Remote Learning Resources

Last Updated: August 13, 2020

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Available Systems, Vetted Free Systems & Available Options​

Paid Systems Available

We have many paid system solutions and software options available for use by staff and students for various needs.  Please use the list below to find the applicable system/software. 

Paid systems means the district purchased the system and also sets it up for teachers, whether that means rostering classes, embedding single sign on for students, etc.

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System NameAvailable ToUsed ForShort DescriptionTutorial LinkSystem Link
BrainPOP (BrainPOP Full, Jr., ELL, Espanol)
MES, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6
ELA, Reading, Math, Social Studies / History, Science, General Teaching, Remote Teaching, Interactive
BrainPOP creates animated resources that support educators and engage students - in school, at home, and on mobile devices. Our content includes movies, quizzes, games, mobile apps, activity pages, and much more covering hundreds of topics within Math, Science, Social Studies, English, Technology, Arts & Music, and Health. All content is aligned to and searchable by state standards including Common Core.
Google Classroom Originality Report (Plagiarism & Citation Checker)
All, MES, JSHS, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
ELA, Reading, Writing, General Teaching, Remote Teaching, Quiz / Test, Grading, General
When you turn on originality reports, you and your students can check work for authenticity. Originality reports use Google Search to compare a student’s work against billions of webpages and millions of books. Originality reports link to the detected webpages and flag uncited text. The reports can:
  • Help students identify unintentional plagiarism and uncited content before submitting assignments.
  • Help teachers see where students used source material and where citations are present or missing.
IXL Math
MES, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6
Math, General Teaching, Remote Teaching
Gain fluency and confidence in math! IXL helps students master essential skills at their own pace through fun and interactive questions, built in support, and motivating awards.
Jamboard
All, MES, BBC, JSHS, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
ELA, Writing, Math, Social Studies / History, Science, General Teaching, Remote Teaching, Interactive, General
Jamboard is part of GSuite / Google Apps - it is a interactive/collaborate whiteboard that acts similar to google Docs but in a whiteboard format.
Kami
All, MES, BBC, JSHS, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
ELA, Reading, Writing, Math, Social Studies / History, Science, General Teaching, Remote Teaching, Interactive, Grading
Kami enables interactive / editing ontop of PDFs and images where you normally can't use Google Docs. It allows you to upload a PDF or image and send it to students through Google Classroom or a link so they can use markup (highlight, draw, etc.), add/edit text, add/edit shapes, etc. on the PDF or image. It integrates directly with Google Classroom for you to be able to send PDFs and images setup through Kami to students which they can then turn in as assignments.
Loom
All, MES, BBC, JSHS, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
General Teaching, Remote Teaching, General
Loom can be used for screen recording, video recording, voice overlaying, and dual recording (recording your screen & your camera simultaneously). It is a great and easy to use tool to pre recording lessons, instructions and more. Use the System Link to sign up for your account, then use this link to verify your teacher account: https://useloom.typeform.com/to/nCBAAv
Microsoft Office
All
Writing, General
Microsoft Office contains Word, Powerpoint and Excel. It is available on any Windows PC/Laptop in the district.
Peardeck
All, MES, JSHS, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
General Teaching, Remote Teaching, Interactive, Quiz / Test, General
Pear Deck is an interactive presentation tool used to actively engage students in individual and social learning.
Raz-Kids
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2
ELA, Reading
With billions of leveled readers already accessed across the world, Raz-Kids is an award-winning resource that provides a library of differentiated books at 29 levels of difficulty students use to practice reading in school, at home, or on the go. Digital and mobile access means that students get the personalized reading practice they need anytime, anywhere. And with easy-to-use online controls, teachers can quickly manage and track their students' reading progress in a matter of minutes.
Seesaw LMS
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2
General Teaching, Remote Teaching, Quiz / Test, General
Seesaw is a learning management system for lower grade levels that enables direct communication with families and shows student learning progress.  Seesaw is a platform for student engagement. Teachers can empower students to create, reflect, share, and collaborate. Students “show what they know” using photos, videos, drawings, text, PDFs, and links. It’s simple to get student work in one place and share with families, and nothing is shared without teacher approval. Many remote activities are pre-built for use by classrooms: https://web.seesaw.me/curriculum-prek-2 It is also a great tool for in the classroom, see a quick overview of how it's used in classrooms by teachers:  https://youtu.be/LbADgksW2L8  
Spelling City
Grade 5
ELA, Reading, Writing
VocabularySpellingCity was initially created to save teachers time by automating spelling practice tests and to empower students to study independently through engaging game-based learning activities.

Verified Free Systems Available

Free systems that are verified can be used in your classrooms.  These cannot be set up by technology and are to be used ‘at your own risk’ in the sense that technology cannot offer support to you using it in any way. 

Please do not use any free system that has student
accounts/student access that is not on this list!

You can submit a system to be checked for policy, student privacy, and federal laws to be added to this list by submitting a helpdesk ticket

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System NameAvailable ToUsed ForShort DescriptionTutorial LinkSystem Link
Nearpod
JSHS, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
ELA, Reading, Writing, Math, Social Studies / History, Science, General Teaching, Remote Teaching, Interactive, Quiz / Test
Make every lesson interactive - Upload and make any of your favorite PowerPoints, Google Slides, and now, any video interactive. You can even upload videos directly from YouTube. Or, search our standards-aligned library of 8,500+ interactive lessons and videos across all grades and subjects. Boost student participation with collaborative activities and formative assessments like Virtual Reality, Polls, Collaborate Boards, and game-based quizzes. Get student insights in real-time and in post-session reports. Watch Nearpod's intro video here: https://vimeo.com/444560128  
Prodigy Math
MES, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6
Math, General Teaching, Remote Teaching, Interactive
Prodigy connects in-class learning to at-home math practice that kids love – making it your go-to platform for effective blended and virtual learning.
Typing Club (free)
MES, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6
Typing
Typing club is an interactive typing software.  Students can jump right into practicing typing at their own pace.  Please note the district does not have a school account; students and teachers do not have accounts however the entire system can be used for free without logging in.
Zearn (Free Version)
MES, Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5
Math
Zearn (free) can be used by teachers in class or remotely through presenting for interactive math exercises and learning.  Please note you cannot roster your students in the free version of Zearn (do not sign students up for Zearn accounts).
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