Beenleigh State School

Name:Beenleigh State School

Brief Description of the Site:
Beenleigh State School is located in Queensland, Australia. The school’s Web site does provide information about the learning community, but the primary purpose is to offer students, parents, and teachers links to all sorts of content-based Internet sites.

How to use the site:
If you’ve been looking for content-specific online resources, this site is a gold mine. Begin with the Read On Literacy and Groovy Mathematics links. The literacy links take you to online stories, resources for English language learners, and writing and phonics activities, also categorized by grade levels. The mathematics links are categorized by grade level and listed in matrices that identify the skills addressed in each online activity. The Requested Sites area offers even more Internet resources, including sites created by Beenleigh students and teachers. The Professional Development section includes links to a number of resources to help teachers manage use of the Internet as an instructional tool.

Submitted by:
Susan Brooks-Young