6/1-6/5: Optional/enrichment assignments:
Science and virtual fieldtrips: FUN STARTS HERE
https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html (Explore NASA Missions/Games/Gallery)
https://www.funbrain.com/ (Math Games)
https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/games/ (National Geographic Games)
https://www.sikids.com/ (sports illustrated for kids)
https://student.freckle.com/#/login (Freckle - if you have account/log-in)
Read 20 minutes *you could even build a fort and read in there *you are never too old to build a fort! :)
Typing Practice (typing.com / Turbo Type)
https://www.lego.com/en-us/Default.aspx (Lego Play Zone)
Read your favorite song lyrics and time yourself (fluency practice) - record your time and then do it again for a few consecutive days - and see how your word per min (wpm) increases/improves.
Take a deck of cards and flip 2 cards over at a time (like war) - add/subtract/multiply the numbers for fluency practice.
Play a board game
Read a story to your younger sibling (work on your prosody (tone/expressions/pitch) while you're reading.
Call your Grandma or Grandpa just to say “hi” and check-in
Write a thank-you card or letter to someone that has done something kind for you/or others
Start a summer journal
Find a recipe that looks yummy, make a list of ingredients that you need from the store, and help prepare it for your family. Don’t forget to set the table! 😊
Last Week ASSIGNMENTS: (*submit by 6/2 at midnight for credit)
6th Period: Study Skills Whiteboard: Assignments by Teacher
*Helpful Tool: Weekly Agenda
This week: focus on classwork in your core classes, late/missing work and final exams/projects. Everything is due by Friday.
LATE / PAST ASSIGNMENTS IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO EARN CREDIT:
PAST DUE, but not too late to submit this!
Read the following letter on how to draft an email: EMAIL LETTER
After you finish reading the letter, please draft an email utilizing the format and instructions in the letter. Please answer the following questions within the body of your email.
* Where will you complete your classwork each day? (ME: I set up a desk in my guestroom with all my supplies, files and work essentials.)
*How do you plan on keeping track of your assignments and due dates? (ME: I'm using a dry erase board so that I can update it daily with my tasks and due dates. I'm also using the calendar in Outlook.)
* How many hours of sleep to you get each night? (ME: I've been getting 7 hours of sleep each night right now, but I'm planning to start going to bed earlier this week.)
Please send your finished email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
PAST DUE, but not too late! If you havent signed up, it's not too late. Read directions carefully.
Create a typing.com account utilizing this link Typing Practice Sign-In - this will take you to our class page.
If you have an existing account, you can link them after you click on the class link FIRST. I must be able to identify you and track your progress. If your current USERNAME is something that I won't recognize as you, please make a new account or send me an email with your username so I know which account is yours.
3 WEEKS AGO: I assigned a 3 min typing test. Please log-on and complete asap.
2 WEEKS AGO: WRITING PROMPT / MINI TYPING LESSON
1 WEEK AGO: WRITING PROMPT / MINI TYPING LESSON
CURRENT THIS WEEK: LESSON AND WRITING PROMPT
I've added your assignments to Freckle for the week. It's important to remember that these tasks are not timed, please do not rush though them. Read each question completely before making your choice. Your written responses should include complete sentences, transition words, details, reference to text and correct punctuation to the best of your ability. These assignments are not graded as DONE/NOT DONE. I will be monitoring your scores regularly and checking to see how much time/thought/effort you put into each response. Please do your best. :)
ZERO Period (Academic Skills). Class CODE: u95ty4 / enter First Name and last INITIAL only.
6th Period (Study Skills) Class CODE: ju9ffs / enter First Name and last INITIAL only.
Assigned lessons are due on FRIDAY (5/23/20)