Thank you for your patience this week while we worked to put together this packet of resources for learning from a distance. Enclosed in this packet, you will find supplemental materials to help prevent learning loss. Information contained in this packet represents concepts previously covered in class, along with some fun activities for your student to do at home!
How can you connect with us?
If you have any questions during this time, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. You can reach us through our regular classroom communication apps, such as Class Dojo or by email:
Mrs. Gallagher- email@example.com
Ms. Liva- firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs. Krotche- email@example.com
Mrs. Dorda- firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Gould- email@example.com
We welcome daily check-ins, pictures, letters or messages from students!
Notes About Attached Resources
- The Writing Choice Board has enough choices to last for all 3 weeks.
- The i-Ready at Home Math Packet has enough pages to last for all 3 weeks.
Week 2: i-Ready at home ELA packet only do pages 9-15.
Week 3: i-Ready at home ELA packet only do pages 18-28.
Storyline Online https://www.storylineonline.net/
YouTube (Avalon Teachers Reading Stories) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmHV9lixJmENDfXQN-8mQ0Q/videos
Freckle https://www.freckle.com/ (Mrs. Dorda, Mrs. Krotche and Ms. Gould)
MobyMax https://www.mobymax.com/ (Mrs. Gallagher)
Zearn https://www.zearn.org/ (Mrs. Liva)
Prodigy https://www.prodigygame.com/ (Ms. Gould)
Nat Geo Kids https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/
PBS Kids https://pbskids.org/
Sample Daily Schedule During Time Off
Please note this is just a suggested schedule J
*Brush teeth and get dressed for the day
(comfy clothes welcomed)
½ hour of reading (packet activity)
½ hour of writing (select topic from writing choice board)
½ hour of computer based learning (Raz Kids, Storyline, etc.)
(if they can’t get outside, gonoodle.com is free and students love it)
*Arts and Crafts/Build/Experiment
Check the list of STEM activities attached for ideas
*Silent Reading Time (15-20 minutes)
Flashlight reading/Read in your room
i-Ready Math Packet work (20 minutes)
10 minutes of practicing math facts
20 minutes of computer based math learning (Zearn, Freckle, MobyMax)
*Reading Choice Time
Read to your Stuffed Animal
Have a Family Member Read to You
Listen to a Story Online (YouTube, Storyline, etc.)
*Clean up time
Pick one room to straighten or clean or do a chore for your family
Tell one thing you learned or did to a parent or to your teacher
You can reach your teacher on ClassDojo or email!
Pictures welcome too!