Parent Resources

Georgia Standards 
Access Georgia Standards and find more information and resources

Georgia Department of Education

Media Center--Destiny                                                                                                    Catalog information from the media center.

Lexile Framework for Reading
Learn about Lexiles and how a student's reading ability is measured

Lexile--Find a Book Georgia
Find books by their Lexile levels or determine the Lexile of your book


Assessment Resources

Georgia Milestones Assessment System
Information and resources for all GA Milestones assessments

 

Georgia Online Formative Assessment Resource (GOFAR)

Access teacher assigned practice tests from this site

 

English/Language Arts Resources

Natural Reader
Website provides text-to-speech support

Google Advanced Search 
Search for websites and articles using the Google readability search tool

Avoiding Plagiarism
Learn how to avoid plagiarism with this website

NewsELA
Access news articles at different Lexile levels

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary

Son of Citation Machine
Tool that helps cite sources using various formats

Reading Horizons Elevate
Link to RH Elevate website (Students must have login)

 

Math Resources

Google Calculator
Free online calculator (Scroll to the bottom to select calculator type)

Figure This! Math Challenges for Families

Illuminations:  Activities
Math games for students.

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
Math manipulatives for a wide-range of math skills

 

Science Resources

NASA for Students

StarChild
Information about astronomy at different reading levels

Learning Science
Science information about a variety of topics

EdHeads
Science interactives

The Periodic Table of Videos
Periodic table with a video for each element

Social Studies Resources

Smithsonian for Students
Provides interesting articles and information about history and different cultures

The World Factbook
Provides information on the history,government, geography, etc. for 266 world entities

The New Georgia Encyclopedia
Provides comprehensive, up-to-date information about Georgia's history, people, and geography

National Geographic for Kids

Time for Kids by Time Magazine