The Technology Team at P.S. 209 is glad to introduce the following programs to inspire our students to Read, Write, and Learn.
Big Universe is an award winning educational website designed to instill the love for reading, writing, and learning in our students.
Convenient 24/7 access from anywhere for grades k-8
Type to Learn 4
Type to Learn 4: Agents of information teaches students how to type through engaging lessons, activities, and typing games.
Students can access 24/7 from anywhere, grades k-8
Activate Enhanced Cognitive Performance
Activate is a cognitive training programs proven to enhance executive function skills. It measures and improves attention memory, delivers real-time cognitive data, and greatly improves academic outcomes through a combination of computer exercises and physical exercises based on the latest neuroscience research on cognitive training programs from Yale.
I-Ready Diagnostic & Instruction Program
I-Ready is a two part program that includes online assessments and online instructions. The program assesses Math. And Reading skills then generates unique instruction plan for every student. The assessment section monitors students’ progress and the diagnostic section pinpoints the students’ needs in reading and mathematics by using sophisticated adaptive logic and a bank of thousands of test items.
We are excited about these literacy tools and think you will be as well.