for information: KidsClick
for fun: Yahooligans
And you can use your library card to get all sorts of infomation online:
eLibrary for newspaper articles and reference sources
Ebsco MasterFile for all sorts of magazine articles, hundreds of thousands of them
Info to Go
Issues and Controversies
and books !
Your school web site
Takoma Park Middle School
Online Resources provided by your school or by MCPS.
You have access to additional subscription databases supplied by the schools,
but you need to get a user name and password from your school media
specialist (or from the children's or reference librarians in our
library). Lost your log-in information and can't find a librarian? We
have many of the same resources in print in the library, including
Encyclopaedia Britannica and many reference books, including various
encyclopedias, in Spanish.
Blackboard You will need a user name and password
Careers You Need to write this down Site ID: 0025990 Password: takoma
TPMS wiki pages (students and teachers)
Students: Pseudonymity is encouraged. Never give out real, identifying information online.
- [Dr. Backfield]
- [DK|DK's Homework Help]
- Smarter than my Brother
- [Loverboy Lovenu]
- [Dr Abor]
You can just use your TP library card to get into Electric Library and Issues and Controversies
Did you know the Blue Devils were a famous [jazz] band? Lester Young,
the grandfather of modern jazz, played for the Blue Devils. Jazz is
replete with nicknames. Duke Elliington, Count Basie, Prez Young.