Student Resources for Online Learning

Last Updated: 9/15/2020 7:14 PM

Welcome to the FISD Online Learning Resource Page.  Below you will find useful links to tutorial instructions and videos that will help you get connected with your teachers and district accounts.  We will continue to add information here throughout the year that will make the bridge to online instruction flow much smoother.

 

ClassLink

Students in grades PreK through 3rd grades will
receive QuickCards to use for QR scan login.

ClassLink Login
ClassLink Student Guide
Using ClassLink Video

ClassLink - Mansfield Independent School District

FISD students will now be using ClassLink, a single sign-on platform that will allow teachers and students to use one username and password to access everything they need. Single sign-on is an essential tool for productive remote learning, and ClassLink will serve as your child’s home base for education, whether it’s in the classroom or at home. See the instructions below.

ClassLink Quick Guide
ClassLink Computer or Mobile Device

Get technical assistance for ClassLink 

Teams

Students may access their Teams account through
ClassLink or through their MS 365 email accounts.

app-icon-ms-teams - Imaginet

Microsoft Classroom Teams is a digital hub for all Office 365 products and tools. Teams is one of the tools that teachers will use to share content, connect with students, give assignments, or provide activities and resources for student learning. See the helpful instructions below.

Teams Parent Guide
Teams QuickStart Guide

Using Teams for students

Need Help? Email us at help@frankstonisd.net or complete the help form at:
Get technical assistance for Online Learning

Be sure and include your contact information in the help request. 

 

FISD Asynchronous Plan

FISD Return to School Plan

 

 Below is a list of additional digital resources used by FISD

 

LifeSkills Class Resources
Counselors Resources for Parents
Counselors Corner

 

Additional Online Resources

ABC Mouse 
Parent Access Code 
Preschool through 2nd grade. ABCmouse offers a research-validated curriculum with more than 10,000 individual Learning Activities and more than 850 complete lessons along our Step-by-Step Learning Path. ABCmouse includes a significant amount of Spanish language content.


Adventure Academy
Parent Access Code
Adventure Academy is a massively multiplayer online game (MMO) for students in 3rd through 8th grade. Adventure Academy brings learning to life as it builds critical knowledge of essential curriculum topics with thousands of learning activities in language arts, math, science, and social studies.


Reading IQ
Parent Access Code
ReadingIQ is an advanced digital library and literacy platform for children through 6th grade that provides access to thousands of high-quality books, all curated by experts to advance literacy. ReadingIQ includes many books in Spanish, and an offline mode that does not require continuous Internet connectivity.


GoNoodle - Engaging Kids with Movement
GoNoodle has created a resource page containing free premium content and learning materials.  On their Home page, you will find movement and mindfulness videos, as well as ideas for off-screen activities for kids/families to do.  Each video posted on the website has a description and related home activities.  Some even include printable activities! 

 

IXL 
IXL is personalized learning that contains a comprehensive curriculum for K-12 in several subjects.  IXL offers skill recommendations that help students fill in learning gaps.  From emergency learning plans to parent communication strategies, IXL has everything you need to keep students learning from home.

 

Khan Academy Schedule Template
These schedules are meant to be templates that you could adopt as is or copy and modify to better suit the needs of your children, classroom or district. As you see in the schedules below, Khan Academy does have self-paced, interactive content--exercises, videos and articles--for students in every grade and in most major subject areas.

 

PBS Learning Media

PBS has curated FREE, standards-aligned videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more just for educators.  These great resources are searchable by grade level and content.

 

Youtube Crashcourse
Crash Course is an educational YouTube channel with excellent video content on everything from astronomy to US History and anatomy.  All content is free.

 

Tumblebooks

TumbleBooks is a resource that has a variety of Ebooks for students to read.   Almost all of the books have an AR test that goes along with the story. 

 

Free Online Calculator 

 

Library Resources

Houston Public Library is offering their My Link Digital Card for free to Texas residents.  

If you create an account you will have access to their entire digital collection.

 https://houstonlibrary.org/find-it/my-link  

https://openlibrary.org/

https://www.gutenberg.org/

http://read.gov/books/

https://mrnussbaum.com/

http://en.childrenslibrary.org/

https://manybooks.net/

http://www.openculture.com/

http://www.readprint.com/

https://rivetedlit.com/free-reads/

https://www.tor.com/

http://worldlibrary.org/

 

Google App Store Resources

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=uk.free.books.audio.read

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.amazon.kindle

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.spreadsong.freebooks

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ebooksstudio.free.books

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.genify.gutenberg.bookreader

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=sanity.learnenglishwithaudiobooks

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.diveomedia.little.stories.bedtime.books.kids

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.asiafoundation.letsread

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.oodles.download.free.ebooks.reader