MLK-8 Center Student Resources

The Starfall learn-to-read website is offered free as a public service. Primarily designed for first grade, is also useful for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and second grade. opened in September of 2002 as a free public service and has been teaching children to read with phonics ever since. Our systematic approach, in conjunction with phonemic awareness practice, is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, special education, homeschool, and English language development (ELD, ELL, ESL). Starfall is an educational alternative to other entertainment choices for children.



MLK8 Center Destiny Library Catalog:

View MLK8 Center  online library, check book availability, and view A.R. levels of books.

Encourage learning and teacher-student collaboration by improving your school library’s efficiency and simplifying access to educational resources. Many features built in to our software platform foster learning and development in both the library and classroom. Thus, K-12 schools and districts across the board choose the Follett® Destiny Library™ Manager over any other library management system.

Our interactive solution not only allows librarians and staff to keep thorough, real-time track of inventory and media assets, but our integrated library management system also gives students digital means of discovery and reading in a way that’s both fun and engaging!

Smithsonian Museum

Founded in 1846, the Smithsonian is the world’s largest museum and research complex, consisting of 19 museums and galleries, the National Zoological Park, and nine research facilities.

home-work_helpHomework Helper

Online refernce search engine. Design special for student.

River Deep

Destination Learning Management™ DLM4 gives educators the tools and training they need to provide effective, individualized, standards-based reading and math instruction and assessment. This page contains links to additional resources available to enhance and augment the benefit of Destination Learning Management™ DLM4.

Remember to use your student ID as your login

discovery_kidsDiscovery Channel Kids

Science is squishy, yucky and noisy. Includes a kids chat room, online science games, and a station guide.

bg_sprite_logoandsearchReference information you can trust has more than 100 trusted sources, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, and thesauruses with facts, definitions, biographies, synonyms, pronunciation keys, word origins, and abbreviations.


Merriam-Webster’s Word Central offers kids a student dictionary, Daily Buzzword, and interactive word games.

nkc_bannerNASA Kid Club

Find NASA activities and information about rockets, astronauts, space exploration, space shuttles, solar system, and galaxies. Kid’s interactive game and inline resource.

animal-planet-logoAnimal Planet

Animal Planet is the world’s only entertainment brand that immerses viewers in the full range of life in the animal kingdom with rich, deep content via multiple platforms and offers animal lovers and pet owners access to a centralized online, television and mobile community for immersive, engaging, high-quality entertainment, information and enrichment.

renaissance learningChild’s AR Information

Parents you can access your child’s AR information in Renaissance Home Connect from a computer with web access. Go to the link below. Username is your child’s ID# and password is your child’s ID# and initials.

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A Book Has an AR QuizParents what to find out if a book has an AR quiz? Check out the link below