Rippowam Middle School

International Baccalaureate

RESEARCH

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THE WEBSITE TEST: 

Use this guide to help determine the reliability of your web source. 

 

OUR DATABASES:

Visit the  Destiny Catalog for a comprehensive list of our subscriptions and research tools.  

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Visit The Raptor Times e-Newspaper

Watch the principal's message, vote for the Raptors Song of the Month and read what teachers and students from around the building have to say about what's happening at Rippowam.  

Media Center and Computer Lab Sign Up

Enter your name under the location (Media Center or one of the computer labs), date, and time you are booking.  Please give the page time to load - it takes a few seconds. *Requires @stamfordpublicschools.org login. 

 

Book an Appointment with Kousidis

Book an appointment with me to plan a unit of study that incorporates technology or reserve a slot for a training session.  *Requires @stamfordpublicschools.org login.

Available Training: 

Google Classroom/Google Drive

Google Forms, Sheets, Docs, Slides

Create a website using Google Sites

Set up a video conference

Learn to create Screencast tutorials 

Learn to create an eBook: Why eBooks?  

 

 

 

Request iPad Apps

Click here to request apps you'd like added to the iPads on the next update. 

Resources & Tutorials

School Library Journal