Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools
2.2K views | +0 today
Follow
Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools
Preparing for college and careers starts with mastering the basics in elementary school. With these digital tools, you can be certain your students are creating the foundation they need. For INFOhio resources, you may need a user name and password. You can request it through our automated system at http://www.infohio.org/getpassword.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

BookFlix

BookFlix | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
INFOhio - Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Library
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

Online literacy resource that pairs classic video
storybooks with related nonfiction e-books.
The combination of read-aloud stories
with read-along nonfiction builds a love of
reading while improving reading skill. Lexile
score included. Recommended grdes: PreK-3.

more...
GMSLibrary's curator insight, August 2, 2014 3:28 PM

This resource is free! No subscription or registration required.  It is offered through INFOhio's PreK-12 Digital Library. A username and password is not required if accessed from MCS, however students will need the login information when at home.

Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

INFOhio Road to Readiness - LibGuides at INFOhio

INFOhio Road to Readiness - LibGuides at INFOhio | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

INFOhio Road to Readiness

Starting with PreK and advancing all the way through grade 12, INFOhio provides resources to help students successfully navigate the path to college and career readiness.

more...
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's curator insight, January 28, 8:30 PM

INFOhio Road to Readiness

Starting with PreK and advancing all the way through grade 12, INFOhio provides resources to help students successfully navigate the path to college and career readiness.

Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

Parents: 10 Ways to Help Your Children with Research Projects

Parents: 10 Ways to Help Your Children with Research Projects | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
INFOhio - Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Library
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

Help parents help their children with research (without actually doing it for them) by giving them a copy of this flyer with tips for working research skills into everyday activities. Note: This flyer is one of several on the page. You may need to scroll down to see it and download it.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

World Book Kids

World Book Kids | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
INFOhio - Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Library
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

Designed with elementary students in mind, World Book Kids offers simple navigation, easy-to-read articles, multimedia, comparison tools, interactive games and activities, and teacher resources. It's a great first step to helping students become independent researchers.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

IMatrix Home

IMatrix Home | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
IMatrix
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

Start with IMatrix when you're looking to help your students master college and career readiness skills. Imatrix aligns inquiry skills with Ohio’s New Learning Standards, including College & Career Readiness standards that are so much a part of the Common Core. Just search IMatrix by grade level, subject area, and inquiry skill to find articles, digital resources, lesson plans, and cross curricular connections to help students master key life skills such as questioning, finding information, evaluating it, and presenting it professionally.

more...
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's curator insight, February 24, 2015 10:29 PM

Start with IMatrix when you're looking to help your students master college and career readiness skills. Imatrix aligns inquiry skills with Ohio’s New Learning Standards, including College & Career Readiness standards that are so much a part of the Common Core. Just search IMatrix by grade level, subject area, and inquiry skill to find articles, digital resources, lesson plans, and cross curricular connections to help students master key life skills such as questioning, finding information, evaluating it, and presenting it professionally.

INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's curator insight, February 24, 2015 11:06 PM

Start with IMatrix when you're looking to help your students master college and career readiness skills. Imatrix aligns inquiry skills with Ohio’s New Learning Standards, including College & Career Readiness standards that are so much a part of the Common Core. Just search IMatrix by grade level, subject area, and inquiry skill to find articles, digital resources, lesson plans, and cross curricular connections to help students master key life skills such as questioning, finding information, evaluating it, and presenting it professionally.

Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

Learn About Jobs for Kids | Grades K-5 | Kids.gov

Learn About Jobs for Kids | Grades K-5 | Kids.gov | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
Learn About Jobs for Kids | Grades K-5
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

With career interests of elementary school students in mind, this site uses games and videos to introduce young students to dozens of careers--from archeologist to zoo doctor.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

Police Dogs (DVC)

Police Dogs  (DVC) | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
INFOhio Digital Video Collection
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

Watch this video to learn more about one Ohio police officer and his canine partner.   From INFOhio's Digital Video Collection.  You may need a user name and password to access.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

Explora for Grades PreK-5 (EBSCO)

Explora for Grades PreK-5 (EBSCO) | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

Learn about your favorite subject. Look up words. Read magazines, newspapers, biographies, primary sources, country information. Find pictures. Translate articles into more than 30 languages

more...
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's curator insight, July 13, 2015 5:50 PM

Learn about your favorite subject. Look up words. Read magazines, newspapers, biographies, primary sources, country information. Find pictures. Translate articles into more than 30 languages.  

INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's curator insight, July 13, 2015 5:53 PM

Explora includes articles from books, magazines, newspapers and encyclopedias that cover a variety of topics including ecosystems.   Lexile levels are shown in the search results.   An example for using with elementary students would be to have students locate an article within their level range about a specific ecosystems, or some aspects of an ecosystem such as a food web.  (You may need user name and password to log in)

Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

Find Your Library Catalog

Find Your Library Catalog | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
library,search,catalog,library catalog,school library,school catalog,school librarian,opac
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

Use your local school catalog to locate resources on careers.

more...
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's curator insight, July 21, 2014 1:57 PM

Use your local school catalog to locate resources on careers.

INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's curator insight, July 21, 2014 2:57 PM

Use your local school catalog to locate resources on careers.

Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

Early World of Learning (World Book)

Early World of Learning (World Book) | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it
INFOhio - Ohio's PreK-12 Digital Library
INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

Preparing for college and careers starts with mastering the basics in elementary school. World Book’s Early World of Learning offers students in grades K-3 narrated stories, interactive reading games, leveled reading practice, and an online encyclopedia. A Welcome to Reading section focuses on developing phonemic awareness, phonics, and fluency. Two other areas on the site--Trek's Travels and Know It--help children develop vocabulary and comprehension.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox
Scoop.it!

21 Essential Things for 21st Century Success

21 Essential Things for 21st Century Success | Elementary College & Career Readiness Tools | Scoop.it

A self-directed program created for Ohio educators to explore and engage in web 2.0 technologies and 21st Century Learning Skills.

Join us in these 21 simple activities or tutorials. You will learn the tools of the second generation Internet: Web 2.0 collaborative tools that are bringing our students in touch with the entire world through social networking, wikis, video, podcasting, and gaming sites.

INFOhio Curriculum Toolbox's insight:

The 21 Essential Things for 21st Century Success is an online study program that helps educators learn to incorporate digital resources in the classroom. For example, Thing 5 addresses RSS feeds while Thing 13 gives you an insider’s knowledge of LearningExpress Library, a key tool to help students master basic skills, assess career interests, and prepare for education and training beyond high school. You can work through as many of The 21 Essential things as you want for your own knowledge or for college credit.

more...
No comment yet.