Lesson Plans


Finding Lesson Plans in Library Databases

The databases available through LVCCLD are not only a handy way to have  information from thousands of books, magazines, and newspapers at your fingertips 24/7; many also have lesson plans provided!

Take a look at the wide assortment of lesson plans that use online databases and vetted websites! For more lesson plans visit the Teacher’s Toolbox.

All Grades

American Indian History Online ( click Learning Centers)
Biography in Context (click  Resources look for Teachers – Lesson Plans)
CultureGrams (Click Teaching Activities (PDF) at the bottom of the page); also see their Teachers Page for additional lesson plans, handouts and training videos.
Science Online has experiments for most areas of science (click Experiments)
SIRS Knowledge Source (click Educators’ Resources at top of page)
Student Resources in Context (click on Resources look for Teachers – Lesson Plans)
WorldBook Student (Educator Tools)


Grades K-5

Kids Infobits doesn’t have full lesson plans, but how to research and write a paper (click Teacher Toolbox)
Kids WorldBook Online a large list of activities in a variety of subject areas - Think It, Be It, Make It and Teach It – the last one is tied to Nevada State Teaching Standards.

Science in Context (Includes Science Weekly – entire magazine at your figure tips packed with teaching ideas;  or click on Resources look for Teachers – Lesson Plans)

WorldBook Kids (activities)
WorldBook Kids (Lesson Plans)

eBooks Online
Fast Ideas For Busy Teachers: Math Grade 1
Fast Ideas For Busy Teachers: Math Grade 2
Fast Ideas For Busy Teachers: Math Grade 3
Fast Ideas for Busy Teachers: Language  Arts 1
Fast Ideas for Busy Teachers: Language  Arts 2
Fast Ideas for Busy Teachers: Language  Arts 3


Boys and Girls Learn Differently
A guide for Teachers and Parents by Michael Gurian


Grades 6-12

ABC-Clio Databases – lesson plans and how to use the databases selected by the State of Nevada. Also, there are excellent ‘wizards‘ to help students develop writing skills as well.

American Revolution Digital Archive (click About)

Civil War Digital Archive (click About)

Discovery Guides by ProQuest -Discovery Guides brief you in the basics of a subject and offer recent insights, while providing the technological tools to enhance your understanding. Each Discovery Guide has an overview, links to key articles and images and current news summaries.

Slavery in America Digital Archive (click About)

Historical Newspapers by ProQuest – lesson plans, handouts and guides are available at ProQuest’s Historical Newspapers site.

World History in Context(click Resources and look under Teachers for Lesson Plans)

U.S.History in Context (click Resources and look under Teachers for Lesson Plans)

Junior Reference Collection (click Curriculum Standards – links articles to a variety of standards including Nevada)

Nevada Career and information System -Practical Learning Activites available in all subject areas.

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center (click Curriculum Standards – links articles to a variety of standards including Nevada). Also view the guided tour under How-To-Videos. Search Tip Handout

Science in Context (Includes The Science Teacher- entire magazine at your figure tips packed with teaching ideas;  or click Resources and look under Teachers for Lesson Plans; click Curriculum Standards for articles linked to curriculum standards including Nevada)

SIRS Knowledge Resource - lesson plans, handouts and videos for using this database.

WorldBook PathFinders are lesson plans focusing on a topic. Use the ones created by WorldBook staff or other teachers or make your own.  The title list is categorized by topic. New pathfinders are added regularly; check back for updates.


Please note to access the databases you will need to have a LVCCLD library card or you can come to any branch of LVCCLD and access them through the library’s computers.

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