The Los Gatos Union School District is committed to integrating technology into all aspects of the curriculum. Visit the links below to become familiar with some wonderful resources on the Internet today.
World Book for LGUSD:
WB Online Login & Password are provided by your teacher.
Web, Photo, Video, Audio, Clip Art Resources
Web Resources by Grade Level
Interactive activities, a newsletter, and other great projects and resources.
- Cells Alive!
An interactive website about cells and nuclei
- Cow's Eye Dissection
Watch online. Learn more about eyes or do your own dissection.
- Energy Consumption – Explore this simulation to see how much energy is needed to heat and cool homes in different cities in the US at different times of the year.
- Power Up! – Explore this interactive to find out about the different energy sources used to produce electircity in the United States.
- Future Power – Help determine what fuel source a community should use to keep costs low and produce the least carbon dioxide.
- How to Light Up a Room – Different properties of window covers affect how much light is absorbed, reflected, and transmitted. Explore how five kinds of windo covers affect the light that enters a room.
- Mineral Resources – Explore how mineral resources are in everyday objects.
Digital Literacy – Internet
Digital Literacy – Productivity
Digital Literacy – Creativity
National Educational Technology Standards
The National Educational Technology Standards (NETS) are published by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE).