Welcome to the Learning Links page of the Barr website. The resources listed in this section will help students and parents find ways to learn at home. You will find multiple online resources to help with Math, English Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, Technology and other subjects.
We hope you find these resources useful. Each link will take you off the GIPS website. Our curriculum experts around the district have helped select these links. However, if you find a link that isn't working or has changed, we apologize.
A few resources you may also look for:
Measurement of Academic Progress creates a personalized assessment experience by adapting to each student's learning level.
Founded in 1999, BrainPOP creates animated, curricular content that engages students, supports educators, and bolsters achievement. These award-winning online educational resources include BrainPOP Jr. (K-3), BrainPOP, BrainPOP Español , and, for English language learners, BrainPOP ESL. BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. are also home to GameUp, a free educational games portal for the classroom.
Live Homework Help from Tutor.com is available with your library card number. Teachers online through this company can help with homework, but not give the answers.
Online collection of read-along titles for elementary, middle school, and high school students which features adjustable online text and complete audio narration.
An educational website that takes the ideas of a social network and refines them and makes it appropriate for a classroom. Great resource for student blogging.
A social network that allows users to create free interactive posters, or Glogs. A "Glog", short for "graphics blog", is an interactive multimedia image. It looks like a poster, but readers can interact with the content.
Provides education and career planning resources to students, parents, educators, adults, and employers.
Middle School Sexual Education
The Grand Island Public Schools have adopted the National Sexuality Education Standards.