Windows 8 Apps

April 24, 2013

Go to your building's home page > look under "Staff Links" > click on "Tech Grid", and then choose the tile that you would like to access technology integration ideas and/or resources.

Windows 8 App Additions

Answer 60 arithmetic expressions correct or wrong as fast as you could, each mistake cost you 100 points and earn you 50 points for every correct answer.

QuickMath is a simple app for improving your calculation knowledge. It presents you with a calculation od two numbers from 0 to 99 which you have to multiply. After you submit the result the app shows if your answer was correct or wrong. Perfect care for your brain cells!

An independent video player for educational videos from Khan Academy. Developed by Joel Martinez as a Coding4Fun Community Project.

Space exploration is no longer limited to the intrepid few, but is open to us all as members of a spacefaring society. Be part of exploration and discovery in these times, and personally contribute to the expansion of human knowledge for all of us now, and as a legacy for those who follow.

Join a community of worldwide explorers! NASA/JPL's Be A Martian App offers exciting ways to take part in discovery and learn about NASA's Mars missions. You can also view Mars images and videos, and read the mission news. Learn more about Be A Martian at: and visit NASA's Mars Exploration Program website:

Connect to your future with PageUp People's critically acclaimed CareerPath! Explore real world career path's based on an aggregate dataset of over 30 million data points and find your dream career!

Once you've selected your desired career path, drill down further into the requirements of each role including required skills, competencies and qualifications.

Embedded social networking allows you to connect to relevant mentors to assist you in the process, and links to currently open job opportunities in your location mean you can follow your dreams today!

Create your own Games using Physamajig!

Just sketch something out and it is translated into a realistic physics object. Add attributes such as bounciness, friction, and joints - then create your own games by adding Behaviors to the objects. Several sample games are included, and many more are available Online! Play basketball, land a ship on the moon, destroy critters with your cannon. Then go online and try creations made by other users.