Please find below a range of useful links for current students at Kerang Christian College.
Reading Eggs makes learning to read interesting and engaging for kids, with great online reading games and activities. Children love the games, songs, golden eggs and other rewards which, along with feeling proud of their reading, really motivate children to keep exploring and learning.
Accelerated Reader (AR) is software for primary and secondary schools used for monitoring the practice of reading. It was created by Renaissance Learning, Inc.
Auslan Signbank is a language resources site for Auslan (Australian Sign Language). Auslan is the language of the deaf community in Australia.
Cybersmart is a national cybersafety and cybersecurity education program managed by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), as part of the Australian Government's commitment to cybersafety. The program is specifically designed to meet the needs of its target audiences of children, young people, parents, teachers and library staff.
Edmodo is the world’s largest K-12 social learning community where teachers, students and parents can connect safely and securely. Edmodo helps connects all learners with the people and resources they need to teach their full potential.
Mathletics is a powerful learning resource for Mathematics. Mathletics provides an opportunity for students to reinforce their learning across the Prep to Year 12 curriculum helping students enjoy maths and improve their results.
myfuture is Australia’s free online career information service created to assist career planning, career pathways and work transitions. The service was updated and relaunched in December 2013 to better meet the needs of its users. The easy-to-use website supports people to make career decisions, plan their career pathways and manage work transitions, whatever their career or life stage.
Premier’s Active April is part of the Victorian Government’s commitment to promote healthy and active lifestyles and get Victorians to join in the fun of increased physical activity. Premier’s Active April encourages all Victorians to do 30 minutes of physical activity a day during April. As a participant, you can log your daily activity with the Active April app and chart your progress throughout the month. Primary School students at Kerang Christian College have been participating in Active April.
With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community. Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century. Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. It is provided free of charge.
Storybird lets anyone make visual stories in seconds. Storybird curate artwork from illustrators and animators around the world and inspire writers of any age to turn those images into fresh stories. It's a simple idea that has attracted millions of writers, readers, and artists to the platform. Families and friends, teachers and students, and amateurs and professionals have created more than 5 million stories—making Storybird one of the world's largest
Sunskools use the power of the sun to generate electricity! Solar panels on the roof of a Sunskool generate electricity to run lights, computers and other school appliances. On sunny days, if your school generates more than it uses that extra electricity is exported to the main power grid. On overcast days and at night, if your school needs more power it is imported automatically from the main powerlines. The Sunskool website provides up to the minute information about how much energy each Sunskool is generating and how much energy the school is using. You can see your school’s information at a glance with colourful graphs that update each time you visit the website.
Primary School students at Kerang Christian College participate in the Premier’s Reading Challenge annually. Reading plays a critical role in literacy development and future educational success. It expands our minds and inspires us to discover the exciting new adventures waiting among the pages of a good book.