Finding information on the Internet is easy. Finding good information is a lot harder. Discovery OnePlace helps you focus your search and save time.
To use OnePlace, go to http://discovery.aps.k12.co.us/web/guest/home or use the APS OnePlace link found in the right sidebar of every RHS Web page. You will need to provide the username student376 and the password student in the login area at the top of the screen.
Once you've logged in, you can search several things at once. Just put a check in front of the resource you want to search. Here's a list of what you'll be able to search:
Discovery Education Streaming
Short (and not-so-short) videos about just about anything you can think of. Some are downloadable and can be included in PowerPoints, videos, etc.
World Book Online is the electronic version of the World Book Encyclopedia. You can search the encyclopedia, atlas and a dictionary. There is also a special area called Explore Colorado that provides numerous resources specific to Colorado including guides, articles on famous people, colleges and economic information.
NetTrekker is a search engine for K-12 students that now reaches 10 million kids in 19,000 schools through all 50 states. NetTrekker employs 400 teachers throughout the summer to screen the Web sites, so you know you'll find good quality information.
CultureGrams is a resource for information about countries, and our fifty states. Detailed information on each nation and states, along with a picture database, short biographies of famous people of the country, and recipes are provided.
This is a good way to get more information about careers and what it takes to reach your goals.