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Welcome to Searchlight Kids!
Purchase Apps for iPad/iPhone
Set Up an Apple iTunes Account: This will require a username and password. You will be required to sign in by entering your password any time you want to purchase and download an App.
Connect to the iTunes App Store: This can be done through your computer or through our iPad/iPhone purchase buttons.
Locate Desired Apps: Search by title for the App(s) you desire, or use the direct links we've supplied for each App on that App's web page.
Download Apps: To download Apps directly to your mobile device, you must enable your device for direct downloading. Otherwise, you must download the App(s) to your computer and sync your device so the Apps are shared with your mobile device.
Purchase Web Apps for Viewing Via Computer
Through the Chrome Web Store
Download and Install Google Chrome: This is Google's web browser. Simply do a web search for "Google Chrome" and the appropriate link will be available. Google Chrome can be installed with either Windows or Mac operating systems. It's free!
After Google Chrome is Installed: You have the option of making it your default web browser or using it as a secondary browser. An icon will be placed on your desktop (Windows) or you can drag the icon from the Applications folder into the Dock (Mac).
Launch Google Chrome: Once Google Chrome is open, do a search for the "Chrome Web Store," or copy and paste this web address into the URL Address Bar: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/category/home.
Set Up a Chrome Web Store Account: This will require a username and password. You will be required to sign in by entering your password any time you want to purchase and download a Web App.
Locate Desired Web Apps: Search by title for the Web App(s) you desire, or use the direct links we've supplied for each App on that App's web page. Note: Open the Searchlight Virtual School web site in Google Chrome when using the direct links on our web pages.
Download and Install Web Apps: The purchased Web Apps will be downloaded and installed on your computer and accessible any time the Google Chrome Web Browser is active.
Set Bookmarks for Convenient Access to Web Apps: Consider bookmarking both the Chrome Web Store and the page which gives you access to all of your purchased and downloaded Web Apps. (To locate the page on which your Web Apps are stored, click the "gear" icon to the right of your e-mail address at the top right of the screen, then choose "Your Apps." The page containing all your Web Apps will open. Place the bookmarks in the Bookmarks Bar so you are only a click away from your destination any time you launch Google Chrome.
Setting Bookmarks: To set bookmarks, click the star in the top right corner of the screen. To make sure your bookmarks show up in the Bookmarks Bar, click the wrench tool > Bookmarks > Show Bookmarks Bar. Click the star at any time to see all of your bookmarks.
The Searchlight Virtual School is a division of Ocean East Publishing.
The Searchlight software programs used on this site are the property of Ocean East Publishing and are for individual use by Searchlight students.
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Phone: 772-563-9457 • E-mail: Michelle@SearchlightVS.com