Mrs. Schuster

  Kindergarten
 Distance Learning

     
 *Important*   
Please select Announcements/Upcoming Events for updates on our Weekly Class Meeting on GoogleClassroom and for information about Virtual Lessons on GoogleMeet. A video of our Weekly Class meeting that was on at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 6th can be found on Google Classroom.

Be sure to check Google Classroom for our Schedule for Distance Learning for the week .  Also check frequently for updated information and new learning activities.



**Students/families, please send me an email if you did not receive your kindergartner's username and password and I will send them to you.   Y
ou will need this information to join and access some online platforms that were suggested by the district that our class use for weekly lessons, class meetings and for parent/teacher communication. For the remainder of the school year we will be meeting on GoogleClassroom and GoogleMeet.  I will also be using the Remind App to contact parents. If you did not receive the Remind app access information, please email me.

Email: sherry_schuster@etiwanda.org


Please use this page to help you navigate our optional at-home learning opportunities. The following assignments are
recommended for students to complete each school day
. 

When choosing activities from the attached file, feel free to substitute any materials for ones you have available at home. 

AtHomeLearningActivitiesEmergencyPlans.pdf   
 

Week 1: March 16th - March 20th
Spring Break - Enjoy your time off!
Week 2: March 30th - April 3rd
Week 3: April 6th - April 10th
Week 4: April 13th - April 17th
Assignments for the remaining weeks of the school year will be added at a later date.

Reading and writing assignments can be taken from the weekly lesson plans.


**If you experience any difficulty or have any challenges with distance learning please use
 helpdesk@etiwanda.orgfor answers to your questions.***
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i-Ready

Reading and/or Math lessons-
  15 to 20 minutes per day
 https://login.i-ready.com 

How to access i-Ready at home:
1. Click on the blue
oval K-1 Card Login
 2. Enter our class number 327924
 3. Find your name and animal. Click on it.
 4. Enter your Picture Code.
 5. Choose Reading or Math. 


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Your kindergarten student should be able to enter his/her name, animal and picture code. If not, please email me.* 
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Reading A-Z 
10 to 15 minutes per day. This reading program provides leveled readers for your child to use to practice reading books at his/her own reading level. Look for the information on GoogleClassroom to access Reading A-Z.
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Sight words

Week 1:  March 16th to March 20th
Review:  
help, too, other, into, all

 Spring Break

 Week 2:  March 30th - April 3rd
  where, look, know, write

 Week 3:  April 6th - April 10th
come, does, first, sound

 Week 4:  April 13th to April 17th
  more give less

 Week 5:  April 20th to April 24th
Color Words: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, black, brown, gray, white

 
 Week 6 April 27 to May 1st
Number words:
- zero, one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten


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Social Studies Activities
Found on the daily lesson choices on the at-home optional assignments pdf;  or you may use PBS Learning Media.
o  K-5 video. Write or draw about the video.


https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/grades/prek/ 

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Science

Based on your child's interests, here are two websites that feature science videos.

www.mysteryscience.com

www.kids.nationalgeographic.com

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Additional digital education resources:

www.abcya.com
www.starfall.com
www.pbskids.com
www.gonoodle.com (for P.E. activities)
scholastic.com/learnathome
www.khanacademy.com

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Helpful Hints

 Website for Resources. 
http://cb.etiwanda.org/chromebooks-s/default2.asp

--Make sure that everyone is logged out of Google Chrome on the device before having your student sign in.

--For ConnectED click the ConnectED link at the website above then, choose the ConnectED button on the apps page that opens.

--For i-Ready click on the i-Ready link on the web site above then choose "Log in with Google" when the i-Ready window opens

--Passwords are case sensitive.