Resources
 


A
t Ada Merritt K-8 Center we want to make sure that our students, their parents and our staff  have easy access to the numerous resources that are available to them in an effort to enrich student education.
 

 

On this page you will find:
- Resources for Students
- Resources for Parents
- Resources for Teachers
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Resources for All

 
  Resources for Students  

Explorer: Free practice program for students preparing the FCAT

Reading Plus

Middle School Mathematics Practice Packets

COMPASS LEARNING ODYSSEY

THINK CENTRAL LOGIN

 

 

Renaissance Place (Accelerated Reader)

 

SkillsTutor Requirements 


Short, educational movies on a variety of topics.
Cyber Safety   Website
for Middle School students

Faux Paw Presentation and Internet Safety resources for Elementary School students: http://www.ikeepsafe.org

 

PBS Kids

 

Funschool

 

NASA Kids

 
Research Tools

Research Presentation

Learning to Take Notes

Miami-DCPS Virtual Library



Ask for kids

Yahooligans

 

Smithsonian Institute

 

National Geographic

 

Grolier Encyclopedia

 

eNature Wildlife Resource

 

Kids Picture Dictionary

 

Word Central 
 



Practice and review skills in Language Art and Math.
 
Student Portal Access Information

 

 

Primary Games

 

AOL@School Jr.

 

Scholastic


 
AAA Math






 


Interactive books with accompanying comprehension quizzes.
Login & Password: miamidade

Lissa Explains it All -- HTML Help for Kids

Spanish Links Portuguese Links  
Merlot

In Spanish
Spanish Resources Webquest

Gramática y ortografía

Centro Virtual Cervantes

Módulos de ortografía

Algunos lugares en Español
 
   

Léeme un cuento: literatura infantil

Cuentos infantiles + +

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Literatura infantil

Dictionaries:
http://www.spanishdictionary.com/
 

Canal Kids: website about Brazilian art, cinema, dance, music, astronomy, biology, geography, history, economy, nutrition, citizenship, sports, environment, health, technology and travel. Provides short passages on above stated topics in children oriented language.
 
 
Plenarinho: website about Brazilian senate, government, current news, citizenship, ecology, health, and Brazil in general. Provides short passages on above stated topics in children oriented language.
 
 
Smart Kids: website about Brazilian animals, celebrations, global warming, art, history, geography, literature, science (across subject areas). Provides multimedia videos and games for every topic. Provides short passages on above stated topics in children oriented language.
 
 
Brazilian Ministry of Planning: provides PDF files/interactive files of Brazilian maps for elementary and middle school levels.
 
 
 
     

 

  Resources for Parents  
Parent Portal Access Information

 


MDCPS Parent Page
Parent Portal
 

A Child Becomes a Reader

To view this research tool click on the picture below

Dowload a color version or black and white

 

Renaissance Place (Accelerated Reader)

 

SkillsTutor Requirements 

Parent Institute
News Letters from M-DCPS


Practice and review skills in Language Art and Math.

 


Explorer: Free practice program for students preparing the FCAT
Comprehensive Health Services
A division of Miami-DCPS
Supplies Lists

Summer Reading Lists
FCAT Resources
FAQ and official testing schedule
MYP Presentation for 5th grade Parents PYP Exhibition Guidelines Presentation

MYP Update Meeting Presentation

Science Curriculum Presentation    
 
  Resources for Teachers  

Employee Portal

M-DCPS Intranet

Gradebook

E-mail

Forms

Workshop Registration

Edusoft

Writing Prompts

 

IBO Online Curriculum Center

Department of Math/ Science

Department of Language Arts/Reading

Technology Integration Presentation

Attendance Manager

ITS Self Service

Search engine for educators
 


Create your own Web Hunts, Hot lists, and Scrapbooks

Flags of the World
great geography website

Continents
great geography website
Spanish Links Portuguese Links Rubrics
Merlot

In Spanish
Spanish Resources Webquest

Gramática y ortografía

Centro Virtual Cervantes

Módulos de ortografía

Algunos lugares en Español
 
  Find one or create your own

Teacher Created Rubrics for Assessment

Rubric Maker

g1-5 rubrics in English and Spanish

Rubrics
  

Léeme un cuento: literatura infantil

Cuentos infantiles + +

Mas Cuentos infantiles
+ +
 

Literatura infantil

Dictionaries:
http://www.spanishdictionary.com/
 

Canal Kids: website about Brazilian art, cinema, dance, music, astronomy, biology, geography, history, economy, nutrition, citizenship, sports, environment, health, technology and travel. Provides short passages on above stated topics in children oriented language.
 
 
Plenarinho: website about Brazilian senate, government, current news, citizenship, ecology, health, and Brazil in general. Provides short passages on above stated topics in children oriented language.
 
 
Smart Kids: website about Brazilian animals, celebrations, global warming, art, history, geography, literature, science (across subject areas). Provides multimedia videos and games for every topic. Provides short passages on above stated topics in children oriented language.
 
 
Brazilian Ministry of Planning: provides PDF files/interactive files of Brazilian maps for elementary and middle school levels.
 
 
School Rack

Teacher Web
Also for Webquests

School notes

Scholastic
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  Resources for All  
  SEARCH ENGINES  
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Yahooligans

 

Smithsonian Institute

 


 

National Geographic
 

Grolier Encyclopedia

eNature Wildlife Resource
 

Kids Picture Dictionary

Word Central




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