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Transparent Language Online

Transparent Language is a powerful language-learning system (featuring over 70 languages) that uses flashcards to teach you a set of words or phrases. It is the fastest possible way to lock foreign words and phrases into your long-term memory. The program is easily operable, with your choice of depth: choose to learn necessary phrases and words for a specific trip or go forward with the program to learn an entirely new language!

Before you can use the BYKI Community Edition mobile app, you must go to the Avalon Library Transparent Language site and login with an existing ID or create a user ID. After logging in, click on the "Go Mobile" tab at the top right-hand corner of the page. This will provide you the CLE code needed to activate the mobile app on your device. To Download mobile app click on: iPhone / iPad or Android

Tutor.com

Tutor.com provides live help for elementary through junior college students and adults from certified tutors in major subjects like math, science, social studies, English, or even assistance with your job search. Available from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. There is one-to-one help writing resumes and finding a job, and high-quality after-school help from expert tutors in more than 20 subjects to prepare students for college or just get through the evening’s assignment. The Skills Center Resource Library with thousands of vetted resource material for all content areas 24/7. Create an account to save your documents and refer to previous tutoring sessions.

 

TumbleBookCloud Junior

TumbleBookCloud Junior is an online collection of ebooks and read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books! This database is a great option for adventurous young readers who wish to read beyond the picture book collection in the TumbleBookLibrar. It is designed specifically for kids in grades three to six.

 

 

TumbleBookCloud

 The TumbleBookCloud is an online collection of ebooks and read-along chapter books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books! All books are available with unlimited access, all the time, from any device with an internet connection. World class educational videos from National Geographic, combined with lesson plans and online quizzes, are a perfect addition to Common Core Curriculum topics. TumbleBooks' Read-Along format combines the flexibility of an ebook with full-length professional narration highlighted text so kids can follow along. TumbleBooks has growing collection of Read-Alongs of Core Curriculum titles such as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Hamlet, and The Great Gatsby. Plus, our enhanced novels include chapter/plot summaries, character sketches, and quizzes. In addition all of our books allow readers to highlight portions of a book and add notes. Readers have the freedom to adjust the text size, line width and spacing, font style and colour, and the background colour on all of our ebooks. This level of customization adds an invaluable level of accessibility to our books.

TumbleBooks

TumbleBooks

TumbleBbooks  is an online collection of animated, talking picturebooks, reading comprehension quizzes, educational games, and teacher resources. Children will love the format. Stories are available in French, Spanish, Chinese, and English. 

 

 

 Atomic Training

  A video-based how-to technology training resource, Atomic Training opens up unlimited access to thousands of short videos covering more than 300 of today's most   popular software applications on both PCs and Macs. You can watch a series of instructional videos to make it a course, you can watch individual short videos to cover what you need to know now, and also search or browse the video library for a specific issue you need help with or for a topic you’d like to know more about.
All the latest offerings — Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, Google, and more
Valuable job training — Improve job skills with in-depth training on Excel and Photoshop, or learn valuable social media techniques with tutorials on Twitter, blogging, and podcasting
Mobile training — Learn how to use mobile products such as the iPhone and iPad
Access anywhere — Watch videos at the library or remotely from home on a PC, Mac, iPad or iPhone.

To watch a tutorial, click here

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
When bookmarking site, please bookmark the first page “RB Digital Gateway” or you WILL NOT BE ABLE TO LOGIN.  To access Atomic Training from the RB Digital Gateway page, click “Software Training” and login or create a new account.

 

 

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