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School Cancelled 1/16/18

To ensure the safety of all our students and staff, we have canceled all classes and activities for Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

Check out this list on online educational resources for kids created by our friends at Austin Independent School District:

  • MyOn:
    All students and teachers have access. myON is an award-winning personalized literacy environment that incorporates: A state-of-the-art learning platform, enhanced digital reading content, the Lexile Framework, cutting-edge literacy tools, and embedded metrics to monitor activity and growth. Read any place, any time, anywhere.
  • Citizen Science:
    Get involved in doing real science by contributing to these citizen scientist projects. These are real research opportunities open to everyone.
  • Scientific American:
    Fun science activities, which parents and their kids ages 6-12 can do together with household items in just a half hour or less. Teachers might like to incorporate them, too.
  • iCivics:
    iCivics teaches students how government works by having them experience it directly. Through the games, the player steps into any role – a judge, a member of Congress, a community activist fighting for local change, even the President of the United States – and does the job they do.
  • Law-Related Education:
    Resources that help teachers inspire and engage their students in the pursuit of civics education. Videos, lessons and games.
  • Illuminations:
    Illuminations works to serve students by increasing access to quality standards-based resources for teaching and learning mathematics, including interactive tools for students and instructional support for teachers.
  • Calculation Nation:
    Calculation Nation uses the power of the web to let students challenge opponents from anywhere in the world. At the same time, students are able to challenge themselves by investigating significant mathematical content and practicing fundamental skills. The element of competition adds an extra layer of excitement.
  • Khan Academy:
    This is a free online resource that offers practice exercises, instructional videos and a personalized learning dashboard.
  • Youcubed Tasks
    This site provides engaging math tasks for students at all levels.

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