Enrichment Resources


Cool Science
Cool Science for Curious Kids

Living things from leaves to allergies to butterflies, this is the science lover's favorite site. There is also a science suggestion page for parents. Sponsored by Howard Hughes Medical Institute.


FCAT
FCAT Explorer
and FCAT Test Item Specifications for online practice.

The Florida Department of Education has a web site, entitled, FCAT Explorer to provide students with resources to help prepare for the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT).

Log on information: Username is LAST NAME plus FIRST INITIAL
Password is 42 plus FIRST 4 LETTERS OF LAST NAME plus BIRTHDAY in mmdd format
EX: Johnny Adams March 10, 1996 would sign on like this:
username: ADAMSJ with password: 42adam0310.

If you have difficulty logging in or have questions about the program, do not hesitate to contact the Media Specialist.


Gale Databases
Gale Databases

Gale Databases offer an engaging online experience for information on a broad range of topics, such as global issues, opposing viewpoints, science, literature, history, and titles for suggested reading.


Glencoe
Glencoe Social Studies

Support for social studies can be found here.


Glencoe
Glencoe Mathematics

Support for algebra and geometry can be found here.


MCPS Destiny
MCPS Destiny

Your school library is online. Check out which books are available.


Scholastic
Science Buddies

The Science Fair Project Guide offers step by step information on how to do a science fair project, including examples and a self evaluation tool at the end of each step.


Smithsonian Education
Smithsonian Education

A place for kids to explore, discover, and learn -- sponsored by the Smithsonian Museums