Topic WEB Address Utilized for: Contributor
Interior Design - I use this one in Interior Design for House
http://www.dreamhomesource.com/ Plans the students can copy for their final Lyn Morris
Careers with Children http://abcteach.com/ - My student’s found this one for resources for
Lessons for Careers with Children Lyn Morris
http://www.healthline.com Good info for health Lyn Morris
Nutrition, Family Health, Food Science Interactive dietary intake and analysis
http://www.mypyramid.gov/ using Food Pyramid. Lyn Morris,
Family Health Good resource for health
http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/sher/ Lyn Morris
FCS Lesson plans- All areas Good resource for FCS lesson plans through
http://www.uen.org/ Utah Education Network. Lyn Morris
Independent Living great resource for career/job information
http://mycareerzone.org/ Lyn Morris
Interior Design http://www.smartdraw.com/specials/fl Free download for floor plans, and
oorplans.asp?id=11936 other graphic design projects. Can be Vivian Baglien
used by students for projects that are
completed in a given time frame
Interior Design http://www.plan3d.com/pages/interior Online Interior Design Tool. There is a
DesignhomeChlgr.aspx?rd=1 small monthly fee. Use as a demonstrator Vivian Baglien
or allow students to use and purchase
Interior Design http://www.printfreegraphpaper.com/ Print your own graph paper. Great way to
provide graph paper to students Vivian Baglien
inexpensively and on demand when at
Interior Design http://www.pbteen.com/index.cfm?cm Interior Fashion Designs that might
%5Ftype=gnav appeal to teens. Utilize for online Vivian Baglien
teaching and planning, graphics, etc.
Interior Design Lots of ideas for decorating and
http://www.getdecorating.com/design planning interiors, plus tips and tricks. Vivian Baglien
_gallery/index.cfm Full text articles
Interior Design Online quizzes on elements and
http://interiordec.about.com/cs/design principles of design. Many visual Vivian Baglien
quizze1/a/tquizaaindex.htm applications including video how to’s.
Nutrition & Wellness, Health Online tool for recording your exercise
http://mystartonline.org/index.jsp and charting results. Can be set up as a Vivian Baglien
Child Development, Careers with Children Many topics available to support
http://www.nncc.org/about.html teaching child development. Click on Vivian Baglien
articles and resources.
Foods Great online recipe source. Has metric Vivian Baglien
http://www.cooks.com/ conversion tab. Use if teaching metrics
in Food Science, etc.
Foods, Nutrition/ Wellness, Food Science http://allrecipes.com/HowTo/Recipe- Same as above except the metric
Conversion-Basics/Detail.aspx conversion is just a click away and Vivian Baglien
very user friendly.
Foods, Nutrition, Wellness, Food Science http://web.extension.uiuc.edu/state/nut Supported by University of Illinois
rition.html extension. Variety of links that support Vivian Baglien
teaching foods and related topics.
Foods, Nutrition, Wellness, Food Science http://126.96.36.199/dietaryguideline Dietary guidelines for all ages. Dated
s/dga2000/document/summary/default because it used the old food pyramid, Vivian Baglien
.htm but still a good resource.
Nutrition Wellness, Health http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/thin/pr Film clips on eating disorders. Film clips
ogram.html of eating disorder case studies- need Vivian Baglien
media player to view.
Independent Living, Human Survival, Living Great site for teaching about consumer
on Your Own http://www.consumerjungle.org/ awareness, credit, buying a car, Vivian Baglien
renting, insurance. Etc.
All subjects http://school.discoveryeducation.com/ All around subject reference for Family
schrockguide/vocation.html and Consumer Sciences curriculum Vivian Baglien
All subjects American Association of Family and
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/ Consumer Sciences. Resource page
All subjects Family and Consumer Sciences
http://members.tripod.com/~kburge/F resources on line. Links to sites that Vivian Baglien
CS/contents.html deal with all disciplines. Very good site
for a grouped listing of supports to
teaching FACS curriculum.
All subjects National Standards for Family and
http://www.aafcs.org/FCSstandards/ Consumer Sciences. Includes resources Vivian Baglien
All subjects http://www.doe.virginia.gov/VDOE/In Hosted by the department of education,
struction/CTE/facs/RelatedLinks/relat Virginia. List of links that support all Vivian Baglien
ed_link_topics/other_sites.htm curriculums. Nice list.
All subjects WEB site list to support FACS
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/c curriculum. Very comprehensive. Vivian Baglien
t-fcs.htm Helping teachers use the internet
effectively. Each WEB site links to 16
All programs This is the website for the power point
http://office.microsoft.com/en- viewer download. You will not be able Vivian Baglien
us/orkXP/HA011362871033.aspx to make or edit a power point, but you
can view a power point if you don’t
have the program on your computer.
All Programs This is a free service to educators. I
http://moodle.org/ haven’t used it, but understand that Vivian Baglien,
Edmonds School District has adopted it. Molly Galbreath
A free, Open Source software package
designed using sound pedagogical
principles, to help educators create
effective online learning communities.
You can download and use it on any
computer you have handy (including web
hosts), yet it can scale from a single-
teacher site to a University with 200,000
All Programs http://www.edmonds.wednet.edu/tech Edmonds School District WEB site for
nology/techservices/levy_how_to/stud SWIFT –Simplified WEB interface for
enttechfiles/swift.htm teachers. Online teaching support
system. Available in many districts.
All Programs http://www.psesd.org/index.php?optio SWIFT Link on the Puget Sound Vivian Baglien
n=com_content&task=view&id=78&I Educational Service District WEB
temid=233 Page. States fees, lists example sites
and use. Service provides online
teaching support for individuals or
districts. Several area districts use this
service. It is the format that was shared
during this forum.
All Programs http://glencoefacsnews.com/spotlight/ Glencoe Publishing has a teacher
newsletter that is sent electronically Vivian Baglien
offering teaching ideas, the latest
updates on their textbooks and
supplements, plus teacher testimonials
that discuss issues we are all concerned