Student Resources

Mrs. C.'s Technology Awareness Training - LiveBinders

GAFE (Google Apps for Education) is now known as G-Suite

Google Classroom Help -https://support.google.com/edu/classroom/?hl=en#topic=

Getting Started with Google Docs - https://gsuite.google.com/learning-center/products/docs/get-started/

Getting Started with Google Slides - https://support.google.com/docs/answer/2763168?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en

Logging into to VBschools.net from homen - http://www.vbschools.com/students/portal.asp

Resetting passwords (music, no words) 1:15

Symbaloo Collection of important links

Symbaloo links to everything

Symbaloo links to Green Screen, iMovie and filming tutorials

Microsoft Student Advantage Program information

All VBCPS students can download a free version of Office 365 at home. Student ID and network password are required. Please get this information from your student; the school can not give it out.

http://www.vbschools.com/students/advantage/index.asp

Online Textbooks and resources (auto login) for Achieve3000, TeezBiz, eScience, plus many more

Log in through Clever - https://www.clever.com/in/vbcps

SOL Tutoring and Review sites

Khan Academy - http://www.khanacademy.org/login

LMS - Currirulum Links to all subjects! - http://www.landstownms.vbschools.com/pages/secondary/curriculum-links/

SOL Practice Tests

Previously released tests can be found at:
http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/released_tests/index.shtml

Online practice tests - http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/practice_items/testnav8.shtml

The following site has practice math and science SOL tests: Jefferson Lab - http://education.jlab.org/solquiz/index.html

Science Sites

EIA Energy Kids Page - http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/

Another Fantastic Web Site to Review SOLs - SOL Pass
Go to: http://www.solpass.org/
Select Kempsville Middle School from drop down menu
password = kms
Select Middle School, then subject

Science Study Guides - Fast Facts
6th grade essential facts
6th grade Science Facts
7th grade essential facts
Science Fast Facts
Grade 7 Science Fast Facts
Geology Notes
8th grade essential facts
Grade 8 Science Facts
Earth Science Facts

To learn the States

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games.htm
Click on a level under "U.S.A. States"

http://funbrain.com/cgi-bin/getskill.cgi
Type in States in the keyword box, click go
Beginners - click on "States-Multiple Choice"
Advanced click on "States-Open Ended"

http://www.lizardpoint.com/fun/geoquiz/usaquiz.html
Play - "The USA Quiz"

Another Fantastic Web Site to Review SOLs - SOL Pass
Go to: http://www.solpass.org/
Select Kempsville Middle School from drop down menu
password = kms

Click on: Middle School
Click on: US History 1877 to the Present
Click on SOL number (Example: USII.3) to get an illustrated study guide.
OR
Click on “View Activities” for review games

PortaPortal - Open SOL Review Sites folder
http://guest.portaportal.com/kmsteacher

How to correctly save and insert images from the web.

Insert pictures into your projects the correct way!

  • Right click on the picture you want to use
  • Scroll to "save picture as"
  • Place it on the desktop
  • In your project go to the menu bar > insert> picture>from file. 
  • Navigate to the desktop to find the picture and insert it
  • Remember to cite your source - just because it is on the internet does not mean you can just use it - you must cite the URL of where you found the picture!

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
http://www.search-engine-index.co.uk/Images_Search/
http://www.picsearch.com/
http://www.pics4learning.com
http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/index.html
http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/k5/clipart.htm
http://www.airtightinteractive.com/projects/simple_image_search/app/
http://gimp-savvy.com/PHOTO-ARCHIVE/

Music and sounds suitable for Multimedia presentation :

http://www.soundzabound.com - Ask your teacher for login and password