The Wright Place Student Resources

All Grades

A to Z Animals: Animal facts

BrainPOP: Animated, educational quizzes, games and activities. Username - learn3; Password - scholar

Check Grades Online: The Infinite Campus Student Portal allows students to access class grades.

Enchanted Learning: Educational curriculum material for grades K-12.

Fact Monster: Comprehensive information source on multiple subjects.

Kids Click: Search engine designed for kids by librarians with kid-friendly results.

Kids InfoBites: Will not work at home without your library card number.

MorgueFile: Free, high-resolution stock photos.

National Geographic for Kids: Kids' games, animal information, photos, stories and more.

Photl.com: Free stock photos.

Prezi: Easy-to-use, cloud-based presentation software.

Puzzlemaker: Educational puzzle generation tool for teachers, students and parents.

Sheridan County Interactive Mapping Site: Sheridan County GIS interactive mapping, including school a school boundaries map overlay.

Student Resources: Will not work at home without your library card.

 

Grades 6-8

Anatomy of a Lightning Strike

Ask for Kids: Search engine designed exclusively for ages 6-12.

Astronomy Scavenger Hunt

Become a Martian Citizen: Virtual Mars exploration.

Chemical Bonds: Writing Chemical Formulas

Cloning

Colorblindness Test

Constellation Photos

Constellations

Cool Cosmos - Ask an Astronomer: Astronomer videos

Cool Cosmos - What is That: Information on infrared images.

Create a DNA Fingerprint

Fact Monster: Comprehensive information source on multiple subjects.

Gene Therapy

Go Ballistic: Experiment on distance and trajectory of ballistic particles.

Human Evolution: Babies

Journey to a Black Hole: Information & activities on black holes

KidStorm: Lightning: Facts and information about lightning.

Lightning: Facts, videos and photos on lightning.

Lightning Safety: Informational and educational tool for lightning safety and injuries.

Lightning: Just for Kids: Information on lightning

Mars for Kids: Interactive games and information on Mars.

Mars Rove-In Theater: Videos on Mars Rover Curiosity.

Mars Science Laboratory: Information, videos and activities on Mars and the Curiosity Rover.

Mythology of Constellations

NASA  Extreme Planet Makeover: Make your own planet

NASA Robonaut: Information on NASA's humanoid robot project, Robonaut.

National Geographic for Kids: Kids' games, animal information, photos, stories and more.

Northern Hemisphere Constellations: Information and mythology on Northern Hemisphere constellations.

Pedigree Investigator: Case study on genes that influence nicotine addiction.

Prezi: Easy-to-use, cloud-based presentation software.

Sea and Sky Galleries: Space images

Sea and Sky: Constellations

SeaSky for Cosmic Wonders: Information celestial objects

Send your Name to Mars

Space Race Footage: Footage, commentary and highlights of the race to space in the 1960s and 1970s.

Star Life Cycle

Stars and Constellations

The Basics and Beyond: Information on genetics.

The Constellations and their Stars

Who's Your Daddy: Using genetics and heredity knowledge to solve scenarios.

 

Grades 9-12

Prezi: Easy-to-use, cloud-based presentation software.