Creating student accounts:

How to create student accounts

Citation of Sources:

"Student ABC provides free bibliography tools and citation reference."

Citation Machine
Citation Biography Builder

Clip Art and Word Art:

Create clip art and word art for your wiki - Courtesy of


Classroom Copyright Chart - print one out for you and one to post in your classroom. Great reference that is clear and easy to understand. A must for all teachers!!!

Student Forms:
Student Consent Form (all languages)- Distribute this form to all students at the beginning of the school year. Parental permission is required prior to posting student photos on the web.

DOE WWW Parental Consent Form - Distribute this form to students prior to posting student work online. Keep on file.

Web Sites you may want to use with your students:

Web sites

New York City Government Archives
Historical records of New York
The Library of Congress

U.S. Historical City Maps

New York State Historical Maps

New York City Subway Historical Maps

U.S. Census Bureau

New York Historical Society

First Gov for Kids
The U.S. government official Kids' Portal. It provides links to Federal kids' sites along with some of the best kids' sites from other organizations all grouped by subject and grade level.
Online Encyclopedia that is a wiki! Great images that can be used for projects as most images are in the public domain and copyright friendly.

Web Sites (Neighborhood Specific)

Neighborhoods and Local Communities in Queens

Queens Tribune

Webpage on Astoria