Special Services Student Resource Page
BrainPOP is a group of educational websites with over 1,000 short animated movies for students in grades K-12 (ages 6 to 17), together with quizzes and related materials, covering the subjects of science, social studies, English, math, engineering and technology, health, and arts and music.
Castle Learning is a comprehensive instructional support platform for in class, homework, review, and assessment available both online and offline. The materials and activities span the core content areas.
Code.org is an online resource that offers focused and engaging activities in computer science and programming that allow students to work at their own pace and stay challenged.
Cool Math Games offers online math games organized by grade level and focused on thinking, strategy and logic.
Discovery Education offers standards-based digital curriculum resources for K–12 classrooms, provides access to digital textbooks and interactive, multimedia content in all content areas.
Gizmos are interactive digital math and science simulations intended for students in grades 3-12. Over 400 Gizmos aligned to the latest standards help educators bring powerful new learning experiences to the classroom.
Google Classroom enables teachers to connect with students by sharing assignments, boosting collaboration, and fostering communication within a digital platform. Educators can create classes, distribute assignments, and send feedback. Classroom also seamlessly integrates with other Google tools like Google Docs and Drive.
GradPoint is a Credit Acquisition/Recovery Program that provides approved students with an alternative method for completing courses required for graduation. This program combines online coursework and teacher directed instruction.
iReady is an interactive online learning environment designed to assess students and provide individualized instruction for reading and mathematics based on each one's unique needs.
Kahn Academy is a library of standards-aligned practice and lessons that covers math K-12, reading and grammar.
Kahoot is a student-response tool for administering quizzes, facilitating discussions, or collecting survey data. It is a game-based classroom response system played by the whole class in real time.
Mystery Science is an online resource for science lessons and activities aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards. Each Mystery focuses on a topic, performance expectations, science and engineering practices, disciplinary core ideas, and crosscutting concepts.
National Geographic Kids is a platform for students to explore their interests and learn about new animals, watch the science and geography series, and explore the interactive world map. The Homework Help section can provide additional information for light research papers or projects.
Nearpod is an instructional platform that merges formative assessment and dynamic media for collaborative learning experiences.
News2You (N2Y) is an online weekly newspaper, designed for students with varying reading levels and comprehension skills. Articles are differentiated to four levels and accessible digitally.
Newsela is a database of current events articles for classroom use. Articles are both student-friendly and can be accessed in different formats by reading level.
PebbleGo is curricular content hub specifically designed for early learners. It offers informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy supports for students of all abilities in core subject areas.
PBS KIDS is intended for preschool and kindergarten children and offers shows, games and activities that are developmentally appropriate, and intended as learning tools.
Raz-Kids offers an online library of leveled books with tools to monitor students’ progress and improve their literacy skills. Students use this resource for independent reading practice and accompanying assessment.
Reading A-Z is an online repository that includes leveled readers and resources, reading lessons, decodable books, reader's theater scripts, reading worksheets and assessments that teachers can utilize with students to individualize their reading instruction and practice.
Read 180 is a blended learning intervention program building reading comprehension, academic vocabulary, and writing skills.
ReadWorks offers activities to help students develop background knowledge and academic vocabulary across subjects to support reading comprehension.
ReadWriteThink is an online resource that contains lessons, interactive activities, printables, and an app to help students improve their reading and writing skills.
Scratch is a programming language and an online community where children can program and share interactive media such as stories, games, and animation with people from all over the world. As children create with Scratch, they learn to think creatively, work collaboratively, and reason systematically.
Starfall is a website where early learners can explore letters and sounds, word recognition, reading comprehension and fluency. There are also activities available for mathematics and music.
Writable is an online resource of writing assignments and prompts that are aligned with standards. This tool enables teachers to guide the writing process virtually and provide students with skill support and feedback.