Student Resources

The websites listed below were carefully selected and are intended for student use. However, with the rapidly changing nature of web sites and the World Wide Web, including the multitude of links located on each site, there is always the possibility that a student can access inappropriate material. For this reason, we stress the need for guidance regarding the use of the Internet.

Castle Learning Online Grades k-12

Castle Learning, is a web-based student NYS assessment review product for students in grades 3-12. This software provides practice with field-tested questions. Instant feedback and progress reports pinpoint a student's strengths and weaknesses. Castle Learning is easily accessible from school, library - even at home - wherever an Internet-connected student is!  If you do not have a Castle Learning account ask your teacher or contact the Department of Instructional Technology.

Three Village Information Center Resources - The Virtual Reference Collection

Elementary Schools
Junior High Schools
High School

Connect  LIVE with an Online Librarian


How to Search Destiny without a user name


Safe School Helpline - 1-800-418-6428, ext. 359
Help keep our schools safe - Anonymous reporting of threats of violence, suicide and illegal activity that could harm students.

Using Video in Teaching and Learning

Teachers can sign up and register with these sites in order to save or bookmark your “favorite” videos and create student assignments!

 

Kahn Academy – thousands of “How To” topics  http://www.khanacademy.org

Neo K-12 -  http://www.neok12.com

Free Education Videos and Resources http://www.free.ed.gov/index.cfm

Watch, Know, Learn - http://watchknowlearn.org/default.aspx

Discovery Education - http://www.discoveryeducation.com
           
(see your Library Information Specialist for log in information)

YouTube Education – Provides a “cleaner” search and less advertising http://www.youtube.com/education

HippoCampus - Learning with Digital Media - http://www.hippocampus.org

Regents Exam Test PrepOswego City School District

 Algebra

Geometry

Global History

U.S. History

Earth Science

Living Environment

Chemistry

Physics

English Exam Outline

Study Strategies

Reference Libraries

Old Regents Exams

State Assessment  New York State Department of Education Regents exam site.  This site also provides information and samples for student assessment at all grade levels.

Suffolk Web - "Live-brary"

High School HUB
A free online interactive learning center for high school students

BJ Pinchbeck Homework Helper
Over 570 links to educational sites in all subjects

Career Resources

Internet Safety  Staying Safe on the Internet
http://www.kidscomjr.com/games/safety/safety.html


Other Web Sites

Time Magazine for Kids
Science News for Kids
Washington Post for Kids
I Was Wondering..  Ask It.org
Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site


EveryDay Math- The math program used in classrooms K-6 grades.