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    While school is out, I'm updating and creating activities for students to use. This will allow them to practice and keep up the skills we have been learning in class. None of these activities are for a grade. Feel free to pick and choose from the different activities available. I'll also be compiling a list of educational sites that are offering free activities during this time. Again, pick and choose what you like. If you have any questions, feel free to message me on Class Dojo or Remind. You can also chat with me in Ms. Smith's Zoom Room M-F 10a-11a & 2p-3p.

    • Distance Learning Webpage - here is Kelley's Distance Learning Webpage with activities from our counselor, librarian, P.E., music, & STEAM teachers.
    • Clever - click on the three horizontal bars in the upper right hand corner of this page and click the circle that says Clever. Students will need to login using Office 365 Login (firstnamelastname@moorestudents.com) with their student ID (lunch number) for their password. Students can also use their purple folder sent home in their distance learning packets to help login with their Clever badge (it will ask to use your device's camera). I've updated & compiled additional activities for students to choose from under my teacher page (students are familiar with the setup) and under the district apps section.
    • Lexia - under Clever activities - phonics and reading activities
    • MyOn - under Clever activities - ebooks for students to read (or have books read to them) & take comprehension tests (similar to AR). I've also created lists of books for students to read. These are not for a grade. Students may choose from any or all of the books in the lists provided.
    • Moby Max - under Clever activities - students use this to practice math facts. They can also use it to practice a variety of other skills that I have opened up for them to use.
    • Spelling City - under Clever activities - under Search, then Teachers/Parents; type in my name (Amanda Smith), scroll until you see my name next to Kelley Elementary, then click my name. Spelling activities with old spelling lists.
    • Pearson Bridge - under Clever activities (under District apps) - our math textbook online. I'm creating and have created activities for students to practice math skills. These are not for a grade. Students may choose from any or all of the activities in each lesson.
    • Wonders (McGraw-Hill) - under Clever activities (under District apps) - our reading textbook online. Feel free to read previous or new stories. There are activities to go along with stories and practice reading and phonics skills. These are not for a grade. Students may choose from any or all of the activities made available to them on the site.
    • The Survivor Tree - this is a read aloud created by MPS staff members for the 25th anniversary of Murrah Bombing on April 19, 1995. It is a moving story from the point of view of the Survivor Tree and beautifully illustrated. Feel free to preview this YouTube read aloud before sharing it with your child.
    • Oklahoma Science Museum - the place we took our class field trip to is doing activities every day on Facebook Live! This link is to their daily schedule of activities. They also have different activities shared on their SMOatHome page.
    • Really Good Stuff - this link provides some amazingly helpful resources for free that you can use at home with your child
    • Paper Airplanes - this link is to a step-by-step process for you and your child to test three different designs for paper airplanes. There are written directions as well as videos to show how to make each airplane design.
    • Spring Time Story Starters - this link will take you to a list of journal topics and story starters for spring time creative writing
    • At Home Math Activities (Evan-Moor) - this resources is provided by Evan-Moor to give you some ideas on math activities you can do at home with your children
    • Pioneer Library System - while our public libraries are temporarily closed, you can still access ebooks and more online.
    • PBS Kids
    • National Geographic Kids
    • Colorations - lists of crafts you can do at home with step-by-step directions
    • Krokotak - variety of arts & crafts with directions and videos to help
    • Storytime from Space - videos of astronauts reading children's books from the International Space Station!
    • Read Works - create a free account and have your child read short articles, practice vocabulary, and answer comprehension questions about the articles
    • Read Write Think - free activities, lessons, games, and more to grow and encourage reading and writing
    • Storyline Online - a variety of children's picture books read by actors & actresses. There are even a list of questions and activities you can do to go along with the stories.
    • Scholastic Learn at Home - free daily fiction & nonfiction stories to read, with activities to go along with the stories for the day. These are grouped from PreK-9th grade. There are additional resources for parents to extend learning at home.
    • Creative Ideas - here's a list of 52 creative activities you can choose from to do at home with your child from Crayola