Students

Welcome, students!

Hey MCDS students–here are some links to help you make the most of technology at school and at home.

 MCDS Tech Responsible Use Policies
Student Login Cheat Sheet (bit.ly/mcdslogin)
MCDS Family Handbook (bit.ly/mcdshandbook)
Upper School RUP (bit.ly/mcdsrup)
4th Grade RUP (bit.ly/mcdsrup4)
3rd Grade RUP (bit.ly/mcdsrup3)
1st&2nd Grade RUP
Chromebook FAQs
iPad FAQs
KWT Keyboard Keyboarding
KWT Login (1st-4th graders)
Typing Club (5th-8th graders)
 DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP & ONLINE SAFETY
Digital Compass game
Digital Citizenship Videos
Netsmartz Kids
Netsmartz Tweens
Netsmartz Teens
 INSPIRATION FOR STUDENTS
Video: Braille Printer made from Lego Mindstorms
Video: GoldieBlox & Rube Goldberg Princess Machine
8 Inspiring Eco-Inventions
TED Talk: 12 year-old app developer
Video: Obama asks America to learn computer science
Short film: Code Stars
“The programmers of tomorrow are the wizards of the future”
 CODING TOOLS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Hopscotch
Lightbot
Tynker
Scratch
Beginning-Python for teenagers
Hour of Code (December)
Khan Academy: Watch Videos and Learn to Code!
MIT App Inventor
Code for Fashion & Design, Art, Gaming, and More