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Pershing Middle School

A Fine Arts Magnet School

Online Resources for Students

MyOn  Myon is an online enhanced library. They offer a variety of titles, including graphic novels which are very popular. Students get better at reading if they read. And they will read if they can have choice and if they can pick the books that they like. Students can pick any they want and the books will be on the students reading level. After reading the student then rates the book. Student earn badges for reading, rating, and taking quizzes on the books they read. You can access Myon from home at http://myon.com
Istation is also available for all K-8 Students at home! Download the program at http://www.istation.com/
. Ask your student's reading teacher for their username and password. If you have trouble running the program, make sure the domain is set to pershing.houston.tx

 Learning.com Learning.com is helping students excel in a digital world.
NEWSLEA To use NEWSELA, the parent will need to create an account and add the child as a student OR the student can use their class account. This is a great resource for non-fiction reading. There are daily articles from 40-plus news publications—from Associated Press to Washington Post. They are rewritten at five different reading levels. Multiple-choice questions also accompany each leveled article.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Opposing Viewpoints In Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, Its informed, differing views present each side of an issue and help students develop information literacy, critical thinking skills, and the confidence to draw their own valid conclusions.

Student Resources in Context

This unique database provides stellar support for papers, projects, and presentations. It includes full-text newspapers and periodicals as well as hundreds of thousands of images, videos and audio selections.

Khan Academy

Homework help with math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more.

Science Online (Facts On File)

Science, math, and technology information articles, images, diagrams, videos, current events, experiments, biographies, and more. Hear text read aloud.

PBS Learning Media

Lessons complete with free media spanning multiple subjects for preschool through 12th grade.

Improve typing skills and prepare for testing.
Last Modified on April 5, 2017
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