Links for Students:
I am Available from 9:00 am to 10:00 am and 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm per phone and email
firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: Google Voice 352-462-1281
MCPS Student Reseach Site:
See attached PowerPoint for student directions (Thanks Mr. Lanza, Media Specialist, WHE)
some Stem videos:
videos that students can link to directly from home. For your ready reference below are links to videos and activities that you can use.
- WHAT IS EARTHRISE?
- THE BLACKFOOTED FERRET
- WHAT IS AN EXERCISE SCIENTIST?
- AN INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER
- WHAT IS INNOVATION?
ProProfs Brain Games
ProProfs Brain Games (https://www.proprofs.com/games/all/ ) has a number of enriching games that provide great recreation options for gifted and talented students. The range of games on this site include puzzles, logic games, suduko, word games, and brain teasers. The content here offers wonderful ways to help your student pass time, which makes it one of the best websites for gifted and talented education.
Hoagies' Gifted Education Page
Hoagies’ Gifted Education Page (https://www.hoagiesgifted.org/parents.htm ). This website, with links for parents, teachers, and students, provides games, homework help, and links for additional resources for parents and educators. A unique thing about this website is that it is also a community. There are links to different mailing lists, message boards, and blogs, as well as information about gifted conferences. This is a very inclusive website.
https://scratch.mit.edu/ A favorite in our household, MIT’s Scratch program is completely free and completely awesome. Scratch is a coding platform that allows users to create, share, and remix any number of projects.
Code.org - Learn Computer Science - https://studio.code.org/join this is where they would enter their code or you can join from home and create your own account
East Marion Students Code: PJPTKS (if you don't show up add yourself)
Ward Highlands Elementary Code: SMQWWN (if you don't show up add yourself)
This is using your Google account which is your marionstudents.net account and password.
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Science Friday “Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the source for entertaining and educational stories about science, technology, and other cool stuff.”