Online Curriculum K-8

Free Online Curriculum Resources
Khan Academy:  K-12
Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more.
MangaHigh: 3-12
Free - All Pathways students have a MangaHigh account. Ask your IST or math teacher for instructions for logging in. Game-based mathematics instruction. 
BrainPop: K-12
Free--Ask your IST for Username and Password to create a parent educator account.  Students login through Google Account. BrainPOP creates animated, curricular content that engages students, supports educators, and bolsters achievement. Our award-winning online educational resources include BrainPOP Jr.® & BrainPOP
Free--Ask your IST for Username and Password.  Enchanted Learning, LLC produces K-12 educational material that is published online. They have 35,000 pages on their website covering a wide range of topics, and they produce new pages almost every day.
Free--Ask your IST for Username and Password
Reading A-Z provides downloadable and printable leveled books and readers to promote reading instruction, correlated to the CCSS.
Generation Genuis K-8 Science
Free--Ask your IST for Username and Password
 
 
Pathways Online Vendor Curriculum Resources
If you would like to order any of the following curricula for your student, please consult your IST.  Student budgets will be deducted, and login information and passwords for online accounts will be sent within one week of ordering.  
IXL's math skills are aligned to the CCSS, providing comprehensive coverage of math concepts and applications. With IXL's state standards alignments, you can easily find unlimited practice problems specifically tailored to each required standard. With math, language arts, science, and social studies, there's a subject for everyone. We approach each topic from many angles, offering visual representations, interactive activities, and more. With an abundance of questions for every learning style, students are guaranteed to build lasting skills and confidence.
To Register: IST creates account and OPS fee (instructions on Staff Only pages).  Contact Alejandro Vargas (Math Tutor) or Brenda Peterson for support or more information about account setup and management.
Athena’s Academy K-8 (cost varies)
Offers a range of courses in live time geared towards gifted students.
To Register: Students must register with Athena’s Academy using their online application. Parent request payment from IST using PO (note: listed as EMR vendor).
Art of Problem Solving grades 3-8 (costs vary)
The Art of Problem Solving curriculum is specifically designed for high-performing math students. Our texts not only introduce key concepts in mathematics, but also teach students how to develop new ideas themselves and how to apply these ideas to solve challenging problems. In so doing, we help students learn the key problem-solving skills needed for success in top universities and in the most competitive careers, as well as in major national programs like MATHCOUNTS and the American Mathematics Competitions. 
To Register: Order under EMR vendor.  If ordering online classes: Student’s AoPS username (see below), Class Name, Class Start Date. An “AoPS user name” is your student’s username that he/she created when registering his/her account on the aops.com website. You must indicate your student’s AoPS username on any purchase order that includes classes or online books. If your student does not already have an AoPS username, please create one before placing your order by going to our website (aops.com) and clicking on the “Log In/Join” link in the upper-right hand corner.
Online3G 7th-8th (cost varies)
 Offers interactive online classes in a range of junior high and high school subjects for gifted students who are seeking advanced coursework.  G3 classes are grouped by skill level, rather than chronological age, to allow asynchronous learners to accelerate in individual subjects as needed.
To Register: Complete the online registration form and in payment section note School Purchase Order. Parent must pay online a $20 deposit. Pathways will only cover class days that fall within our school calendar days. Parent request must payment from IST using PO (note: listed as EMR vendor).
Outschool K-12 (costs varies)
 A clearinghouse for live online classes
Video chat in small groups is engaging, fun, and convenient. Range of subjects offered for variety of time periods from a few weeks to a full semester.
To Register: All payments are handled through Outschool (listed in EMR list in OPS). In external PO notes please add: Class title (ideally the link to class on Outschool.com), Start date, Parent name, Parent email
Time 4 Learning K-8 ONLY
$19.95 per month for 3 months or more
$25 a month for month-to-month
Covers math, language arts, social studies and science.
Time4Learning’s award-winning, comprehensive curriculum allows parents to be in control of their child’s individual learning path.
The automated grading and record-keeping help parents encourage independent learning, while at the same time, be aware of their child’s progress.
With built in lesson plans, parents can have their child follow the suggested sequence for the year, or focus on a particular area of study.
To register: Teacher must place order in OPS for the number of months desired. In the item description, teacher should indicate the months of purchase (e.g. Online Curriculum Sept-November or Online Curriculum 1 month (Sept). Teacher must add the follow information to the external PO notes:
Parent first and last name
Parent email address
Teacher email address
Mystery Science
Mystery Science offers open-and-go online video lessons that inspire kids to love science. Whether you have just 5-10 minutes in the day, or can devote an hour or more a week to teaching science, we make it easy for you to help children stay curious!
Offering both 5-minute mini-lessons and hour-long, hands-on lessons which are NGSS-aligned for Kindergarten through 5th grade, Mystery Science strives to offer resources that can help a variety of teachers make science more engaging. The lessons are easy to prep, using mostly materials you have on hand in the classroom or at home.
You don't need to be a science expert, or even a teacher, to get started with Mystery Science! Our  expertly narrated videos use story-telling and amazing visuals to keep your students engaged. We even build classroom management right into the lessons, providing timers, step-by-step activity guides, and helping pair up students.
1) Sign up for a free trial: Each family can first sign up for a free homeschool trial here using their own email address: mysteryscience.com if they haven't already had one.
2) If they've already had a free trial, then they need to create a price quote here: mysteryscience.com/order (must be logged into their Mystery Science account)
3) The family e-mails the price quote to the student’s teacher to create a P.O.
4) The teacher creates Purchase Order based on the quote (include quote # and name and email of parent on the PO)
5) Accounts Payable e-mails the approved Purchase Order to Mystery Science to complete the order.