EduScapes offers a wealth of resources for teachers, parents, students,
and, according to the site itself, "life-long learners of all
ages." The site is designed to help connect Internet resources
with all curriculum areas and to provide resources for teachers trying
to integrate technology into their curriculum.
EduScapes pages vary depending on what area you are accessing. Overall,
however, the pages are clear, user-friendly, and pleasant to visit.
Text is readable and graphics are appropriate. The color schemes are
bright, but not glaring.
The EduScapes site includes several separate sections. These sections
can be accessed via graphic links on the homepage.
EduScapes was designed by a husband and wife team
of educators who wanted to "share a love of learning with others."
The site includes various sections, each addressing a different
curriculum area or need. The 42eXplore
section features information and ideas for
lesson plans, learning activities, and vocabulary definitions. Teacher
Tap provides teachers with practical, online resources and ideas
for hands-on activities for professional development. A section
focused on language arts is called Literature Learning
Ladders. This section offers resources about award-winning
and popular books, ideas for themes and literature circles, and
links to help you create your own "literature ladder."
This site also includes many other resources, such as ideas for using multimedia materials, a distance learning workshop, information about nature, and more. This comprehensive technology resource has something for
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