Follett Lightbox (Demo)This is a link to the Follett Lightbox "Demo" webpage. It is a perfect example of “blended learning”. Multi-users -- an entire school can check out each library book title simultaneously. It includes: embedded video, printable pdf hand-outs, weblinks, slideshows, Google maps, maps, vocabulary and audio; a great learning tool.
Freedom FlixFreedomFlix brings history to life by capturing the dramatic and defining moments in American history! Discover a new way to explore history's most fascinating moments -- from Mesopotamia to the 21th century.
For remote access, direct your students to:
Username: mcisdflix Password: science
FreedomFlix includes numerous audio features and requires computer speakers or headsets.
Gale Group(This site made available with funding provided by Texquest and is a subscription site. Your campus passcode is learn).
Use TERC to prepare for the SAT, ACT, PSAT and all of your AP tests. TERC provides students with: • Three online, full-length practice tests that include detailed answer explanations for every question. • An online course that includes: An initial diagnostic test that reveals your unique strengths and weaknesses. • Customized lessons to provide what you need based on your diagnostic test results. • Two full-length practice tests that let you apply your test-taking skills and gauge your progress. • A test prep eBook published by Peterson. • Resources such as: Word of the Day & Quick Quizzes • Test taking strategies
Hidalgo County Library SystemAccess over 20,000 ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, comic books and digital magazines for FREE!. Click on REGISTER in the upper-right hand corner of this link to create a personal digital library account. Note: This site will return checked out materials after 14 days!
Click on RESOURCES to register for an digital library card.
Hoonuit (formerly Atomic Learning)A 24/7 online professional learning system designed to meet your needs. Login as: Username - Your active directory Password - Your district password
• Provides 24/7 access to the highest quality images suitable for all ages. • Filter your results “By Shape,” “By Collection,” and by using the newly added “ONLY CLIP ART” feature. • Create exciting and visually engaging lessons with appropriate images that are quick and easy to find for all topics. • Enable students to create high-quality projects and course work by using pictures that bring learning to life. • Confidently scale images for whiteboards to deliver high-impact lessons. • Encourages the use of citations in all aspects of student research with the help of clear copyright and source information. • Enhance all school communications, including e-mail, Web sites, blogs, social media, and printed materials.
KHAN Academy(From Math to Science, online video tutorials are made available for FREE).