The Khan Academy is a site with over 2,400 short and to the point educational videos for science, math, and more. Students and parents can find help with everything from basic math, calculus, physics, chemistry, finance, history, and more.
Mathtrain.TV is a free, educational "kids teaching kids" project. Students create videos to help their peers learn difficult math concepts.
The CK-12 site provides free, open source materials and textbooks to help students learn.
WolframAlpha gives students access to the world's facts and data and calculates answers across a range of topics.
Harrington Library Consortium for Canyon and Amarillo Public Libraries provides free resources for learning and research. You must have a library card and a pin number for many of the databases. You can obtain these through the public library.
HelpNow! provides homework help for all ages. HelpNow! provides a live tutor for math, science, English, Spanish, and more. Help is also available for ACT, SAT, and GED practice. A Canyon or Amarillo Public Library card number is required along with a pin number assigned from the library. This service is provided by the Harrington Library Consortium.
Google Lit Trips are free downloadable files that mark the journeys of characters from famous literature on the surface of Google Earth. At each location along the journey there are placemarks with pop-up windows containing a variety of resources including relevant media, thought provoking discussion starters, and links to supplementary information about “real world” references made in that particular portion of the story.
Utilize CISD's online grade viewer to see student grades. Contact the campus for a login and password.
This online literacy resource pairs online fiction and non-fiction books to help students with literacy skills. Ask the campus K-6 librarians for details.
TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. Ask the campus K-4 librarians for details.
Web-based instruction, practice, and assessment. Check with the campus for access.
PreK-8th grade technology & digital literacy subscription program.
Access resources to help students become college and career ready.
Receive text messages on your cell phone for district & campus communication. For directions, click here.
2X2 Reading List
For 2 years-2nd grade
Texas Bluebonnet Reading List
Recommended for 3rd-6th
Lonestar Reading List
Recommended for 6th-8th
TAYSHAS Reading List
Recommended for Young Adults
Caldecott Medal for the artist of the most
distinguished American picture book for children.
Newberry Medal for the most
distinguished American children"s
book published the
Notable Book award for the
best of the best children's books.
Canyon ISD libraries have
rich resources and engaging
lessons, books, & materials -
access Destiny library database
from each campus library site