Trading card creator
from Big Huge labs is an easy to use site where kids can create
trading cards of a fictional character, historical figure or even themselves. These cards can be saved to a computer, emailed, or shared on social media. The site is free and doesn't require registration.
is a free site to improve reading comprehension which offers units addressing skill and strategy comprehension, novel study, and reading passages for grades K-6. The units and lessons are all based on the Common Core State Standards.
Discovery Education PD
The Hospital School faculty learned all about Discovery Education during a professional development workshop last Thursday. This resource, provided by the school district, includes "digital content, interactive lessons, real time assessment, and virtual experiences" in all curricular areas. During the practice time, teachers explored the content and designed lesson plans.