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Academic Search Premier

Academic journals for scholarly research
Higher Ed Student, Educator
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  • Articles from 4,700+ full-text publications in the fields of biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology, and more; includes over 4,000 peer-reviewed journals
  • Indexing and abstracts included for more than 13,800 journals 
  • PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over 100 journals and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles

BadgerLink Graphic Organizers

BadgerLink's graphic organizers help you visually express information and express relationships between ideas
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
Details
  • Created by BadgerLink staff
  • Downloadable from Google Docs
  • Graphic organizers include: Cause & Effect, Claim/Evidence/Reason, Compare Sources, Credible Sources, Inference Chart, Main Idea & Details, and See...Think...Wonder

BadgerLink Lesson Plans

6 standards-aligned lesson plans give you ideas that can immediately be used in your classroom
Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
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  • Presented in Google Docs for easy saving and sharing
  • For grades 4-12
  • Includes the following plans
    • Analyze and Respond to Novels
    • Persuasive Letter
    • Practice ACT
    • Scavenger Hunt
    • Time Travel Tribune
    • Wikipedia Vs. Encyclopedia

BadgerLink Research Guide

Step-by-step guide to learn about the research process
Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
Details
  • Created by BadgerLink staff
  • Includes checklists for each step in the research process and an educator section with curriculum ideas and information on Wisconsin Standards

BadgerLink Scavenger Hunt

Use our Scavenger Hunt cards to learn how to use BadgerLink
General Public, Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
Details:
  • Created by BadgerLink staff
  • Provides an introduction to using BadgerLink resources for research
For Educators:

BadgerLink Super 3 Research Guide

Step-by-step guide to learn about the research process
Elementary School Student, Educator
Created by BadgerLink
 
Details
  • Created by BadgerLink staff
  • Includes checklists for each step in the research process and an educator section with curriculum ideas and information on Wisconsin Standards

Britannica School

Access point for Britannica School Elementary, Middle, and High
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Powered by Britannica Digital Learning
 
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  • Every article and image have a citation
  • Double-click on a word for definitions, pronunciations, and Spanish translation
  • Switch between levels to find the appropriately difficult article​

Britannica Standards Search

Find Britannica content that aligns with Wisconsin standards
Educator
Powered by Britannica Digital Learning
 
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  • Search by state and standard
  • Connects educators to encyclopedia articles, images, video, and learning games that can be used in the classroom
  • Create My Britannica account to save materials to your account
 

Climate Wisconsin

Multimedia educational resource featuring stories of climate change
Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Produced by Wisconsin Media Lab
 
Details
  • Nine short videos and one animation
  • Includes background essays and two online interactives
  • Great for grades 6 - 12

EBSCOhost Curriculum Standards

Find EBSCOhost search suggestions that align with Wisconsin standards
Educator
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  • Search by state and standard
  • Read the standard
  • Find search terms you can use to search for standards-aligned content

Education Research Complete

Research covering all levels of education from early childhood to higher education
Higher Ed Student, Educator
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  • More than 1,300 full-text education journals
  • More than 550 full-text books
  • Indexing and abstracts for more than 2,400 journals

Educational Administration Abstracts

Citations covering areas related to educational administration
Educator
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  • Includes more than 87,500 citations and abstracts
  • Covers citations dating back to 1966

ERIC

Citations and links to full-text articles related to education
Higher Ed Student, Educator
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  Details
  • Links to more than 264,000 full-text articles
  • More than one million citations

Explora Educator's Edition

Lesson plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources for educators
Educator
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  • Highlights content relevant to K-12 teachers
  • Searches: Academic Search Premier, Education Research Complete, ERIC, and Professional Development Collection
  • Includes information on state curriculum standards
  • Provides easy access to lesson plans from ERIC and other resources

Into the Book

Reading comprehension multimedia
Elementary School Student, Educator
Produced by Wisconsin Media Lab
 
Details
  • Online student activities (grades 2-5) for eight reading comprehension strategies including: prior knowledge, questioning, summarizing, inferring, making connections, synthesizing, evaluating, and visualizing
  • Includes nine student videos
  • Online teaching tools including: lessons, music files, posters, book lists and more
  • Online professional learning resources including videos, professional development plan examples and educator effectiveness tools

Into the Map

Multimedia and activities about Wisconsin's geography
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, Educator
Produced by Wisconsin Media Lab
  Details
  • Five cross-curricular online activities (for grades 3-6) that provide students with the opportunity to apply their geography knowledge
  • Includes teacher resources and lesson plans

LearningExpress Library Computer Skills Center

A collection of web-based popular software and computer basics video courses
General Public, Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Higher Ed Student, Educator
Powered by LearningExpress
 
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  • Includes video tutorials on Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, Publisher, SharePoint Designer, Visio, Word, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Learn about your Windows or Mac operating system

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

Citations for articles relating to librarianship
Educator
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  • Provides article citations covering subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more
  • Indexes more than 580 core journals, over 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals
  • Includes author profiles​

MasterFILE Premier

Full-text magazines with some coverage of newspapers and journals
General Public, Middle School Student, High School Student, Higher Ed Student, Educator
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  • Nearly 1,700 full-text magazines with access to millions of articles
  • Covers a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, science, cultures and much more
  • Explore a list of popular magazines available in MasterFILE Premier
For Educators

Professional Development Collection

A collection of education journals
Educator
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  • Includes 300 full-text,  peer-reviewed journals
  • More than 200 educational reports
  • Includes Booklist, Education, Education Digest, Education Week, Educational Leadership, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Reading Teacher, and School Library Journal

TeachingBooks.net Literacy Connections

Connect to materials from TeachingBooks.net that support strategic literacy instruction
Educator
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  • Manage the demands of implementing literacy instruction with materials that deepen the conversation and understanding of the books read in your classes
  • Includes: Balance Literacy, Thoughtful Reading, Text Complexity, Diverse Books, and Author's Purpose
  • Directly supports Common Core Standards

TeachingBooks.net Professional Development Module

Create your own literacy implementation plan through a five-phase, self-guided training module
Educator
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Details:
  • Learn about ready-to-use instructional materials
  • Create a plan appropriate for use as an artifact for Effective Educator reviews
  • Information on large range of text types, formats, cultural perspectives, and authoritative information
  • Supports Common Core Standards

TeachingBooks.net Text Complexity Rubric

Inform instructional decisions using this interactive, crowdsourced rubric
Educator
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  • Qualitative measures for the complexity of a book include meaning, text structure, language features, and knowledge demands of the content of a book
  • Based on the Common Core Qualitative Rubric for Literary and Informational Texts
  • After submitting the text complexity rubric, receive a certificate via email acknowledging your submission

The Ways

Multimedia educational resource featuring stories about contemporary Native American Cultures and language
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Produced by Wisconsin Media Lab
 
Details
  • Twelve videos featuring stories from Native communities around the central Great Lakes
  • Includes online interactive map and supplementary texts
  • Great for grades 6 - 12

Wisconsin Biographies

Multimedia educational resources that connect students with fascinating figures from Wisconsin’s past
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, Educator
Produced by Wisconsin Media Lab
 
Details
  • A collection of short animated videos with leveled biographies (iBook and print)
  • Includes two online student activities and teaching tips
  • Historical images available for each biography
  • Grades 3 - 8​