Study Island offers rigorous content built from the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) to prepare for the STAAR.
Study Island supports the learning process in a personalized, collaborative environment, and builds off of your students’ enthusiasm for technology with engaging, interactive lessons and activities. Students can work through the web-based program at their own pace, or teachers can guide students through the program. And with dynamic content, students don’t memorize the answers, they learn the topics.
BrainPOP creates animated, curriculum-based content that supports educators and engages students - in school, at home, and on mobile devices. Our resources include movies, quizzes, games, mobile apps, experiments, 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.
BrainPOP Jr. provides curriculum-based content geared specifically for K-3 students. The site offers a growing library of movies and interactive features across six subjects: science, health, writing, reading, social studies, and math. Our engaging resources support educators and meet students' different learning styles and abilities. Our content includes short animated movies, leveled quizzes, activities, recommended grade-appropriate reading, writing and discussion prompts, and more. All content is aligned to and searchable by state standards.
Literacy Center Education Network has created printable activities to help parents teach home language basics to their children before Kindergarten. If parents take a bit of time each day to teach letters, numbers, colors, shapes and a few frequently used words, before sending your children off to school, you can make the job of mapping English to your home language much easier.