Education Links

Hero's Journey
http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/herosjourney/heros_journey.html
The hero's journey is an ancient story pattern that you can find in texts from thousands of years ago or in newly released Hollywood blockbusters. This interactive tool will provide background on the hero's journey and give you a chance to explore several of the journey's key elements. Use the tool to record examples from a hero's journey you've read or viewed, or to plan out a hero's journey of your own.

Geography IQ

An online world atlas packed with geographic, economic, political, historical and cultural information. In addition, GeographyIQ brings together a number of other resources including maps, flags, currency conversion as well as climate and time zone information.
 

Voki

Animated Presentations
 

Popplet Mind Mapping

Visual thinking tool. 
 

Parent Portal Sign-in Page

Once you've picked up your access letter from Cindy in the front office, create your Parent account. Link your account to your student(s) and connect any time to review your students' grades and attendance. 
 

Online Textbook for 7th Grade - Modern World History

 

Zondle

Games to support learning.
 

The Grammar Connect

The Classic 5 Paragraph Essay
 A classic format for compositions is the five-paragraph essay. It is not the only format for writing an essay, of course, but it is a useful model for you to keep in mind, especially as you begin to develop your composition skills. The following material is adapted from a handout prepared by Harry Livermore for his high school English classes at Cook High School in Adel, Georgia. It is used here with his permission.
 

Edmodo

Edmodo provides teachers and students a secure place to connect and collaborate, share content and educational applications and access homework, grades, class discussions and notifications. Our goal is to help educators harness the power of social media to customize the classroom for each and every learner.
 

Love & Logic

Love and Logic provides simple and practical techniques to help parents and teachers have less stress and more fun while raising responsible kids.
 

bubbl.us (Mind Maps)

Mind Mapping fun and fabulous brainstorming tool.
 
 
 

Discovery Education

 Your login information is the same as the log in for your county email.
 

National Geographic

So many sources, learning games, video clips--check out the Panda Cam!