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Discover the Library! Tours of the Children's Library and Club Central (teen area) are offered at the Orlando Public Library.
Take a look at what we can do for you – at the Library or at your school. All services listed are free of charge.
From tiny tales to urban legends, the tales spun by our storytellers engage listeners of all ages.
A step-by-step guide to help prepare for kindergarten. Each competency area has activities to help develop the skill set.
Find fiction and non-fiction titles for each grade level and by theme. Use this tool to find historical fiction or picture books related to a lesson.
Review lesson plans for a wide-range of grades. They incorporate many of our most popular databases like Biographies in Context and Kids Infobits K-5. Promote research amongst your students with these free downloads.
Find curriculum based book lists organized by grade and subject. Limit your search to fiction or nonfiction and find books to compliment your lessons.
Browse science experiments arranged by subject. You can sort them by grade range and also by time to conduct the experiment.
Riff through simple and fun activities for kids to explore the world and a variety of science concepts.
Enter the search term "teacher" in the Search Job Profiles box to view a listing of profiles for elementary, middle, and high school teachers. Profiles include salary, environment, requirements, and outlook.
Review the job outlook, required training and qualifications, earning projections, and professions related to teaching.
Post your resume, find employment or educator preparation programs, professional development, and FAQs about teaching in Florida.
This selection of books will help in brainstorming ideas for creating a productive classroom.
Teachers looking for audio visual materials to support their curricula can browse these popular series of non-fiction DVDs and streaming videos for youth.
- Animated Hero Classics »
- Discovery Education »
- Discovery School Science »
- Eyewitness DVD Series »
- Math for Children »
- My Community »
- Reading Videos »
- Rock N' Learn Inc. »
- Tall Tales »
Whether you are looking for inspirational stories about first year teachers or the best practices used by veteran teachers, discover new techniques to bring out the best in your students.
Information about voluntary pre-Kindergarten program, approved providers of the program, and professional development workshops are also provided by the ELCOC.
The University of South Florida produces this resource of clip-art, lesson plans, teaching guides, Florida maps, and tech help.
Get all kinds of information, everything from preparing for kindergarten to planning for college, school grades, teacher certification, services for individuals with disabilities, and toll-free hotlines for state programs.
Connect to the media center of any Orange County Public School, browse the county-wide Destiny catalog, access each school's databases and Accelerated Reader lists.
Smart and creative practices for teachers working with a digital generation.
A collection of animations, primary documents, photographs, and videos from federal agencies like national museums, institutes, and departments.
Search lesson plans and worksheets to use with students ages preschool through adult.