Online Resources for Students

BrainPOP (Grades 6-8)

BrainPOP includes movies, quizzes, games, mobile apps, experiments, activity pages about math, science, social studies, English, technology, Arts & Music, and health. Students will log in with the gcloud.tisd.org account credentials. Just click on the link above for Google Single Sign On!

 
Use this handy PDF file to gain access to web site resources wherever Internet is available. There are parent resources, too! See attached file at the side of this page or click on the link above.
 

Compass Learning

Compass Learning is learning acceleration software for blended learning, prevention/intervention, credit recovery, and inquiry and project-based learning with highly engaging, grade-appropriate full animation,k video, and digital interactivity to deliver the right instruction to the right student at precisely the right time. Username and password are the same as those used for logging onto the computer. School is bonhamms.

CultureGrams

The CultureGrams Online Database provides anytime access to the World, Kids, States, and Provinces editions, photo and slideshow galleries, videos, interviews, recipes, famous people biographies, and graphs and tables. Log in with the user name tisd and the district's login password. If you need that password, please contact the Help Desk (phone: 215-6883).

Destiny - TISD Library Collections

Use this link to view the resources available in your school's library.

Discovery Education Streaming Video

Students can log into Discovery Education Streaming Video (formerly United Streaming) by using the user name tisdstudent and the generic student password.  If you need assistance with the password, contact the Help Desk.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

All students can use Britannica Online School Edition for its encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, and video resources.  Encyclopedia Britannica has 3 levels: Elementary, Middle School, and High School.  Students can log in with the user name tisd and the generic student password.  If you need assistance with the password, contact the Help Desk.

Enciclopedia Universal en Español 

Enciclopedia Universal en Español offers resources in Spanish for all ages in two unique interfaces, each with its own comprehensive encyclopedia: Enciclopedia Universal en Español for high school ages and up and Enciclopedia Juvenil for ages 6-12.

Google Apps for Education

Students now have access to safe online learning tools from Google including: monitored email accounts, unlimited storage, email, calendars, and productivity tools like Google Docs, Google Sheets, and Google Slides. See the TechCats resource for students!

Google Classroom

Teachers can now sign up for Google Classroom by clicking the link above.  You will need to log in with your "gcloud.tisd.org" account.

Handbooks & Guidelines

The student handbooks and guidelines resource includes the secondary parent and student handbook with any modifications for the current school year, the Student Code of Conduct, and the TISD Grading Guidelines.

iLit (Inspire Learning)

Students may log in at learnilit.com to work on improving their reading skills. Be sure and select TEMPLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT from the dropdown menu before logging in with student ID and password.

Imagine Learning Math 6th Grade

Students and teachers in sixth grade have a trial period to try this product as a possible purchase through the MIZ grant.

 

IXL

Students and teachers in sixth grade have a trial period to try this product as a possible purchase through the MIZ grant. Students and teachers in seventh and eighth grades have full use of the product as a campus purchase.

 

Mentoring Minds - Motivation

Students have access to digital workbooks for math and reading in 6th and 7th grades. Eighth grade also has science. 

Renaissance Place for Star Math (in district only)

Star Math at Renaissance Place is a program that assesses mathematics skills.  Star Math is available for students in grades 6-8.

ST Math 6th Grade

Students and teachers in sixth grade have a trial period to try this product as a possible purchase through the MIZ grant. The free trial period expires March 30, 2019.

 

Student Access

Students in grades 1-12 can access grades online.  Use your student ID number and computer login password.  You can also access this link from the TISD homepage.

Study Island 

Study Island is a STAAR practice site for students in grades 2-8. Students log in with their Google accounts (@gcloud.tisd.org).

Textbooks Online

Students and teachers will use the links provided below to sign into online textbooks. In math, science, and social studies, the sign-on is automatic. Spanish I students will use their student ID number and regular password, while teachers will use first.last and password chosen.

Think Through Math (TTM)

Think Through Math is an online math instruction tool for Algebra 1 classes. Students use the Clever Instant Login Link, signing on with their Google credentials.

World Book 

World Book is available to TISD students as a research tool. There are 3 sections: World Book Kids, World Book Student, and World Book Advanced.  Students can also access the Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgo (Spanish Discovery Encyclopedia) from this link.  Students can log in with the user name tisd and the generic student password.  If you need assistance with the password, contact the Help Desk.

Xello

Students in middle and high school now have access to Xello to help explore and plan for their college and career.  To register your account, click on the link above and use your Google login credentials.