Thompson Tech Tips

Connecting You

January 2015

Map Testing

Students are completing the Middle Of Year MAP tests. These computerized tests are invaluable in addressing the needs of our students!

Hour of Code

Hour of Code
At Thompson, the Hour of Code program was a resounding success and well
enjoyed by our Cougars!



As always, we are linking up valuable resources for you and your students.

Riverdeep (link below)


  • Destination Math K-8 in English and Spanish
  • Destination Reading - Primary through Intermediate in English
  • Destination Reading Primary is also available in Spanish
  • Used for tutorials and additional practice at home

Audience: K-8 students

Platform: Housed on district servers but accessed through the internet; prefers Firefox as the browser. Since this is actually housed in district issues are report through our SOS system.


All students K-8 have Riverdeep accounts, log in with assigned user name and password. Teachers may create assignments for students, or if no assignments have been created student may explore.


Remember there is no school on January 18 or 19.