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Students in 6th-8th grade use this internet based program to learn through reading high-interest informational text.
The First 4000 Words
The First 4,000 Words program helps prepare students to read by increasing their knowledge of the 4,000 most frequently used English words within an interactive and engaging online environment.
HPS students that are enrolled in the program can log in using their S-number and password.
TumbleBooks for Kids
The TP is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Math Stories,Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), Videos (from National Geographics), TumbleTV which consists of pre-set playlists of a sequence of books, Tumble Puzzles & Games, and TumbleResources for teachers and students. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books which we have licensed from children’s book publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format.
Does your child use Scholastic News in his or her classroom? The teacher may have a unique code that allows access to the magazines at that grade level. If you are interested in accessing them at home, drop a note or email to your child’s teacher. Each code is unique to that teacher/grade level.