Learnzillion.com offers teachers a wide variety of opportunities! With Learnzillion, you can "plan Common Core lessons; assign lessons and quizzes; assign your students a playlist of video lessons and a mastery quiz, then track their progress against the Common Core State Standards; use the Common Core Navigator to get a birds eye view of what your students need to know and be able to do; use the coach's commentary video to get insights on how to teach each Common Core State Standard; and engage parents [by helping them] get up-to-speed on what their student is learning each week or month." Learnzillion even provides a parent letter!
Upon logging in (which you can do via your Google Account or by creating an account with your @evsc.k12.in.us address), you are taken directly to your dashboard, which gives you notifications and allows you to begin assigning work.
If you click the "Explore Lessons" tab, you are given the option to choose between math and ELA from grades 3-8 and even select a specific Common Core standard. From the "Common Core" tab, you can select a subject, a grade level, and see the numerous lessons Learnzillion has on offer! You can sign your classes up and assign work, quizzes, and lessons from the dashboard.
Here is a sample lesson:
As you can see, there are several options available and already prepared. Learnzillion.com has approximately 2000 lessons at this time. The site is working on the option to allow teachers to post their own lessons and videos at this time, as well as offering feedback for current lessons.
More information about Learnzillion can be found here, with many other FAQs available depending on what you need here.
Challenge: In what ways could you foresee using Learnzillion.com in your classroom? Could it be more than an introductory or "hook" piece for a lesson?