Online Internet Subscriptions
All the online subscriptions listed below are available to enrolled families free or for a reduced subscription fee. They allow your students to enjoy multi-subject databases which are interactive, research and standard based in alignment with the new BCEdPlan. They also fit into our mission statement for searching online safely and within age appropriate boundaries.
- For enrolled families to access the thirty online subscriptions available to them, please go to your parent homepage in Encom. From the menu along the top, choose “Curriculum Resources”. Then scroll down to find the links and passwords for all the subscriptions available to you; most are free to you.
- Questions may be directed to Beth Johnson. She will be happy to help you.
The following subscriptions are available to registered homeschool families: What in the World?, Canadian Reader, Our Little Earth, EBSCOhost, World Book, Gale Cengage Learning, PebbleGo, PebbleGo Next, Learn360, RightNow Media, and a reduced fee for BrainPOP. For more information and username/password combinations, please email Beth Johnson.
To learn more about how to use the databases for Inquiry purposes read this article here.
Disclaimer. We pray and trust our HCOS families will enjoy these online subscriptions. We encourage parents to supervise their students’ online activities. If you have any concerns do not hesitate to contact your support teacher of Pippa Davies our chair of learning commons.
Browse the Alphabetical Listing of Subscriptions below or search by Subject under Subscriptions.
Adaptive Curriculum(Math & Science)
All the Right Type 4 Online(Typing)
B – C
BrainPOP, BrainPOP Jr, BrainPOP Français and BrainPOP Español (Multi-Subject Video material)
BC ExamBank (Multi-Subject)
Canadian Reader, The (Social Studies)
Coding (Computer ScienceK-8)
Curio.ca (CBC radio and TV documentaries grades 8-12)
Discovery Education Streaming Canada Plus (Multi-Subject)
EBSCOhost (Multi-Subject Research Databases)
EBSCOhost Primary Search (K-7)
EBSCOhost Secondary Search (8-12)
EBSCOhost: Other Databases (to find NoveList, Image search, etc.)
Encyclopedia BC /KNOWBC.com (Social Studies)
Gale Cengage Learning (Multi-Subject)
H I J
KNOWBC.com/Encyclopedia BC (Social Studies)
NoveList Plus (Language Arts)
O P Q R
Our Little Earth (Current Events)
Passport to the Internet (Internet Safety)
Reading Eggs and Reading Eggspress (Language Arts)
RightNow Media (Bible)
SAS® Curriculum Pathways (Multi-Subject)
StudyForge (Math and Science)
T U V
Tynker (Computer science-coding grK-8)
What in the World? (Social Studies)
World Book Encyclopedia (Multi-Subject)
X Y Z