Resources

English

  • 6th Grade English A great website for reading and writing. It contains many games, quizzes, and links to other useful websites.
  • Discovery Learning (United Streaming) United Streaming is a subscription based site which offers video, audio, images, writing prompts, speeches, quizes and a wealth of other educational resources for students and teachers. Information can be downloaded and used free for educational purposes
  • My Schoolhouse Online Lessons and worksheets for students in SOL content areas. Primarily for 6th grade.
  • On-Line Practice Reading Tests This website contains online reading practice tests for grades 1 through 8.
  • PortaPortal Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets teachers store links to curriculum relevant websites online. Students will need a login for each teacher page to access their links.
  • Quia Quia helps students learn more by bringing the resources of hundreds of thousands of educators together in one place. Teachers can create, customize and share learning activities with students online. Students will need to be given teacher access codes
  • Read, Write, Think This website provides interactive reading and writing resources for teachers, students, and parents. Many of the interactive tools are printable and can be transformed into foldables.
  • SOL Pass A painless way for kids to master the facts and concepts for the Virginia Standards of Learning Tests. Success on the Virginia SOL tests results from preparation and practice!
  • Study Island This web site provides free online tutorials and games based on Math, Science, Reading and Social Studies SOL objectives. Study Island is a web-based program to help prepare students for the state standardized tests.
  • Thinkfinity (Marco Polo) Thinkfinity provides the highest quality educational resources to teachers and students. Developed by world-renowned organizations who are experts in their fields, these standards-based resources include lessons plans, student materials, reviewed Web reso
  • Vocabulary This website is designed for teachers, students, and parents to help with vocabulary. It contains great puzzles, worksheets, and games.
  • Wake Up Writing This website is a great way to start the day with a brief writing prompt.
  • Web English Teacher This fun website adds a little bit of spice to English classes.
  • Woodland’s Literacy Zone This website has fun games for spelling, grammar, punctuation, and writing.

World Languages

  • Discovery Learning (United Streaming) United Streaming is a subscription based site which offers video, audio, images, writing prompts, speeches, quizes and a wealth of other educational resources for students and teachers. Information can be downloaded and used free for educational purposes
  • Language Learning Library This web site is a language learning portal that offers useful language learning related resources.
  • Oxford Online Language Dictionaries This innovative web site offers essential language resources online: fully searchable, completely comprehensive bilingual dictionaries, and unique study materials that provide extra help with learning.
  • PortaPortal Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets teachers store links to curriculum relevant websites online. Students will need a login for each teacher page to access their links.
  • Quia Quia helps students learn more by bringing the resources of hundreds of thousands of educators together in one place. Teachers can create, customize and share learning activities with students online. Students will need to be given teacher access codes
  • Study Stack This web site helps students memorize information about various subjects. Students can use this web site for review. The web site contains flashcards, matching games, word search puzzles, and hangman games.
  • Thinkfinity (Marco Polo) Thinkfinity provides the highest quality educational resources to teachers and students. Developed by world-renowned organizations who are experts in their fields, these standards-based resources include lessons plans, student materials, reviewed Web reso
  • Word Reference This web site provides free online bilingual dictionaries. Language pairs included are: English-Spanish, English-French, English-Italian, Spanish-French, and Spanish-Portuguese.

General

  • America’s Promise Building on the legacy of General Colin Powell, we are the leader in forging a strong and effective partnership alliance committed to seeing that children experience the fundamental resources they need to succeed.
  • Awesome Library for Teens Awesome Library organizes the Web with 35,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education.
  • Discovery Learning (United Streaming) United Streaming is a subscription based site which offers video, audio, images, writing prompts, speeches, quizes and a wealth of other educational resources for students and teachers. Information can be downloaded and used free for educational purposes
  • Information Please Kids’ Almanac Ideal reference site for kids ages 8-14 that provides entertainment and educational resources. It combines the contents of an encyclopedia, a dictionary, an atlas, and several almanacs loaded with statistics, facts, and historical records.
  • My Schoolhouse Online Lessons and worksheets for students in SOL content areas. Primarily for 6th grade.
  • PortaPortal Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets teachers store links to curriculum relevant websites online. Students will need a login for each teacher page to access their links.
  • Quia Quia helps students learn more by bringing the resources of hundreds of thousands of educators together in one place. Teachers can create, customize and share learning activities with students online. Students will need to be given teacher access codes
  • SOL Pass A painless way for kids to master the facts and concepts for the Virginia Standards of Learning Tests. Success on the Virginia SOL tests results from preparation and practice!
  • Study Island This web site provides free online tutorials and games based on Math, Science, Reading and Social Studies SOL objectives. Study Island is a web-based program to help prepare students for the state standardized tests.
  • Tammy’s Technology Tips for Teachers This website offers weekly updates of new ideas, tips, lessons and more for technology integration in the classroom. GREAT ideas!!
  • Thinkfinity (Marco Polo) Thinkfinity provides the highest quality educational resources to teachers and students. Developed by world-renowned organizations who are experts in their fields, these standards-based resources include lessons plans, student materials, reviewed Web reso

Guidance

  • America’s Promise Building on the legacy of General Colin Powell, we are the leader in forging a strong and effective partnership alliance committed to seeing that children experience the fundamental resources they need to succeed.
  • Awesome Library for Teens Awesome Library organizes the Web with 35,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education.
  • Information Please Kids’ Almanac Ideal reference site for kids ages 8-14 that provides entertainment and educational resources. It combines the contents of an encyclopedia, a dictionary, an atlas, and several almanacs loaded with statistics, facts, and historical records.
  • Middle Web: Exploring Middle School Reform MiddleWeb provides a wealth of resources for schools, districts, educators, parents, and public school advocates working to raise achievement for all students in the middle grades.

Library Media Center

  • Discovery Learning (United Streaming) United Streaming is a subscription based site which offers video, audio, images, writing prompts, speeches, quizes and a wealth of other educational resources for students and teachers. Information can be downloaded and used free for educational purposes
  • eLibrary These are general interest databases that integrate a variety of sources – newspapers, books, magazines, maps, pictures, as well as other sources. One may find articles on famous people, current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the
  • Gale Databases These are general interest databases that integrate a variety of sources – newspapers, books, magazines, maps, pictures, as well as other sources. One may find articles on famous people, current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the
  • PortaPortal Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets teachers store links to curriculum relevant websites online. Students will need a login for each teacher page to access their links.
  • Sirs Discover on the Web
  • Sirs Knowledge Source Quick Search
  • Thinkfinity (Marco Polo) Thinkfinity provides the highest quality educational resources to teachers and students. Developed by world-renowned organizations who are experts in their fields, these standards-based resources include lessons plans, student materials, reviewed Web reso

Math

  • AAA Math AAA Math provides free, online, interactive exercises and problems for grades K-8 mathematics. It contains a series of basic math lessons which allow students to work independently and at their own pace.
  • Arcademic Skill Builders Website with goal specific math games for students to reinforce skills.
  • Ask Dr. Math Students in elementary, middle and high school can write to Dr. Math to get help with math problems or seek enrichment. Questioners receive email answers from math.
  • Discovery Learning (United Streaming) United Streaming is a subscription based site which offers video, audio, images, writing prompts, speeches, quizes and a wealth of other educational resources for students and teachers. Information can be downloaded and used free for educational purposes
  • Math is Fun The idea behind the site is to offer mathematics as well as some fun bits, and to combine the two wherever possible. MathsIsFun.com is developed and maintained by Rod Pierce, who loves mathematics and fun. The main content of the site is aimed at basic
  • Math Playground Action packed math site for elementary and middle school students featuring math games, math word problems, math worksheets, logic puzzles, and math videos.
  • My Schoolhouse Online Lessons and worksheets for students in SOL content areas. Primarily for 6th grade.
  • National Library for Virtual Mathemathics NLVM is a library of uniquely interactive, web-based virtual manipulatives or concept tutorials, mostly in the form of Java applets, for mathematics instruction (K-12 emphasis).
  • PortaPortal Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets teachers store links to curriculum relevant websites online. Students will need a login for each teacher page to access their links.
  • Quia Quia helps students learn more by bringing the resources of hundreds of thousands of educators together in one place. Teachers can create, customize and share learning activities with students online. Students will need to be given teacher access codes
  • SOL Pass A painless way for kids to master the facts and concepts for the Virginia Standards of Learning Tests. Success on the Virginia SOL tests results from preparation and practice!
  • Study Island This web site provides free online tutorials and games based on Math, Science, Reading and Social Studies SOL objectives. Study Island is a web-based program to help prepare students for the state standardized tests.
  • Thinkfinity (Marco Polo) Thinkfinity provides the highest quality educational resources to teachers and students. Developed by world-renowned organizations who are experts in their fields, these standards-based resources include lessons plans, student materials, reviewed Web reso

PE Department

  • Discovery Learning (United Streaming) United Streaming is a subscription based site which offers video, audio, images, writing prompts, speeches, quizes and a wealth of other educational resources for students and teachers. Information can be downloaded and used free for educational purposes
  • My Plate - Nutrition This web site is a health-related website focusing on recent nutrition standards.
  • NIDA This web site provides information relating to health topics ranging from drugs to nutrition.
  • PE Central This web site helps students and teachers learn games and other movement activities. PE Central offers teachers lesson plans, “innovative” games, and types of equipment need for those activities. Students can use the website to help learn the rules of g
  • PortaPortal Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets teachers store links to curriculum relevant websites online. Students will need a login for each teacher page to access their links.
  • Quia Quia helps students learn more by bringing the resources of hundreds of thousands of educators together in one place. Teachers can create, customize and share learning activities with students online. Students will need to be given teacher access codes
  • Thinkfinity (Marco Polo) Thinkfinity provides the highest quality educational resources to teachers and students. Developed by world-renowned organizations who are experts in their fields, these standards-based resources include lessons plans, student materials, reviewed Web reso

Science

  • Discovery Learning (United Streaming) United Streaming is a subscription based site which offers video, audio, images, writing prompts, speeches, quizes and a wealth of other educational resources for students and teachers. Information can be downloaded and used free for educational purposes
  • My Schoolhouse Online Lessons and worksheets for students in SOL content areas. Primarily for 6th grade.
  • PortaPortal Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets teachers store links to curriculum relevant websites online. Students will need a login for each teacher page to access their links.
  • Quia Quia helps students learn more by bringing the resources of hundreds of thousands of educators together in one place. Teachers can create, customize and share learning activities with students online. Students will need to be given teacher access codes
  • SOL Pass A painless way for kids to master the facts and concepts for the Virginia Standards of Learning Tests. Success on the Virginia SOL tests results from preparation and practice!
  • Study Island This web site provides free online tutorials and games based on Math, Science, Reading and Social Studies SOL objectives. Study Island is a web-based program to help prepare students for the state standardized tests.
  • The Student Conservation Connection Official website of the marine and herptetology components of the Earthzone at Dunbar. Displays information about our centers, animals and the students involved in work with our animals.
  • Thinkfinity (Marco Polo) Thinkfinity provides the highest quality educational resources to teachers and students. Developed by world-renowned organizations who are experts in their fields, these standards-based resources include lessons plans, student materials, reviewed Web reso

Social Studies

  • Discovery Learning (United Streaming) United Streaming is a subscription based site which offers video, audio, images, writing prompts, speeches, quizes and a wealth of other educational resources for students and teachers. Information can be downloaded and used free for educational purposes
  • iCue At icue students can view video clips from the archives of NBC News, play games, and discuss important topics.
  • My Schoolhouse Online Lessons and worksheets for students in SOL content areas. Primarily for 6th grade.
  • PortaPortal Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets teachers store links to curriculum relevant websites online. Students will need a login for each teacher page to access their links.
  • Quia Quia helps students learn more by bringing the resources of hundreds of thousands of educators together in one place. Teachers can create, customize and share learning activities with students online. Students will need to be given teacher access codes
  • SOL Pass A painless way for kids to master the facts and concepts for the Virginia Standards of Learning Tests. Success on the Virginia SOL tests results from preparation and practice!
  • Study Island This web site provides free online tutorials and games based on Math, Science, Reading and Social Studies SOL objectives. Study Island is a web-based program to help prepare students for the state standardized tests.
  • Thinkfinity (Marco Polo) Thinkfinity provides the highest quality educational resources to teachers and students. Developed by world-renowned organizations who are experts in their fields, these standards-based resources include lessons plans, student materials, reviewed Web reso
  • Virginia Social Studies SOL Here students and parents can learn about the Virginia SOLs in social studies.
  • Westward Expansion Here students can find information about westward expansion.