Weekly assignments for K-2

  • Lean about April Holidays, Customs & Traditions!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 4/1/2021

    Learn about April holidays, customs & traditions!

     

    But 1st practice typing first: click on link, log on with clever and click on the yellow button to continue your lesson.

    Link to Typing.com

     

    1) Fill out the April monthly calendar by clicking on link directly below.

    Calendar

     

    2) Learn about April Fool's Day by watching this clip in PBS Learning Media; just click on link below

    April Fools Day Video

     

    3) Challenge yourself to a word search by clicking on link below:

    Crossword

    4) Learn about the Passover holiday by clicking on link below:

    Passover video

     

    5) Learn about Easter by reviewing this interactive in PBS Learning Media; just click on lin below:

    Easter video interactive

     

    6) Try an Easter word search by clicking on link below:

    Easter word search

     

    7) Challenge yourself to an Easter crossword by clicking on link below:

    Easter Crossword

     

    8) Enjoy fun Easter activities by clicking on links below.

    Make an Easter Egg

    Easter Egg Hunt 

     

    9) Do some online coloring by clicking on link and scrolling down to choose a Passover picture:

    Online Easter coloring

     

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  • Spring is here!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 3/24/2021

     

    Spring is here! Click on links below to learn about the season of Spring.

    Spring

    Remember to practice typing first: click on link, log on with clever and click on the yellow button to continue your lesson.

    Link to Typing.com

     

    1) Fill out the monthly calendar by clicking on link directly below.

    Calendar

     

    2) Visit the garden shop and help grow flowers by clicking on link directly below:

    Grow a garden

     

    3) Try the spring word hunt by clicking on the link below:

    Spring word hunt

     

    4) Do some online coloring of a Spring picture by clicking on link below and scroll down to choose a picture you like:

    Spring Pictures

     

    5) Paint a picture of Spring using online paint by clicking link below:

    Online paint

      

    6) Dress for the weather by clicking on link below:

    Dress for weather activity

      

    7) How good are you at identifing bird calls?  Try it on this cool link at online musem Exploratorium!

    Bird call guessing game

     

    8) Grow a garden by clicking on link below:

    Grow a garden

     

    9) Learn about women's history month by clicking on link below:

    Celebrate Women's History

     

    10) Help build your own park with Nature Cat by clicking on link directly below and pressing play button.

    Build a Park

     

    11) Watch Peep and The Big Wide World Spring video by clicking on link directly below.

    Video 

     

    12) Watch Sesame Street video on the seasons by clicking on link directly below.

    PBS video

      

    13) Read along with an e-book on Spring by clicking on link below.

    Spring book

     

    14) Learn about the spring season in BrainPopJr. by clicking on link below and watching the spring video and trying the drag and drop game. Log in using Clever

    BrainPopJr.

     

     

     

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  • Celebrate St. Patrick's Day!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 3/15/2021

    Let's learn about St. Patrick's Day by clicking on links below!

    St.Pats

    Practice typing: click on link, log on with clever and click on the yellow button to continue your lesson.

    Link to Typing.com

     

    1) Launch the storyboard in PBS to read fun facts and watch a  video on the St. Patrick's Day holiday by clicking on link below:

    Storyboard & Video

     

    2) Work on the calendar and then find a four leaf clover in StarFall by clicking on link below:

    Calendar

     

    3) Find the four leaf clovers in this fun Starfall activity:

    Four Leaf Activity

     

    4) Color St. Patrick's Day pictures online by clicking on link below and scroll down to choose a picture:

    Online coloring

     

    5) Try a word search in ABCya by clicking on link below:

    Word Search

      

    6) Do a shamrock hunt in ABCya by clicking on link below:

    Shamrock Hunt 

      

    7) Try a crossword in ABCya by clicking on link below:

    Crossword

      

    8) Spot the difference by clicking on link below:

    Spot the Difference

      

    9) Watch the Irish jig dance performed by kid in PBS by clicking on link below:

    Irish Dance Video

     

    10) Choose an online book to read in epic.  Click on link, enter passcode: pja7391 and enter as guest.

    Epic books on St. Patrick's Day

     

    11) Learn about the country of Ireland in National Geographic by clicking on link below:

    Ireland Country info

     

    12) Take a quiz in National Geographic to test your knowledge or Ireland and St. Patrick's Day

    Quiz 

     

    13) Listen to a St. Patty's Day story by clicking on link below.

    Story

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • Gingerbread Fun!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 2/25/2021

    Practice typing: click on link, log on with clever and click on the yellow button to continue your lesson.

    Link to Typing.com

     Gingerbread

    1) Practice letters that spell gingerbread in Starfall by clicking on link below:

    Starfall 

     

    2) Work on the calendar by clicking on link below:

    Calendar

     

    3) Make a gingerbread cookie by clicking on link below:

    Gingerbread cookie

     

    4) Color a gingerbread cookie online by clicking on link below:

    Online coloring

     

    5) Read an online book on gingerbread by clicking on link below:

    Online story

     

    6) Build a Gingerbread house by clicking on link below:

    Gingerbread House

     

    7) Do Gingerbread counting by clicking on link below:

    Counting

     

    8) Do gingerbread matching by clicking on link below:

    Matching

     

    9) Make cookies with Ruff Ruffman by clicking on link below:

    Make Cookies

     

    10) Watch this SuperWHy on Hansel & Gretel by clicking on link below:

    Super Why video

     

    11) Explore some other gingerbread activities by clicking link below:

    Gingerbread activities

     

     

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  • Valentine's Day

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 2/24/2021

    This week we're celebrating Valentine's Day! 

     

    But first practice typing using Typing.com, log in with clever and press the yellow button to continue lesson:

    Typing,com

    VALENTINE'S DAY

    Valentine's

    1) Do the February calendar:

    Calendar 

     

    2) Learn about the Valentine's Day holiday by watching video below:

    Holiday Video

     

    3) Celebrate Valentine's Day by creating a card by clicking on link below:

    Valentine's Day

     

    4) Do some online coloring by clicking on link below and selecting a picture:

    Online coloring

      

    5) Try a Valentine's Day Hunt by clicking on links below:

    Valentine's Day Hunt

     

    6) Do a Valentine's Day word search by clicking on link below:

    Word Search

     

    7) Count valentine hearts  by clicking on link below:

    Counting

     

    8) Do a Valentine Day puzzle by clicking on link below:

    Puzzle

     

    9) Do some more online coloring by clicking on link below:

    Online coloring

    Online coloring 2

     

    10) Read a Froggy Valentine's Day e-book,

     Froggy's 1st Kiss by clicking on link below:

    Froggy's book

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  • Presidents Day

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 2/18/2021

    Learn about Presidents Day!

    Presidents Day

    But first practice typing using Typing.com by clicking on link below:

    Typing.com

     

    1) Fill out the calendar by clicking on link below:

    Calendar

     

    2) Watch the holiday video to learn more about Presidents Day by clicking on link below:

    Presidents Day Video and info

     

    3) Try a word search by clicking on link below:

    Word Search

     

    4) Choose a past president to color online by clicking on link below, scrolling down and selecting a president:

    Online coloring

     

    5) Challenge yourself to a crossword by clicking on link below:

    Crossword

     

    6) Learn about the office of the President by watching the video in BrainPopJr., remember to log-in:

    BrainPopJr.

     

    7) Read the Scholastic book on the job of the president:

    Job of the President book

     

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  • Groundhog Day!

    Posted by Karen Rothwell on 2/1/2021

     Today we're celebrating Groundhog Day celebrated every February 2nd.

    Groundhog

     But first practice typing using Typing.com, log in with clever and press the yellow button to continue your lesson:

    Typing.com

     

    1) Let's work on the Calendar by clicking on blue link below:

    Calendar

     

    2) Watch a Groundhog Day holiday video by clicking on blue link below:

    Groundhog Holiday Video

     

    3) Color a groundhog by clicking on blue link below:

    Color groundhog

    More groundhog pictures

     

    4) Do a fun groundhog activity in Starfall by clicking on blue link below:

    Groundhog activity

     

    5) Watch a fun video clip called "The Groundhog Way" in PBS by clicking on link below:

    Groundhog Video

     

    6) Try a groundhog word search by clicking on link below:

    Word Search K

    Word Search 1

    Word Search 2

    Word Search 3

      

    7) Try completing the pipe puzzle activity, connecting pipes to help Phil makes his way ouf the burrow.

    Pipe puzzle

     

    8) Try a crossword puzzle by clicking on link below.

    Crossword Grade K-2

    Crossword Grade 3-5

     

    9) Learn about the groundhog animal by reviewing information in National Geographic by clicking on link below:

    Groundhog Animal Facts

     

    10) Learn about hibernation in BrainPop Jr. by clicking on link below and logging in:

    Hibernation

     

    11) Do a groundhog day online puzzle.  Click on link and scroll down to view puzzle, press play, shuffle and begin:

    Puzzle

     

    12) Did the groundhog see his shadow? Check out the live feed of groundhog day and explore the official webiste of the Punxsutawney.

     

    13) Groundhog Club and Day news: 

    Groundhog website

     

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  • 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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