Educational Technology Resources
Below you will find a list of educational technology resources that may be used by students in 7th grade at Courtway Middle School. Not all students will be using all of these, but this list is designed to give parents an idea of the types of technology used by our school. Please note that this is not an exhaustive list.
Explore Learning Gizmos are interactive math and science simulations for grades 3-12. With Gizmos in-depth activities, students explore, experiment and draw conclusions.
G Suite for Education offers productivity tools for classroom collaboration. Apps included in this package are Google Drive, Google Classroom, Google Mail, Google Calendar, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides and Google Forms
A Kahoot is a collection of questions on specific topics. Created by teachers, students, business-people and social users, they are asked in real-time, to an unlimited number of “players”, creating a social, fun and game-like learning environment.
Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. We've also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content
Lexia Reading Core 5 provides students with resources for literacy improvement and assessment in grades K-12.
Moby Max provides online individual instruction in all subjects K-8.
Newsela provides teachers, parents, and students with over 1,000 current event articles scaled at different reading comprehension levels.
Helps students improve their grammar and writing skills.
PLTW empowers students to develop and apply in-demand, transportable skills by exploring real-world challenges. Through our pathways in computer science, engineering, and biomedical science, students not only learn technical skills, but also learn to solve problems, think critically and creatively, communicate, and collaborate. We also provide teachers with the training, resources, and support they need to engage students in real-world learning.
Remind is a communication tool that helps teachers connect instantly with students and parents. Send quick, simple messages to any device.