Resources for Teachers

Resources for Teachers

teacherOnline Resources
The district's online resources put you and your students in direct contact with authoritative, legitimate, and current sources of information for your academic research projects, and many conveniently provide students with correct citation formats. These resources may be accessed at school or through a home Internet connection. 

Britannica School
-Online encyclopedia (3 reading levels), double-click dictionary, biographies, news, world atlas, compare countries, tour the U.S.A., and more.
Username: hammond 
Password: learn

G Suite For Education-Access your Google Drive, Docs, Forms, Plus, Sheets, Sites, Classroom, and more!
and password: Your current SCH email address and password

-Indiana's virtual library (home access for all IN residents)
Username and password: Your choice

Gale Resources 2.0-Biography in Context, Contemporary Authors, Gale Virtual Reference Library, Health Reference Center Academic, Lit Finder, Indiana History Online, Science in Context, and more
Password: hammond

More MHS Resources:
Library Catalog
Library Media Center DVD Collection
Library Media Center VHS Collection

"4 Teachers" - Home Access to Online Resources
How to schedule a Chromebook cart using Google Calendar

Other helpful Web sites:
Bibme (Bibliography maker and citation guide)
Citation Machine (Citation-making site)
Common Sense Media (Digital Citizenship)
Copyright and Fair Use Animation (Common Sense Media)
Copyright and Fair Use Guidelines (from
Discovery Education
EasyBib (Free bibliography generator)
Hammond Public Library
Internet Public Library
Kahn Academy
NewsEla (Nonfiction literacy and current events)
PaperRater (Plagiarism detection, auto grader, spelling/grammar check)
PBS Learning Media
Remind 101 (Free and safe text messaging for teachers)