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Mrs. C.'s Technology Awareness Training - LiveBinders

Symbaloo Collection of important links

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.

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

SOL Tutoring and Review Sites

SOL Practice Tests

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.picsearch.com/
http://www.pics4learning.com
http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/index.html
http://www.airtightinteractive.com/projects/simple_image_search/app/ 

Music and sounds suitable for Multimedia presentation :

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