Student Resources
Below are links to valuable websites which are available for students to use at home throughout the school year. We encourage you and your child(ren) to log on to these sites and benefit from their educational activities and information.
  • http://ebt.dadeschools.net/
    • The website for Eugenia B. Thomas K-8 Center
    • Parent and Student Calendars/Newsletters
    • Important Notices
  • http://www.dadeschools.net/students/students.htm
    Student Portal (available to all students)
    • Most textbooks can also be accessed through the Student Portal.
    • Grades can be accessed through the Student Portal.
  • http://www.fsassessments.org/students-and-parents
    This page provides access to general information about the Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) and links to other FSA websites and resources.
    • Training Tests (Practice Tests)
    • Student and Parent Resources
  • www.aplusmath.com
    (available for kindergarten-8th grade students)
    • AplusMath is a website that has a lot of fun activities and games for the students.
    • Have your child use this website to help them with their math skills.
  • http://my.hrw.com/
    (available for 6th-8th grade students)
    • This website is a great Math resource.
    • My HRW uses the textbook with practice, video and activities to reinforce the skills that students are learning in class.
    • Students must input their username and password to access the program.
  • www.readingplus.com/users
    (available for 3rd-8th grade students)
    • Reading Plus is a web-based program designed to assist students in achieving a higher reading performance level.
    • Students must input their username and password to access the program.
  • http://a4esl.org/
    (available for 3rd-8th grade students)
    • This website is a great resource to reinforce Grammar.
    • The various activities can be used to reinforce the skills that students are learning in class.
  • www.starfall.com
    (available for Pre-K-2nd grade students)
    • Starfall is a website designed to reinforce phonemic awareness and reading fluency.
  • www.tumblebooks.com
    (available for all students; intended for beginning readers)
    • Tumblebooks is a website designed to increase reading fluency, as children listen to stories on-line.
  • www.nickjr.com
    (Pre-K and Kindergarten)
  • www.edheads.org
    (available for all students)
    • Edheads provides free, educational online games focused on science, math, and critical thinking. Our activities are designed to meet both state and national standards.
  • http://go-passport.grolier.com
    (available for all students)
    • As a student in the Dade County Public School System, your child has a FREE membership to go.groiler.com. This website has tons of valuable information. Please use this website when doing research projects for class.
  • www.funbrain.com
    (available for all grades)
    • Funbrain offers free educational games, online books, and comics. Funbrain, created for kids ages preschool through grade 8, offers more than 100 fun, interactive games that develop skills in math, reading, and literacy. Plus, kids can read a variety of popular books and comics on the site.
  • www.sciencespot.net
    • A great resource for middle school science teachers and students. This site covers all concepts learned in 6-8th grades and beyond by providing meaningful lessons and online activities to engage learning.
  • www.pppst.com
    • Another great site to use that provides teachers and students with power points and activities for students to better understand concepts learned in class.
  • www.coolmath4kids.com
    (available for all students)
    • Math Cats provides playful explorations of important math concepts through games, crafts and interactive projects.
  • www.brainpop.com
    (available for all students)
    • Brainpop is a unique site full of animated health and science movies and fun quizzes.
  • www.brainpopjr.com
    (available for Kindergarten-3rd grade students)
    • Brainpop Jr. is a unique site full of animated health and science movies and fun quizzes.
  • www.mathisfun.com
    (available for all students)
    • The idea behind the site is to offer Mathematics, as well as some fun bits, and to combine the two wherever possible.
  • http://www.mobymax.com/
    • MobyMax is for students in grades K-8. Moby's adaptive curriculum creates a unique, individualized education plan for each student, allowing gifted students to progress as quickly as they like while simultaneously ensuring that remedial students get the extra instruction they need. You've never experienced differentiation like this in the classroom.
  • www.khanacademy.org
    (available for kindergarten – 8th grade students)
    • Uses an extensive video library, interactive challenges and assessments from any computer with access to the web.
  • www.timezattack.com
    (available for 2nd – 8th grade students)
    • Most successful way to master multiplication facts.
  • www.factmonster.com
    (available for kindergarten – 8th grade students)
    • Students can access facts about any subject matter.
    • Site includes a homework help center, games, quizzes, almanac, encyclopedia, dictionary and thesaurus.
  • www.teenbiz3000.com
    (available for 6th-8th grade students; intended for students who are learning English)
    • TeenBiz provides the first web-based, individualized reading and writing instruction solution for Students who are acquiring English as a second language. This program is designed to reach every student at his or her reading level.
  • Gizmos
    (available for 3rd-8th grade students)
    • Students in grades 3-8 will be able to use the Gizmos program in the areas of Mathematics and Science.
    • Gizmos are designed to supplement the Math and Science curriculum making it fun, easy to use, and helpful for students to develop a deep understanding of challenging concepts through inquiry and exploration.
  • http://www.thinkcentral.com/index.htm
    • Correlated to the Mathematics textbook; available to all students in grades K-5
  • www.explorelearning.com
    (available for 3rd-8th grade students)
  • www.pearsonsuccessnet.com
    • Correlated to the Science textbook; available to all students in grades K-5
  • www.imaginelearning.com
    • Imagine Learning is designed for students learning the English language.  This program provides phonemic awareness, letter recognition, reading fluency and comprehension.