Take care not to spend so much that you can’t change course while you take time to plan for the future. Take advantage of these opportunities to borrow materials or to send away for some free supplies outright.
This page has links to physical materials you may send away for. Free material that is available online is under the relevant page elsewhere on A to Z Home’s Cool. Use the site index or search engine above to find free internet resources.
Free Curriculum and Field Trips
AN A to Z RESOURCE
A sortable database for free curriculum and field trip ideas.
America’s Heritage: An Adventure in Liberty
A tested lesson plan resource and supplement for Kindergarten-12th grade teachers of social studies, U. S. history, U. S. government, political science, economics, geography, speech, and/or related subjects. Download segments now, or order all on a free CD or printed binder.
America: The Story of US
HISTORY is offering America The Story of US on DVD to every school in the United States. School must be an accredited public, private or home school, for grades K-12 and college. In order to receive your school’s DVD, your school principal (grades K-12) or Dean of Students (college) should fill out the request form below. HISTORY strictly limits one request per school. DVD requests must be made prior to July 1, 2010. DVD’s will be mailed around August 2010 and free shipping is included in this offer.
Building Homes of Our Own
The CD-ROM game presents a macro view of the entire home building process from site selection to final sale.
California Farm Water Coalition Educator Resources
Several free products and unit studies about the use of irrigated water on California crops.
Global Oneness Project: Living Library, Volume 1
Order the DVD, and we’ll send it to you anywhere in the world– at no cost. But we do have a couple of requests for you: Gather five or more people from your community (friends, family, co-workers) to watch these films and talk about the issues they bring up. We’ve even got a discussion guide you can download to get you started. When you’re done with the DVD, pass it on to someone who you think will do the same, sharing a little of what inspired you. Trailer.
Osher Map Library: K-12 Educational Outreach
Loaned kits are age- and subject- specific, and explore themes through the use of full-color facsimile maps from the Osher Map Library Collections, as well as overhead transparencies, handouts, audio-tapes, slides, and a slide script.
Parliament of Canada Teacher Kit
Information on the history, role and work of the Canadian parliamentary system. Some materials are bilingual.
We the People… The Citizen and the Constitution
A free civics curriculum. If you do not succeed in qualifying for it through this offer, contact your congressional representative.
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