Resources

 

 

abcya

abcya.com

Skills practice for early learners.

Boris Library Catalog

http://www.cusd.com/library-cat/

BrainPop

https://www.brainpop.com/

A trusted learning resource supporting core and supplemental subjects, reaching millions of learners worldwide.

Username: boriselem

Password: pop1

BrainPop Jr.

https://jr.brainpop.com/

Geared toward K-3

Username: boriselem

Password: pop1

Code.org

code.org

Code.org® is a non-profit dedicated to expanding access to computer science and increasing participation by women and underrepresented minorities. Our vision is that every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science, just like biology, chemistry or algebra. Code.org organizes the annual Hour of Code campaign which has engaged 10% of all students in the world and provides the leading curriculum for K-12 computer science in the largest school districts in the United States.

Common Sense Media

commonsensemedia.org

Common Sense is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. We empower parents, teachers, and policymakers by providing unbiased information, trusted advice, and innovative tools to help them harness the power of media and technology as a positive force in all kids’ lives.

Exploratorium

https://www.exploratorium.edu/

We create tools and experiences that help you to become an active explorer: hundreds of explore-for-yourself exhibits, a website with over 35,000 pages of content, film screenings, evening art and science events for adults, plus much more. We also create professional development programs for educators, and are at the forefront of changing the way science is taught. We share our exhibits and expertise with museums worldwide.

Illuminate

cusd.illuminatehc.com/login

Nitro Type

https://www.nitrotype.com/race

A competitive typing game.

Khan Academy

https://www.khanacademy.org/

A personalized learning resource for all ages

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. We've also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content.


KidzType

kidztype.com

Fun games to practice typing.

Starfall

www.starfall.com/

Starfall has been teaching children to read with phonics for well over a decade. Our systematic approach, in conjunction with audiovisual interactivity is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, special education, homeschool, and English language development (ELD, ELL, ESL). Starfall is an educational alternative to other entertainment choices for children.

Wonder Works

https://clubs.makewonder.com/competition

Learning to code is possible for children as early as age 6. We are learning through play with our Dash and Dot robots.