Weekly assignments for K-2

  • Winter and the New Year are Here: Let's learn about the weather and winter season!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 1/3/2021

     

    Happy New Year! Winter is here winter

    Learn about the winter season with these fun activities below!

     

    Remember to practice typing using Typing.com, log in using Clever!

    typing.com

     

    1) Work on the January Calendar by clicking on link below:

    Calendar

     

    2) Decorate a snowman by clicking on link below:

     Snowman

     

    3) Create a snowman in abcya.com by clicking on link below:

    Build a snowman

     

    4) Do some online coloring by clicking on link below:

    Mitten

    Freezing

    Snowman

    Snowboarding

    Penguin 

       

    5) Dress for the weather in this abcya game by clicking on link below:

    Dress for the weather

      

    6) Watch a video on proper clothing for the winter season by clicking on link below:

    Video

     

    7) Learn about New Years traditions by watching video and taking quiz in BrainPop

    New Years

    And Lunar New Year by watching video and trying the quiz in BrainPopJr.

    LunarNewYear

     

    8) Play some interactive games on PBS Kids by clicking on links below:

    Winter Games

     

    9) Try interactive snow games on National Geographic by clicking on link below:

    Arctic Fox Games

     

    10) Watch a fun video on the winter solstice by clicking on link below:

    Dinosaur Video on Winter Solstice

     

    11) Listen to book: Brave Irene on storyline online, by clicking on link below, then press play:

    Brave Irene 

    Or other winter books in epic.com

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  • December Holidays!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 11/30/2020

    Happy Holidays!

    Let's learn about holidays that take place in December.  But first practice typing using Typing.com (select log-in with clever):

    Typing.com

     

    1) Fill out the December calendar, remember to mark special holidays and events you celebrate with your family!

    Calendar

     

    2) Learn about Winter holidays in BrainPopJr. - watch video & take a quiz

    Winter Holidays

     

    3) Do a word search by selecting one below and pressing the play button:

    Hanukkah word search

    Christmas word search

     

    4) Color holiday pictures by clicking on the picture below:

    Hanukkah

    Christmas

    Kwanza

     

    5) Put up some Christmas lights and practice clicking and dragging by clicking on link below:

    Holiday lights

     

    6) Make a Christmas tree by clicking on link below and pressing play:

    Make a Christmas Tree

     

    7) Try the Ornaments Puzzle, click on link below:

    Puzzle

     

    8) Try the Dreidel Game by clicking on link below:
    Dreidel game

     

    9) Try the Hanukkah Gelt Game by clicking on link below:

    Gelt Game

     

    10) Play some holiday lights math by clicking on link below:

    Holiday light math 

     

    11) Find the hidden presents by clicking on link below and press play:

    Find hidden presents

     

    12) Try a crossword puzzle by picking one below:

    Hanukkah crossword puzzle

    Christmas crossword puzzle

     

    13) Have some Christmas tree fun by clicking on link below:

    Christmas tree fun

     

    14) Learn about Kwanza by watching the video, click on link below:

    Video

     

    15) Try the Kwanzaa puzzle by clicking on link below:

    Puzzle

     

    16) Watch the Christmas holiday video by clicking on link below:

    Video

     

    17) Watch a Hanukkah holiday video by clicking on the link below:

    Video

     

    18) Play Super Santa by clicking on link below and pressing play:

    Super Santa Jr.

    Super Santa

     

    19) Challenge yourselve with this ornament game:

    Ornament game

     

    20) Try this challenging Christmas puzzle

    Puzzle

     

    21) Make factory Christmas balls:

    Factory balls

      

    22) Play the winter holidays meaning of beep in BrainPop by clicking on link below and logging in:

    Meaning of Beep

     

    Have a great holiday break!!!

     

     

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  • Thanksgiving!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 11/16/2020

     

     ***Practice finding letters on the keyboard by clicking on link below to Keyboard Jump and select 'Easy' levels:

    Keyboard Jump

     

    1) Fill out the November calendar by clicking on link below and pressing play button

    Calendar

     

    2) Check out the silly Turkey in Starfall:

    Letter T for Turkey

     

    3) Do some online coloring, pick a picture by clicking on a blue link below: 

    Online coloring: Turkey

    Online coloring: Parade

    Online coloring: You Pick : )

     

    4) Try a word search - pick your grade level:

    Word Search

     

     

    5) Play the memory/concentration game by clicking on link below:

    Concentration game 

     

    6) Read the article in KidsInfoBits by clicking on link below:

    Article

     

    7) Watch the video in PBS learning media by clicking on link below:

    Holiday Video

     

    8) Try the Thanksgiving Dinner challenge by clicking on link below:

    Dinner Challenge

     

    9) Try the gobble squabble in abcya:

    GobbleSquabble

     

    10) Do the Turkey Touchdown in abcya:

    Turkey Touchdown game

     

    11) Watch the Daniel the Tiger video on being thankful:

    Video

     

    12) Watch a Charlie Brown Thanksgiving video by clicking on the link below:

    Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

     

    13) Try a crossword puzzle:

    Crossword in abcya

    Crossword puzzle

     

    14)Take a virtual tour of Plymouth Plantation by clicking on link below and browsing the site.

    Virtual Tour

     

    15) Watch this video on how to prepare Thanksgiving food in space:

    Video

     

    16) Watch video in BrainPop

    BrainPopThanksgiving video

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  • November Holidays 2020

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 11/13/2020

    Kindergarten Only*** Review your letters using Starfall by clicking on link below:

    Starfall ABC's

     

    *** Practice finding letters on the keyboard by clicking on link below to Keyboard Jump and select 'Easy' levels:

    Keyboard Jump 

     

    1) Fill out the November calendar by clicking on link below and pressing play button

    Calendar

     

    2) Try some games to test your smarts in Britannica games by clicking on a link below:

    Match the letters game

    Letter parade

    Word matching

     

    Britannica math games

    Access ID:   hemenway
    Passcode:   hes

     

    3) Do some online coloring, pick a picture by clicking on a blue link below:

    Veteran's Day online coloring

     

    4) Watch a video on Diwali and in BrainPop by clicking on a blue link below and logging in with Clever:

    BrainPop

     

    5) Choose a book in epic to learn aout Veteran's Day by clicking on link below:

    epic books

     

     

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  • October Holidays & Fall Fun

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 11/5/2020

    Learn about holidays celebrated in October!

    Review your letters using Starfall by clicking on link below:

    Starfall ABC's

     

    Then fill out the October calendar in Starfall:

    Calendar

     

    1) Practice typing use Ghost Typing in ABCya.  Put your headphones on to hear directions, click on link below.

    Ghost Typing

      

    2) Watch videos in PBS to learn about Halloween and Day of the dead by clicking on link directly below and pressing play.

    Halloween Holiday video

    Dia De los Muertes Holiday (Day of the Dead) video

     

    3) Do some online coloring of the holidays. Choose your own picture by clicking on link below:

    Halloween online coloring

    Dia de los Muertes online coloring

      

    4) Watch video clip in BrainPop to learn about "El Dia de los Muertes" and Diwali in BrainPop.

    Dia de los Muertes

     

    5) Try a Day of the Dead or Halloween word search by clicking on link below:

    Day of the Dead Word Search

    Halloween Word Search

      

    6) Do the Halloween hop by clicking on link below.

    Halloween Hop

     

    7) Do a crossword in by clicking on link directly below.

    Crossword

     

    8) Watch a video on why the moon turns read this time of year by clicking on link below.

    Video

     

    9) Try the Halloween candy hunt by clicking on link below.

    Candy hunt

     

    10Make a pumpkin by clicking on link below.

    Make a Pumpkin

     

    11) Watch a spooky Halloween science special by clicking on link below.

    Spooky Special

     

    12) Play Pumpkin Boo math with Curious George by clicking on link below.

    Pumpkin Boo

     

    13) Try the Arthur trick or treat math game

    Arthur trick or treat math game

     

    14) Watch a Halloween video on shadows by clicking on link below.

    Shadows Video

     

    15) Do some online coloring of pumpkins. Choose your own picture by clicking on link below:

    Online coloring

     

    16) Carve a pumpkin in ABCya by clicking on link below.

    Pumpkin Carving

     

    17) Review the Halloween party storyboard in PBS by clicking on link below and pressing play.

    Storyboard

     

     

      

     

     

     

     

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  • Fall Means Leaves & Pumpkins!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 10/10/2020

    1) Review your letters using Starfall by clicking on link below:

    Starfall ABC's

     

    2) Practice finding letters on the keyboard by clicking on link below to Keyboard Jump and select 'Easy' levels:

    Keyboard Jump 

     

    3) Fill out the October calendar in Starfall by clicking on link below:

    Starfall Calendar

     

    4) Do some online coloring of pumpkins. Choose your own picture by clicking on link below:

    Online coloring

    More online coloring

     

    5)  Create your own pumpkin in Starfall by clicking on link below:

    Create your own pumpkin

     

    6Carve a pumpkin in ABCya by clicking on link below.

    Pumpkin Carving

     

    7) Make a pumpkin by clicking on link below.

    Make a Pumpkin

     

    8) Play Pumpkin Boo math with Curious George by clicking on link below.

    Pumpkin Boo

     

    9) Learn about fall by watching this video in BrainPopJr.

    Fall video

     

    10) Try the pumpkin memory game by clicking on link below:

    Pumpkin memory game

     

    11) Internet Safety video in BrainPopJr. by clicking on link below: 

    Internet Safety video

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

      

     

     

     

     

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  • Celebrate the Fall Season, Apple Picking & Holidays!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 9/24/2020

     Please click on the blue links in order.

     

     *Review your letters using Starfall by clicking on link below:

    Starfall ABC's

     

     1) Practice typing or learning where the letters are on the keyboard by clicking on link below and selecting Typing Club Jr. starting with box 1:

    * Keyboard Zoo

     

    2) Fill out the October calendar in Starfall by clicking on link below

    Starfall Calendar

     

    3) Turn leaf watching into a fun color game with Daniel the Tiger in PBS by clicking on link below

    PBSfallvideo

     

    4) Do a fall word search by clicking on link below

    Word search

      

    5) Color the apple sheets using online coloring by clicking on links below

    Apple

    Apple2

    Hello Kitty Apples

    Snow White Poisoned Apple

     

    6) Use your mouse skills to smash the worm, in this fun interactive activity by clicking on link below

    Smash the Worm

     

    7) Watch Daniel feed apples to the hungry dragon by clicking on link below

    Hungry Dragon

     

    8) Pick apples with Curious George pby clicking on link below

    Curious George

     

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  • Library media Review

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 9/10/2020 1:00:00 AM

    Hello,

    Welcome back to school and library media class! 

      

    Please click on the blue links in order.

     

    *Review your letters using Starfall by clicking on link below:

    Starfall ABC's

     

     1) Practice typing or learning where the letters are on the keyboard by clicking on Keyboard Zoo:

    Keyboard Zoo

     

    2) Fill out the September calendar in Starfall by clicking on link below

    Starfall Calendar

     

    3) Next, practice double-clicking by by clicking on link below and clicking on the mouse to begin:

    Double Pointing

       

    4) Practice double-clicking with a bee and honey game by by clicking on link below:

    Double Pointing

     

    5) Grow a garden as you practice more mouse and computer skills by clicking on link below:

    Mouse Skills

     

    6) Mouse skills: Click on bubbles as fast as you can, by clicking on link below:

    Bubble clicking activity

     

    7) Make a design by dragging your mouse, by clicking on link below:

     Drag Design

     

    8) Counting using the catepillar, by clicking on link below:

     Counting

     

    9) Watch a Back to School Video in BrainPopJr. and take the easy quiz by clicking on link below

    School Video

     

    10) Do some mouse and pointer training by clicking on link below:

    Mouse and Pointer 

     

    Extra: Watch some back to school videos below:

    Back to School holiday video

     

    * Understanding Classroom Rules

     

    * Mister Roger & Daniel the Tiger

       

    * Franklin Goes Back to School

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • Summer vacation is almost here!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 6/15/2020

    SUMMER VACATION IS ALMOST HERE! Click on June and summer vacation links below!

    But 1st practice typing using Dance Mat link below.  Scroll down the page and play level 4...learning more keys and practice captilazing.

    DanceMat Level4

     

    1 * Read and do fun June and summer activities on Starfall including the June Calendar and Growing Flowers activities by clicking on link below.

    June Calendar

     

    2 * Grow some flowers in Starfall by clicking on link below.

    Growing Flowers

     

    3 * Watch the Summer Vacation Holiday Video by clicking on link below.

    Summer Vacation Video in PBS

     

    4 * Do a summer vacation word search by clicking on one of the links below.

    Word Search Grade K

    Word Search Grade 2

    Word Search Grade 3

     

    5 * Do some online coloring, pick a picture below, skip ad and press color. 

    Beach picture

    Relaxing on a hammock

     

    6 * Learn about Summer in BrainPopJr. by clicking on link below.

    BrainPopJr.

      

    7 *Play a memory game in  by clicking on link below.

    Memory Game

     

    8 * Try the summer crossword by clicking on link below.

    Crossword

      

    9 *Watch one of the quick videos on summer activities by clicking one of the links below.

    Olivia Goes to the Beach

    Olivia YouTube

      

    Peppa Pig Camping Holiday

    Peppa Pig Camping Holiday YouTube

     

    Rat-a-Tat Summer CHill

    Rat-a-Tat Chill YouTube

     

    Have an amazing summer!!!

      

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • Celebrate Flag Day!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 6/3/2020

    Before we start our unit on the American flag, practice typing use the application called Dance Mat. Put on your headphones to hear directions and click on link below!

    Dance Mat

     

    Learn about Flag Day, our next national holiday in June!

    American Flag

    1) Read/listen to article in Kids Info Bits by clicking below:

    Flag Day article

     

    2) Listen to flag day song in YouTube by clicking on link below:

    Flag day music

     

    3) Review the storyboard in PBS by clicking below:

    PBS Storyboard

     

    4) Do a word search in PBS by clicking below:

    Word search

     

    5) Online color a Flag Day picture of your choice by clicking below:

    Online coloring 

     

    6) Try a crossword puzzle by clicking below:

    Crossword puzzle

     

    7) Learn about American symbols including the flag by watching this BrainPopJr. video, try the quiz

    BrainPopJr. video

     

    8) Check out the Betsy Ross museum virtual tour by clicking below:

    Museum tour

     

    SUMMER VACATION IS ALMOST HERE!

     

     

    Click on the summer vacation links below!

     

    Summer Vacation Holiday Video

    Summer Vacation Video in PBS

     

    Do the summer vacation word search

    Word Search

     

    Watch one of the quick shows below:

    Olivia Goes to the Beach

    Olivia YouTube

     

    Berenstein Bears Go to Camp

    Berenstein Bears YouTube

     

    Arthur's Family Vacation

    Arthur's Family Vacation YouTube

     

    Peppa Pig Camping Holiday

    Peppa Pig Camping Holiday YouTube

     

    Rat-a-Tat Summer CHill

    Rat-a-Tat Chill YouTube

     

    Hawaii Pug-Oh

    Hawaii Pug-O Video

     

    Practice math by selecting your grade and numbers in abcya.com

    abcya.com

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