RPE Library Newsletter #1.4

Interactive Teaching Resources Edition

Scholastic TrueFLIX

  • A paid subscription (already paid for!)
  • Appropriate for grades 3 and up
  • GREAT for research
  • Provides short videos, as well as nonfiction eBooks on many Social Studies and Science topics
  • No username/ password required @ school, but students must log in at home using the following
  • username: rosaparks
  • password: remote

Scholastic ScienceFLIX

  • scienceflix.scholastic.com
  • A paid subscription (already paid for!)
  • Appropriate for grades 3 and up
  • GREAT for research
  • Provides short videos and articles on many science topics
  • No username/ password required @ school, but students must log in at home using the following
  • username: rosaparks
  • password: remote

Newsela

  • www.newsela.com
  • Appropriate for grades 3 and up
  • Current event news articles - students can access each article on 5 different Lexile levels
  • Many of the articles have comprehension quizzes
  • Students can create an account and you can "assign" them articles and quizzes

Make Beliefs Comix

Storybird

  • www.storybird.com
  • Students choose one of the images on the site and write about the picture
  • Students can read other stories that have been shared
  • Similar to story-writing prompts

StoryJumper

  • www.storyjumper.com
  • AFTER students have written a "book" - go here to publish it
  • Includes tons of animations and pictures to insert