Online Resources for Students
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!
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.
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).
Use this link to view the resources available in your school's library.
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.
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 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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Star Math at Renaissance Place is a program that assesses mathematics skills. Star Math is available for students in grades 6-8.
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 is a STAAR practice site for students in grades 2-8. Students log in with their Google accounts (@gcloud.tisd.org).
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.
- Math and social studies -- MY.HRW.COM (Holt McDougal Math and Social Studies)
- Science -- ThinkCentral (Houghton Mifflin Science Fusion
- Introduction to Spanish Mundo Real (ELEteca/Cambridge Press)
- Spanish 1 -- Auténtico (Pearson Easy Bridge)
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 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.