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July 2001

Scholastic.com
http://www.scholastic.com/
GRADE LEVEL: Pre K-8

CONTENT:
This site from Scholastic has a huge collection of teaching materials for a host of curriculum categories.
AESTHETICS:
The easy-to-use layout has simple graphics and cheerful colors.
ORGANIZATION:
Visitors can search the site, from the main page, by grade level, subject area, and topic. Users may change topics by clicking on the topic list to the left or move to a different subject area by clicking on the tabs at the top of the page.
REVIEW:
Busy teachers will uncover a wealth of resources at this site. First-time visitors may find the overview provided by the Site Map useful. From the home page, clicking the time-saver tabs or the shortcuts will take users to Professional Resources, Lesson Plans&Rreproducibles, and Online Activities to use in the classroom. In addition to main subject areas, the site covers art, music, sports, careers, and more. The Teacher Toolkit offers a Class Homepage Builder, and early-childhood educators will find an area especially for PreK-2.
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