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Special Education Digital Resources

Available thru NVUSD

britannica middle schoolStudents can access directly from school or from home with a username/password [nvusd/grapes].
Additional portals for elementary or high school content may be found here

overdrive middle school
ELEMENTARY  /  HIGH SCHOOL

Students are assigned access based on their grade. If you have a student who needs access to a different level, contact library services.

Try these collections for accessible reading: audiobooks, read-alongs, and Rapid Reads.

opposing viewpoints

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is one of several Gale resources that brings together articles, audio, videos, opinion essays and primary sources about contemporary controversies and hot topics with a simple to use interface. Informed, differing views help learners develop critical-thinking skills and draw their own conclusions. 

Available to High School Students—follow link and select school.

Available with OneCard

tumblebooksTumblebooks is a great resource for students at all reading levels. Multiple formats including ebooks, read-alongs, videos, graphic novels and more to engage even the most reluctant reader.

tutor.comTutor.com is a fully online tutoring service with tutors available in more than 40 subjects including Math, Science, Social Studies, English, AP ® Support, and Foreign Languages. Tutoring sessions take place in an easy-to-use online classroom, which runs in your web browser.

Available daily from 3pm to 10pm in English and Spanish. 

cavendish square digital
Cavendish Square Digital features straightforward, easy-to-navigate content that provide students with comprehensive content on the animal kingdom highly engaging with photos, charts, diagrams, and timelines to enhance and extend learning. 

Available for free online (may require account)

quill.org
Quill provides free writing and grammar activities for elementary, middle, and high school students

california career zone
The California CareerZone site is a secure career exploration and coaching platform focused on career and transition planning to help people explore, plan for and pursue careers that reflect their passion, skills, and life goals.

mathantics
Math Antics is a series of videos designed to teach basic math skills and concepts in a visually engaging way. All  content is in the realm of basic math that is typically taught in Elementary or Middle School. 

khan academy
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.

newsela
Newsela publishs high-interest news and nonfiction articles daily at five levels of complexity for grades 2-12 using a proprietary, rapid text-leveling process. By combining relevant and interesting nonfiction content with standards-aligned assessments, Newsela gives educators the primary solution to dramatically improve students’ literacy skills for the 21st century.

freckle.com
Freckle.com provides a free Differentiation Platform so teachers can reach all of their students at the level that’s best for them with a one-stop shop for Math, ELA, Social Studies, and Science. Every lesson is available in different levels, so every student can learn and understand the material at their own level.