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Below you will find links to valuable resources:

WCPSS

Wake County Special Education PTA

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction Sample Test Information

Download Powerpoint from Reading Workshop

Wrightslaw "10 Strategies to Fight Mandatory Retention & Other Damaging Policies"

NEW: Draft for Family Involvement

Click here to download the policy draft

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Wake County Public School System Academically Gifted Program Information

National Association for Gifted Children

North Carolina Association for Gifted and Talented

NC Department of Public Instruction Exceptional Children Division

IES National Center for Education Statistics

 

Math Resources:

Cool Math Website

AAA Math Website

Mathematics Web Resources

Interactive Math Games and Puzzles

Hotmath.com Homework help

Algebra Resource Center

Purplemath

NEW

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Math Trailblazers

ENC Math and Science Resources

Mathematically Sane

Texas Instruments NC Math Exam Prep

AplusMath

Elementary Math Homework Spot

Math Forum

Math Cats

Multiplication.com Math Websites for Children - http://literacy.nwfsc.edu/famlit/children/math.htm Mobile Math Resources - http://www.barcodesinc.com/articles/mobile-math-list.htm Multiplication Games - http://www.fun4thebrain.com/mult.html

Count On

Larson Learning

Ask for Kids

Reading Resources

Starfall ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra: http://www.varsitytutors.com/free-accuplacer_arithmetic-resources ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra: http://www.varsitytutors.com/free-accuplacer_elementary_algebra-resources Algebra: http://www.varsitytutors.com/algebra_1-practice-tests ACT Math: http://www.varsitytutors.com/act_math-practice-tests ACT COMPASS Math: http://www.varsitytutors.com/compass_math-practice-tests Advanced Geometry: http://www.varsitytutors.com/advanced_geometry-practice-tests All 120 Subjects: http://www.varsitytutors.com/practice-tests

Brainchild

Brainpop

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Make the Grade (**Information taken from the Wake County Public School's Website)

EOC Resource Center

Need extra help in studying for EOC's?
Help is here for Grade 6, 7, and 8 Mathematics, Algebra I, Geometry, or Algebra II!
Download the specific file that you need and practice away! If you run into problems, feel free to e-mail specific questions to write_link('Math Help','mathhelp',0) Math Help  at any time.

 

EOC Review Questions

The Success Series

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Grade 6 Math (817 KB Acrobat File) Algebra I Lessons
NEW Grade 7 Math (781 KB Acrobat File) Algebra II Lessons
NEW Grade 8 Math (752 KB Acrobat File) Geometry Lessons
  Algebra I (471 KB Acrobat File)  
  Algebra II (263 KB Acrobat File)  
  Geometry (409 KB Acrobat File)  
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Make the Grade Archives

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Additional Resources  NEW

Article: How America Is Failing Millions of High-Achieving Students from Lower-Income Families

Rubrics and Evaluation Resources

PBS

Scholastic

Teaching Time Curriculum Online

Ed Helper

Discovery Education Clip Art Gallery

Funbrain

Learn NC

Jann Brett.com

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HW & Student, Teacher/Parent Reference Resrouce

resources for parents and educators to teach reading
current research based findings on teaching reading
Many stories to read with your children.
Great games to play, for all students K-5
Software for early reading programs such as reader rabbit, curious George learns phonics
Fun games to play for basic reading skills
Site with an abundance of resources for English
Site with a huge amount of reading resources
Spelling help, word usage, links to other sites, and much more
Site of links with great practice, games, info on early reading
Site of links with great practice, games, info on early reading
Site of links with great practice, games, info on early reading
Site of links with great practice, games, info on early reading

NEW Connections (K-8)
These brochures provide overviews of the Wake County Public School System's instructional programs for grades kindergarten through eight. The brochures are designed to help parents better understand of the major topics covered in each grade. Parents are encouraged to use this information to help choose books, other materials and activities to support their children's studies.
The free Acrobat Reader 5.0 or high is needed to access the following documents.

Elementary Connections (K-5)

Document
Format
Kindergarten 184 KB Acrobat File
Grade 1 175 KB Acrobat File
Grade 2 176 KB Acrobat File
Grade 3 167 KB Acrobat File
Grade 4 168 KB Acrobat File
Grade 5 126 KB Acrobat File
To download Connections documents--Right Click on the title of the document--select "Save Target As..."--Select your save location and click Save

Middle School Connections(6-8)

Document
Format
Grade 6 363 KB Acrobat File
Grade 7 366 KB Acrobat File
Grade 8
366 KB Acrobat File
To download Connections documents--Right Click on the title of the document

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