Journey's Student Reader Volume 1(You can click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser to access our 1st Student Reader. These are stories your child should be able to read on their own using decodable words and High Frequency Words. They love reading these in class!)https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/reading/journeys2014/na/grk/ese_9780547909134_/vol1/launch.htmlJourney's Student Reader Volume 2(You can click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser to access our 2nd Student Reader. Your child has read some of these stories in class already and can certainly try new ones. They love reading these in class!)https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/reading/journeys2014/na/grk/ese_9780547909134_/vol2/launch.htmlJourney's Leveled Readers(Click on the link below. Each shape on the page leads you to different leveled readers that the students can read on their own or if you click on the Audio button, it will read the story to them while highlighting each word.)https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/reading/journeys2014/na/grk/strategic_intervention_9780547896229_/launch.htmlJouney's Big Books(These are great stories from our reading series that you can read to your child. Click on the link and then click on any title you would like to read to your child.)https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/reading/journeys2014/na/grk/ancillary_9780547979564_/launch.htmlMore Read Alouds From Journey'shttps://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/reading/journeys2014/na/grk/tc_te_9780547979588_/launch.htmlMath Module LessonsGo to the "Classroom News" section of my Teacher Page and look under 'Math' to find quick kid friendly videos that go along with each lesson we,ve done so far in Module 4. They're give a mini lesson, are easy to understand and filled with fun examples.How To Access Clever To Get To Excellent Websites/Apps Used At School
Go to www.buffaloschools.org
Click on ‘Students’ on the top right side.
Click on ‘Clever’ on the left side.
You will be directed to a box that has both Clever Badge log in (use your child’s QR code) and **Log in with Active Directory. (use your 900#)
You can also get to Clever by clicking on the link below.
Moby Max: Individualized Math Instruction at YOUR child’s level. Students can practice math facts, word problems, and activities/tasks that address all grade level standards.
Lexia: Individualized Reading Instruction at YOUR child’s level. Students can practice letter sounds, decoding, sight words, sequencing, etc.
MyOn: Digital Library. Students can browse books by topic/category and have them read to them. Students can even take a quick comprehension quiz after reading.
Suggested Daily Schedule during our time at home
Lexia: 30 minutes a day
Moby Max: 30 minutes a day
MyOn: 30 minutes a day *Make sure to take the comprehension test after listening to a story
The following links are games the student can play to practice their skills while having fun! You can't beat that!www.starfall.com (reading and math games)http://www.teachers.cr.k12.de.us/~galgano/dibel2.htm (reading games)http://www.abcya.com/ (reading games)www.pbskids.org (reading and math games)www.sesamestreet.org (reading and math games and much more)www.kids.nationalgeographic.com (lots of animal videos and nature to explore)www.coolmath4kids.com (fun math games to play)The following links will provide you with information on the Common Core Learning Standards, Kindergarten Expectations, and our school's reading and math program.
http://pta.org/files/2012_NPTA_PG-Kindergarten.pdf (A parent's guide to help your child be successful in mastering skills of the Common Core Learning Standards)
http://www.engageny.org (an online version of our math program- Just type 'kindergarten math modules' into the search engine. We are currently in Module 4.)