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2735 NE 82nd | Portland, OR 97220
Phone: (503) 916-5220 | Fax: (503) 916-2702

Teacher Resources

     

Numerical Grading Comments   

                                

   

The Digital Vaults

is an online interactive exhibit                     

for the National Archives Experience that

was launched in February, 2008. This site

uses visual records such as documents,

photographs, and popular media, and to

illustrates how these materials can come

together in unexpected ways to tell a story

of our America history.

The Library of Congress

is the nation's oldest Federal cultural institution

and serves as the research arm of Congress.

It is also the largest library in the world, with

millions of books, recordings, photographs,

maps, and manuscripts in its collections.

The Library's mission is to make its resources

available and useful to the Congress and

the American peopleand to sustain and

preserve a universal collection of knowledge

and creativity for future generations.

 

 

 

Hotmath 

 

was created by teachers and professors

who believe that immediate help with

assigned homework improves math learning.

They know that math is a gateway subject

for success in schools and careers. Their

mission is to help every student succeed

in math.  The website provides instant

explanations for odd-numbered homework

problems for over 300 math textbooks.

SmartFinder Express

supports teachers incontinous improvement

of their knowledge and skills.  Lexile's goal is

to provide a rigorous curriculum equitably

across the district.  All students should have

equal opportunity to have the same level

of learning, and all teachers should have

the tolls they need to help our

students achieve their learning goals.

 

The Oregonian in Education

 

invites educators in Clackamas,

Multnomah and Washington counties

to participate in its Newspapers in Education

program.  Every day we’ll send participating

teachers a free electronic replica of

that day’s issue of the Oregonian.

Standards by Design

 

allows teachers to generate printable PDF

documents or spreadsheets to create a

customized version of the standards you

select.  Download, print and/or export any

combination of subjects and grades to create

your personalized copy of the standards.

 

    

College Preparatory Mathematics (CPM) 

is a middle grade and secondary mathematics

program that integrates basis skills and

topics with conceptual understanding

and problem solving strategies to

achieve a complete and balanced

mathematics curriculum.

The Curriculum Department

supports teachers incontinuous improvement

of their knowledge and skills.  Our goal is

to provide a rigorous curriculum equitably

across the district.  All students should have

equal opportunity to have the same level

of learning, and all teachers should

have the tolls they need to help our

students achieve their learning goals.

 

Discovery Education 

 

streaming is an online video-on-demand

teaching service that is correlated to state K-12

curriculum standards and features up to 7,700 full

length videos and 77, 000 video clips, as well as,

images, audio files, lesson plans, a quiz builder,

assignment builder, writing prompts, and online

self-paced professional development.  Discovery

Education streaming is used by approximately

one million U.S. teachers.

 

Toward the center of the page is a place

for new users to enter a passcode.

 

Madison's passcode is F045-5E0B

 

 

NGA Kids 

 

is an interactive cultural and art experience

providedthrough the National Gallery of

Art's kids site. Just click on The Art Zone

and check out Photo Op for fun with photos

and other ideas for exploring different

areas of the museum. Get your students

working with the online mobile, testing the

collage machine, mixing and using millions

of colors with the SwatchBox, experimenting

with 3-D Twilling, painting designs on virtual

 walls, and exploring still life painting.

Don't miss zooming in on the paintings

 

NAVIANCE 

believes that every student has the potential for

academic and post-secondary success and

that every student deserves an individualized

success plan that connects their learning to

meaningful personal goals.  Naviance

Succeed is a suite of products and services

that helps K-12 schools and districts implement

this vision.

 

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SmartFind Express

 

easy-to-use software automates substitute

management, increases fills rates with qualified

subs, expands the substitute pool and enhances

asbsenteeism reduction strategies.