Educational Sites

The district is awaiting guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Education in terms of being permitted to do direct instruction. Until that occurs, the focus of the district is to ensure continuity of learning for all of its students trhough enrichment and review. 

During this mandated statewide closure of schools due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Jim Thorpe Area School District want to assist parents in ensuring your students maintain and progress in their academic skills To that end, this page will provide the school community with resources that can be used with your students for enrichment and review.

These resources will be categorized by the sites the district uses in school and other sites from vendors who are temporarily providing access to their services during this time.

School District Resources
The following sites can be accessed from school or home. Some sites require a student login.

   Name URL Address Grade Level Description  iPad App
  Clever JTASD Portal https://clever.com/in/jtasd K-8  Online platform for accessing educational sites Y
  Seesaw https://app.seesaw.me/#/login K-2 Online learning platform Y
  Google Classroom https://classroom.google.com 3-8 Online learning platform Y
  Google Hangouts Meet https://meet.google.com 3-8 Online Video-conferencing Y
  Schoology https://jtasd.schoology.com 9-12 Online learning platform Y
  Reading Eggs https://www.readingeggs.com K-2 Reading Practice Y
  IXL https://www.ixl.com/signin/jimthorpe
K-8 Math & ELA Practice Y
  Exact Path https://login.edmentum.com 3-8 Math & ELA Practice N
  Prodigy https://www.prodigygame.com
3-8 Math Practice N
  XtraMath https://xtramath.org
K-5 Math Practice N
  ThinkCentral https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/ePC/start.do
K-3 Reading Curriculum N
  Big Ideas Math https://www.bigideasmath.com/BIM/login 6-8 Math Curriculum N
  enVision Math https://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com
K-5 Math Curriculum N
  Discovery Education https://www.discoveryeducation.com
K-12 5-8 Science & Social Studies Curriculum, Online Videos Y
  BrainPop https://www.brainpop.com K-8 Online videos Y
  PBS Learning Media https://pbs39.pbslearningmedia.org
K-12 Online Videos N
  Safari Montage https://safari.cliu.org/ K-12 Online Videos N
  Sora (Overdrive) https://soraapp.com/welcome
K-12 Digital books Y
  Scholastic Storia https://digital.scholastic.com/#/signin
K-8 Digital books Y
  Epic! https://www.getepic.com  K-6 Digital books 
  Newsela https://newsela.com/signin
 2-12 ELA, Science, Social Studies practice N
  Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/
 K-12 ELA, Science, Math practice Y
  Readworks.org https://www.readworks.org
 K-12 ELA practice
  Edmentum Assessments https://login.edmentum.com
 K-12 Math & ELA Assessments N
  Renaissance (STAR 360/Accelerated Reading https://global-zone50.renaissance-go.com/welcomeportal/26722
 K-12 Math & ELA Assessments
  Code.org https://code.org  K-12  Coding practice N

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