( http://www.teachervision.com) is the Internet's most popular teacher site for trusted online tools, lesson plans, printables,classroom management resources and skill-building exercises to helpteachers save time and make learning fun. TeacherVision® is dedicated tosupporting children's learning in school and in life.
TeacherVision® is part of Pearson, the world's largest integratededucation company. Pearson's other primary operations include the FinancialTimes Group and the Penguin Group.
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