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Learning Commons Instructions for Enrolled DL Patrons, EAs & Teachers

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Using the Search Portal  Here is a 6-1/2 minute Vimeo with Instructions for enrolled DL patrons using the Learning Commons Search Portal. Log in:   Enrolled Patrons and HCOS teachers who have an ENCOM password will log in to the Search Portal at https://hcs...

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Gizmos

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Description Gizmos are interactive math and science simulations. Over 475 Gizmos aligned to the latest standards help educators bring powerful new learning experiences to students.  Gizmos use an inquiry-based approach to learning validated by extensive res...

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Second Language
Math
Science
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KnowBC (Home of Encyclopedia of BC)

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Description KnowBC is the leading general reference site for BC. It brings together many resources, including the Encyclopedia of BC, which contains some 4,000 articles and 1,000 pictures about the Canadian province of British Columbia.   Gr. K - 12 Subscr...

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Indigenous Content
Social Studies
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Learn360

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  Description  Learn360 (K - 12) is the ultimate streaming multimedia resource. Students and parents can access about 200,000 media resources on any internet-enabled device anytime, anywhere. Engaging content landing pages make it easy to find the wealth of ...

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Learn360
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Career Education
Christian Studies
Indigenous Content
Second Language
Math
PE and Health
Social Studies
Science
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Subscriptions - Teaching Students How to Do Research

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Discovery Education Tools Resources for Student Exploration in DE How to Research & Save to Your Folder in Discovery Education Searching for Resources and Filtering Your Search Results in Discovery Education Organizing Your Research, My Favourites and Cita...

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Currents4Kids and News4Youth

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Description  This Canadian social studies Subscription contains current events with weekly articles.  This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex and Registered families. Currents4Kids (Gr. 3 - 7)Currents4Kids (Gr. 3 - 7) is a Canadian online social st...

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Indigenous Content
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Arts Education
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EVERFI

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Description EVERFI (K - 12) covers topics such as digital citizenship, STEM, financial literacy, Health and career readiness. This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex and Registered families.  These programs are available to HCOS students at no co...

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Language Arts
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Health
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4Canoes

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Description 4Canoes magazine (K - 12) has articles vetted by the indigenous communities about which they were written.  This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex and Registered families. This is considered a very accurate resource. These magazines we...

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Axis

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Description Axis (Gr. 7 - 12) is geared toward building lifelong faith by helping parents and caring adults talk with teens about topics they might not otherwise discuss. This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex, and Registered families. Axis' visio...

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Career Education
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BC ExamBank

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Description BC ExamBank (K - 12) allows students to write online practice exams in core subject areas for all grade levels from Kindergarten to Grade 12.  This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex, and Registered families. The ExamBank consists of pr...

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Social Studies
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ADST
Arts Education
Christian Studies
Language Arts
French Language
Math

BrainPOP Science

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Description BrainPOP Science (Gr. 6 - 8) is a new, powerful, student-driven science experience. This Subscription is available to Enrolled and Flex families. Empower your middle school student to do, discuss, and analyze real science through:   Inquiry-bas...

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BrainPOP

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Description BrainPOP (Gr. 3 - 8) offers digital educational content with over 800 topics available. This Subscription is available to Enrolled and Flex families. BrainPOP (Gr. 3 - 6)BrainPOP's cross-curricular topics include an animated movie—written with h...

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Music

Canadian Reader and What in the World? Magazines

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Description These magazines (Gr. 3 - 10) are Canadian and the World Current Events Subscriptions. This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex and Registered families. The Canadian Reader ( Gr. 3 - 5)The Canadian Reader is a classroom-ready current even...

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Social Studies
Current Events
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Indigenous Content
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Discovery Education

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Description The Discovery Education (K - 12) online video library contains over 5,000 full-length educational videos, including Canadian content correlated to Provincial standards.   This Subscription is available to Enrolled and Flex families. You can se...

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Indigenous Content
Arts Education
Career Education
Second Language
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Indigenous Content
Math
PE and Health
Science
Social Studies
Current Events
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Research
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Video Content

Enchanted Learning

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Description Enchanted Learning (Gr. K - 5) provides crafts and activities and is very helpful in preparation for holiday activities. This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex and Registered families. Enchanted Learning® produces children’s educationa...

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Social Studies
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Crafts
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Indigenous Content
Arts Education
Second Language

Explora Canada - Canadian Reference Centre

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Description Explora Canada (Gr. 8 - 12) supports student research with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality. This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex, and Registered families. EBSCO supports learning and instruction using Explora, a ...

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Indigenous Content
Arts Education
Second Language
Math
PE and Health
Science
Social Studies
Canadian
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Research

Grammarly

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Description  Grammarly is an American cloud-based typing assistant. It reviews spelling, grammar, punctuation, clarity, engagement, and delivery mistakes in English texts, detects plagiarism, and suggests replacements for the identified errors. It allows us...

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Language Arts
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Universal Supports

Focused Education Resources - BC Digital Classroom

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Description Focused Education Resources (K - 12) is a consortium of BC public school districts and independent schools that work together cooperatively. This Subscription is available to Enrolled, Flex, and Registered families. The goal is to ensure that BC...

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Research
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Arts Education
Career Education
Second Language
Language Arts
Math
PE and Health
Science
Social Studies
Current Events
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Family Info

Gale Databases

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Description GALE Cengage Learning is one of the world leaders in research and educational publishing for libraries and schools. It includes full-text magazine and newspaper articles and articles from over 600 online databases with the up-to-date subject matte...

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Career Education
Language Arts
Indigenous Content
French Language
Math
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Social Studies
Research
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