Instructional Tools

Instructional Tools

  • We have access to a variety of tools in the WPS. Please review the WPS Schools Instructional Tools Policy for software, website and iPad app use.
  • What can be found on the google doc above?
    • How to request a new online tool.
    • Link to the software request form.
    • Link to the current list of titles with their status. 

The following district-wide curriculum titles are provided to students:

Explore Learning Gizmos (Grade 5 Only)

FastMath - FastMath is a resource that was purchased in the Summer of 2010 to assist students in grades 2-5 with fact fluency. See further details on the google site about Fastt Math.

Lexia - Web-based phonics program. - This is the teacher management site. Please log in to this site to:
  • look at student data and create reports
  • adjust student levels
  • teacher resources associated with the curriculum

If anyone would like a refresher on creating reports, please let us know.

Raz-Kids - We have a subscription to Raz-Kids. Student data will be tracked.

Symphony Math - We have a subscription to Symphony Math, which is online. Students and teachers access Symphony from the HH website under "For Students". Student data will be tracked therefore students have been assigned a username and password.

TenMarks (Grade 5 only) - Online subscription tool that supports the mathematics common core in grades 1-12.

Here are a few additional building subscription services that are provided:

All The Right Type - Online keyboarding practice for students in 3rd through 5th grade. Students access their account via "For Students" on the HH Home Page.

BrainPop and BrainPop Jr - online library of videos

Culture Grams - Online reference resource on the countries of the world

Little Explorers lets children browse the World Wide Web and become familiar with this incredible source of information and culture. Since a pictorial interface is used, even the youngest children can explore the Internet and come to appreciate how people from all around the world are contributing to this vast repository of human knowledge.

There are over 600 fun, educational activities for children, and more are being added all the time. We've carefully chosen each link so that the content is appropriate, enjoyable, and educational.

See Beth for the Happy Hollow Username and Password.

Tumblebooks and TumbleBooks Cloud Jr.
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of TumbleBooks – animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.