Microsoft Education website has several free lesson plans, resources, and guides for teachers. Resources on the site include free software and applications, and templates.
The lesson plans can be used to teach specific content-related concepts as well as introducing or practicing using different Microsoft software programs. Users can search for lesson plans and how-to articles by title, software program/ Microsoft product, and/or grade level. Users can also browse the lesson plans and how-to articles by subject area. Lesson plan ideas and how-to documents include using Microsoft Excel to create a timeline, creating a class newsletter with Microsoft Publisher, and telling a story using Windows Live Movie Maker.