Clever Resources

  • Clever

    There are numerous applications available on the student Clever launchpad. They connect the student to learning opportunities whether at home or in the classroom. Listed below are a few of the applications available.

    AR  Accelerated Reader is a program that teachers and students use to check reading comprehension. A student reads a book, then answers questions to check on their comprehension. This resource requires a school subscription.  

    Beanstack  Beanstack is an application that helps students log their reading throughout the year for the Superintendent’s reading motivation program called Reading Across Broward. Students that reach a certain level of books will receive a certificate at the end of the year. Students can access this resource by selecting the Beanstack icon from their Clever launchpad.

    BrainPop  BrainPop is a library of animated educational videos on a wide array of topics including reading, math, science, social studies, and biography. Students can access this resource by selecting the Brainpop icon from their Clever launchpad. Our school has a subscription through December 2020.

    Canvas  Canvas is the learning management system for teachers and students. It is the site where students can find their assigned work for each day and announcements from their teachers. This resource should be accessed daily from the student Clever launchpad , just select the Canvas icon.

    Chess4Life  Chess4Life gives students a chance to play games against the computer or other players. It can be accessed by selecting the Chess4Life icon from the student’s Clever launchpad.

    Code.org  Code.org provides students an opportunity to expand their computer coding skills. Students can access the website by selecting the Code.org icon from the student’s Clever launchpad.

    Digital Student Resources is a canvas course that gives information on many of the learning resources available to students. It can be accessed by selecting the Digital Student Resources icon on the student’s Clever launchpad.

    Discovery Education  Discovery Education provides videos on many education topics. Students can access this resource by selecting the Discovery Education icon on their Clever launchpad.

    Follett Destiny  Follett Destiny is the management system for our library. At this website, students can search for books or e-books that are available. It also provides access to Britannica School, Gale, and SIRS information research sites and Teaching Books. It can be accessed by selecting the Follett Destiny icon on the student’s Clever launchpad, or by going to the Destiny Library Search page on this website.

     Gale Gale is a research database. On Gale e-books, they offer online reference books. On Gale in Context, students can research topics and get links to newspaper, magazine, or book articles about that topic. Students can access the resource through Follett Destiny or by selecting the Gale icon on the student’s Clever launchpad. If an ID is required, please use the one printed the icon.

    i-Ready  i-Ready is an application for reading and mathematics instruction and assessment. It evaluates the students skills and then provides lessons to help the student improve those skills.

    Learning A-Z  Learning A-Z gives students a link to Science A-Z, where they can explore science topics and get science information. Students should select the Learning A-Z icon on their Clever Launchpad, then select Science A-Z at the top of the page.

    Nearpod  Nearpod is a site that teachers use to create interactive course work for students that they can do at their own pace. To access this site, students should select the Nearpod icon from their Clever launchpad.

    Newsela  Newsela provides news articles to students in grades 2-5. To access the site, just select the Newsela icon from the student’s Clever launchpad.

    Office365  Office365 provides students with Word, Excel, and Powerpoint applications to complete their assignments if needed. Students should select the Office365 icon on the student’s Clever launchpad, or type in the application name in the search box on the task bar of their school laptop.

    Scholastic  Scholastic is an application that connects students and teachers with their scholastic classroom magazine subscription. Students can access the site by selecting the Scholastic icon on the student’s Clever launchpad. They will need as access code from the teacher.

    Stemscopes  Stemscopes is a program that provides science lessons and activities. It can be accessed by selecting the Stemscopes icon on the student’s Clever launchpad.

    Teaching Books  Teaching Books gives students access to read aloud book videos or book audio recordings. It may be the whole book or just a portion of it. This site can be accessed by selecting the Teaching Books icon on the student Clever launchpad.

    Think Central  Think Central links students to online textbooks for language arts, math, and social studies. Students and parents should select the Think Central icon on the student’s Clever launchpad for access to this resource.

    Vocabulary.com  Vocabulary.com is a website that helps students build their vocabulary and compete in vocabulary challenges. It is only available for grades 5-12. Students can access this resource by selecting the Vocabulary.com icon on their Clever launchpad.